The Best Massage Quotes
Going Back to The Origins of Massage
There are so many wonderful benefits to getting a good therapeutic massage. This is a holistic practice that dates back to ancient times. Historically, back to the earliest of human civilisations, especially in China, Egypt and India.
Ancient Text on Massage
It was well documented that the first known ancient Chinese text on massage therapy found its way into what is now known as “The Yellow Emperor’s Classic Book of Internal Medicine“. Hence, this is how prized the knowledge of the practice was.
The Spread of Massage Around The World
It is also evident that from these early ancient practices, many types of massages have evolved and spread around the world. This includes the Swedish Massage, more popularly known in the Western countries. And of course, the other many equally well-sought-after Asian or Eastern types of massages.
The Asian Massages
Of all the Asian Massages, Shiatsu, Thai, Indonesian and Lomi-Lomi Massage are probably the better-known ones. Invariably, all these Asian Massages must have originated from Chinese’s Tui Na and India’s Ayurvedic massages. And also not to forget the Egyptians, who pioneered reflexology and influenced the therapeutic traditions of Greeks and Romans.
The Power and Many Wonders of A Massage
There are innumerable quotes on the many wonders of a holistic massage, including some from well-known personalities, celebrities and spiritual figures. Indeed, many of them best express and capture what a massage or just a touch can do for one’s health, mind, body and soul. In addition, these quotes also accentuate how a massage can add value to personal lives; and can enhance lifestyles in today’s highly competitive and stressful, and fast-changing society. And even to improve productivity, spark creativity and sustain passion in the corporate world.
Our Favourite and Best Massage Quotes
“When I was living in Los Angeles, I always booked a moisturizing milk-and-honey massage the day before flying to Spain. It was heaven – I never got dry plane skin or felt stiff from sitting in one position.”
– Carolina Herrera, a Venezuelan-American fashion designer known for “exceptional personal style” and for dressing First Ladies from Jacqueline Onassis to Michelle Obama.
[Hence, a massage not only relaxes the body and keep it supple. But it can also naturally and beautifully moisturizes the skin as well with the luxuriating medium ingredients used – in this case milk and honey. We have taken this to the next level with our ever-popular Chocolatier Massage. This aromatically exotic massage uses chocolate (100% cocao) which has four times the amount of anti-oxidants than green tea, and as well as other therapeutic and nourishing properties.]
“I take a massage each week. This isn’t an indulgence, it’s an investment in your full creative expression/productivity/passion and sustained good health.”
– Robin S. Sharma, a Canadian writer and leadership speaker, best known for his bestseller, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari.
[That’s one huge and invaluable advice for corporate titans and executives. Thus, no matter how busy you are, just make sure you regularly schedule and turn up for your massages. Hence, we highly recommend our award-winning Equilibrium Massages, a collection of 9 different bespoke massages using specifically blended nutrient and essential oils, to corporate executives to help them rise and stay at the top.]
“I’ve realized that the most important thing I can do to look good is just treat myself well, whether it’s getting a nice, long massage or just lying low and not going out every single night.”
– Kim Cattrall, an English-Canadian actress and Golden Globe award-winner. She is known for her role as Samantha Jones in the HBO romantic comedy series, Sex and the City.
[As admitted by an award-winning actress, where looking good is so ever important, getting a nice and long massage certainly helps one to not only feel but also look great. This is also why all our signature massages are 90-minute long.]
“To me luxury is to be at home with my daughter, and the occasional massage doesn’t hurt.”
– Olivia Newton-John, an English-Australian singer, songwriter and actress. She is one of the world’s best-selling music artists of all time. She also starred in the now-a-classic-movie, Grease with John Travolta.
[For someone who is so hugely successful, rich and famous, a massage is still considered a luxury. Thus, it says a lot about the wonders and value of a simple but good massage.]
“I always think I look better after a yoga class. It’s the same as a massage. We look so amazing after a massage because we’re relaxed. ”
– Andie MacDowell, American actress and fashion model. She made her first movie debut in Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984). She had modeled for Calvin Klein Inc. and been a spokeswoman for L’Oréal for 25 years.
[You not also feel relaxed but also look amazing after a massage – now ladies, that’s a big beauty tip for you. Hence, it really affirms why a massage is so holistically beneficial, for the mind, body and soul.]
“Massage is the study of anatomy in braille.”
– Jack Meagher, a pioneer in the field of massage therapy.
[A last word on the medical and therapeutic benefits of a massage from a pioneer himself on his specialization.]
More Massage-Related Quotes
“I’ve learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone. People love a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back.”
– Maya Angelou, an internationally acclaimed American poet, memoirist and civil rights activist.
[We are aware of the healing power of touch around us. Hence, can you imagine what a professional massage can do for one’s mind, body and soul. Get a massage today or even better, gift someone a massage. It’s one of the best and most caring gifts you can ever give.]
“A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor’s book.”
– Irish Proverb
[We can probably and safely add in a good and long massage as well in the doctor’s book.]
“The purpose of our lives is to be happy.”
– The 14th Dalai Lama
[A massage certainly helps to uplift our mood by increasing the level of endorphins in our body, and hence making us feel good and happy. So, when you are feeling down or depressed, just get a massage.]
“To keep the body in good health is a duty… otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”
[A regular massage is one of the best ways to keep one’s body in good health. Not only that, it also uplifts the mind and soul. And of course, the best part, is that you get to be blissfully pampered as well in fulfilling your personal responsibiity.]
An Inspiration to All Massage Therapists
We hope you have enjoyed the above best massage quotes as much as we have in curating them. As an award-winning spa and massage practitioner, the above quotes brilliantly re-affirm the enormous and wondrous benefits that we have been delivering to our clients. And from which, our therapists have gained tremendous personal satisfaction. Without doubt, these motivating quotes are also a constant inspiration to us to continuously innovate and take our massage spa practice to the next level.
Beyond The Holistic Massage Benefits
Furthermore, from these massage quotes, it is indeed gratifying for us to know that we right in advocating the positive effects beyond the holistic benefits of a massage for the mind, body and soul. Namely, its inherent beautifying, anti-aging and creativity-inducing properties to our clients. After all, we are renowned for some of the most rejuvenating massages, beautifying and age-defying facials, and blissful body therapies in Singapore, all under one roof.
Our Highly-Prized and Award-Winning Equilibrium Massages
Therefore, it was no surprise that our signature Equilibrium Massages (series of 9 different highly experiential but personalised massages) bagged The Most Innovative/Experimental Massage Award in Harper’s Bazaar Spa Awards 2013. Under the Equilibrium Massages, there is even a Mental Clarity Massage which a hot favourite of many CEOs in Singapore. As a matter of fact, a CEO of a Singapore-listed company admitted that more business ideas and solutions had sparked for him while on the massage bed at our Spa than at the conference table in the board room.
The Beauty Secret Of Youthful-Looking Ladies
And not forgetting, our die-hard members, especially the ladies, who still look amazingly good and youthful at their age. They somehow also knew that a massage is a definite must-have as part of their beauty arsenal, other than of course, our impeccable facials.
Have Your Massages Regularly Without Guilt or Hesitation
Therefore, to our discerning clients and for those in the know, our spa is certainly one of the best places in Singapore to get the most out of a massage. Hence, take heed and schedule your regular pampering massages for all the good and wonderful reasons – including the beautifying and rejuvenating ones. It is definitely better than having to take medicine. It will also be one of the best things you can do for yourself to bring wellness and harmony into your life. And probably for your loved ones too, without any guilt or hesitation. Thus, if you are already doing it, give yourself a high-five.