The Best Massage Quotes
The Origins of Massage Therapy
There are so many wonderful benefits to getting a massage. This is a holistic practice that dates back to ancient times, especially in China, Egypt and India. It is so prized that the first known Chinese text on massage therapy found its way into what is now known as “The Yellow Emperor’s Classic Book of Internal Medicine”.
Of course, from these early ancient practices, many types of massages have evolved and spreaded around the world. With the Swedish Massage, more popularly known in the Western countries to the other many equally well-sought-after Asian or Eastern types of massages. Namely, Shiatsu, Thai, Indonesian and Lomi-Lomi. 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 Many Wonders of A Massage
Here is a selection of our favourite and best massage quotes, including some from well-known personalities and celebrities, that best express and capture what a massage or just a touch can do for one’s health, mind, body and soul. In addition, they also accentuate how a massage can add value to personal lives and 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. No matter how busy you are, just make sure you regularly schedule and show up for your massages. Our award-winning Equilibrium Massages, a collection of 9 different bespoke massages using specifically blended nutrient and essential oils, are highly recommended for high-achievers to 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 considered a luxury. That 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, a professional massage can do even more 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.” – Buddha
[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 duty.]
An Inspiration to Massage Practitioners
We hope you have enjoyed the above best massage quotes as much as we have in curating them for you. For us, as an award-winning spa and massage practitioner, the above quotes brilliantly re-affirm the myriad and wondrous benefits that we have been delivering to our clientele. And from which, in return, our therapists have gained tremendous personal satisfaction. Without doubt, these uplifting quotes are also a constant inspiration to us to continuously innovate and take our massage services to the next level.
The Holistic Massage Benefits and More
Furthermore, it is indeed gratifying for us that, other than the holistic benefits of a massage for the mind, body and soul, we have also all along been advocating. 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.
As such, 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 a CEO of a Singapore listed company. The CEO admitted that more business ideas and solutions had sparked while on the massage bed at our Spa than at the conference table in the board room.
And not forgetting, our die-hard members, especially the ladies, who still look amazingly good and youthful for their age. They somehow knew that a massage is a definite must-have as part of their beauty arsenal, other than of course, our impeccable facials.
The Best Place in Singapore for A Massage
Hence, to our discerning clients and for those in the know, our spa is one of the best places in Singapore to get the most out of a massage. So, take heed and schedule your regular massages for all the beautifying and rejuvenating reasons. And if you are Singapore, we look forward to seeing you on our massage bed.