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"My dad was diagnosed with cancer, so we ended up burying him a year to the day that he was diagnosed." - Sean William Scott

"My dad was diagnosed with cancer, so we ended up burying him a year to the day that he was diagnosed." - Seann William Scott

"I am involved with so many charitable organizations. Lung Cancer because of my dad, Breast Cancer because as a woman and mother of two daughters I have to be, Lupus for my sister, Crohn's disease for a dear friend, as well as Oceana and The Plastic Pollution Coalition because we have to be responsible to save the planet!" - Lois Robbins

"We have forgotten that curing cancer starts with preventing cancer in the first place." - David Agus

"From time to time, I'll look back through the personal journals I've scribbled in throughout my life, the keepers of my raw thoughts and emotions. The words poured forth after my dad died, when I went through a divorce, and after I was diagnosed with breast cancer. There are so many what-ifs scribbled on those pages." - Hoda Kotb

"People with cancer like to wear jogging suits." - Kathy Griffin

"I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004." - Laura Ziskin

"My dad was good with actions." - William Shatner

"About 80% of women diagnosed with breast cancer do not have a single relative with breast cancer." - Kristi Funk

"More than 10 million Americans are living with cancer, and they demonstrate the ever-increasing possibility of living beyond cancer." - Sheryl Crow

"In the poem "C," the crows are associated with cancer, because I had suffered a cancer scare." - Shirley Geok-lin Lim

"People's view of cancer will change when they have their own relationship with cancer, which everyone will, at some point." - Laura Linney

"My grandfather and my uncle both died from colorectal cancer, my dad almost died from it and I have the gene for it." - Kareem Abduljabbar

"My dad died from pancreatic cancer at 54... I'm making sure I'm eating my vegetables and staying away from the red meat." - Chumlee

"My grandfather and my uncle both died from colorectal cancer, my dad almost died from it and I have the gene for it." - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"Cancer has been unfortunately in my life. My mom's best friend is kicking ass in her battle with breast cancer. Both of my grandmas had cancer. I recently lost a friend to cancer." - Marla Sokoloff

"Suggesting I hate people with religion because I hate religion is like suggesting I hate people with cancer because I hate cancer." - Ricky Gervais

"Telling someone with depression to pull themselves together is about as useful as telling someone with cancer to just stop having cancer" - Ricky Gervais

"But in AIA, Anna decides that being a person with cancer who starts a cancer charity is a bit narcissistic, so she starts a charity called The Anna Foundation for People with cancer Who Want to Cure Cholera." - John Green

"The laugh count is right up there with being diagnosed with late-stage cancer." - David Edward

"You don't fight cancer with grants, or heart disease with grants." - Patrick J Kennedy

"I think most people associate me with my dad." - Joe Buck

"My dad makes food with very few delicate flavours." - Yotam Ottolenghi

"I'm always on the court with my dad." - Venus Williams

"The odd thing is, that I wrote The Great Spring while I had cancer and it's not about cancer. It was after I was done with cancer that I wrote a book about it." - Natalie Goldberg

"My greatest memories as a kid were playing sports with my dad and watching sports with my dad." - Mark Teixeira

"I feel like I had zero control over getting cancer, but I have 100 percent control over how I will respond to dealing with cancer." - Kay Yow

"I'm no different than others with cancer. I just happen to play professional baseball. I'm part of those statistics that cancer has touched as well." - Eric Davis

"People grow; people grow apart, and cancer... I've had a very in-depth and personal experience with cancer, and it really causes a perspective shift." - Justin Baldoni

"With over 3 million women battling breast cancer today, everywhere you turn there is a mother, daughter, sister, or friend who has been affected by breast cancer." - Betsey Johnson

"I never got along with my dad. Kids used to come up to me and say, "My dad can beat up your dad." I'd say Yeah? When?" - Bill Hicks

"Once you are diagnosed with cancer, time changes. It both speeds up insanely and stops altogether." - Eve Ensler

"Skin cancer became personal to my family when my father was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma," - Landon Donovan

"A conquered nation is like a man with cancer: he can think of nothing else." - George Bernard Shaw

"... I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Suddenly I had to spend all my time getting well." - Gilda Radner

"Mr Obama you're not a healing Jesus, you cause cancer with your bad policies." - Gordon Klingenschmitt

"I have been through a lot of medical trauma. I was diagnosed with breast cancer ." - Lurlene Mcdaniel

"Spending the day with you has been marginally better than watching mother die of cancer." - Arthur M. Jolly

"I'm an honorary ambassador for Stand Up to Cancer, and I'm also associated with St. Jude's." - Sofia Vassilieva

"I've always been very involved in anything that had to do with lung disease or cancer." - Loni Anderson

"I would do away with super PACs. I think it's a cancer." - Kent Conrad

"People with AIDS, cancer and other illnesses need free nonmedical support services." - Marianne Williamson

"Eventually cancer becomes just another annoying thing that you deal with, you know, like cellulite." - Kris Carr

"Skin cancer became personal to my family when my father was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma." - Landon Donovan

"The thing with cancer is that you want to get it as early as you can." - Michael Douglas

"It doesn't make sense that there is only one way of dealing with cancer." - Hayley Mills

"Cancer is a scary thing and you have to deal with it seriously." - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"Until I was diagnosed with mouth cancer, I'd never heard of it." - Jack Wild

"Cancer is a scary thing and you have to deal with it seriously." - Kareem Abduljabbar

"The word 'cancer' carries with it enormous fear, fear for the future, fear for family." - Wayne Swan

"Whenever women struggle with breast cancer and face better care than ever, that's feminism." - Bell Hooks

"When a person has cancer, the whole family really suffers with her." - Ann Jillian

"My girlfriend's dad runs the Prostate Centre on Wimpole St. in London, and he's chairman of Prostate U.K., which I think is the second-largest prostate cancer charity in Britain." - Christian Cooke

"I know it was harder for me taking care of my dad during his cancer than it was going through my own. You feel more helpless as a caregiver." - Mindy Sterling

"My dad died from cancer when I was 18, and my mom was in a really tough spot. So I wanted to try to help at home. I had started doing some technology consulting." - Mike Mccue

"The most surprising fact that people do not know about breast cancer is that about 80% of women diagnosed with breast cancer do not have a single relative with breast cancer. Much more than just family history and inherited genes factor into the breast cancer equation." - Kristi Funk

"Cancer is manageable. That if you deprive cancer of what it wants, by proper nutrition, avoiding toxins, avoiding chemicals and pharmaceuticals, sleeping well, eliminating stress, and balancing hormones with natural bioidentical hormones, you have a real shot at keeping your cancer at bay. In this way, you are managing your cancer." - Suzanne Somers

"I don't need to reiterate the fact that that everyone has a relationship with cancer. Whether it's an individual-personal relationship - whether it's with family or friends - we've all been touched by cancer." - Sheryl Crow

"I do' need to reiterate the fact that that everyone has a relationship with cancer. Whether it's an individual-personal relationship - whether it's with family or friends - we"ve all been touched by cancer." - Sheryl Crow

"I enjoy working with the American Cancer Society because I fully support its mission of saving lives and creating a world with less cancer and more birthdays for everyone." - Larry Fitzgerald

"It's a fact that children with cancer have higher cure rates than adults with cancer, and I wonder if the reason is their natural, unthinking bravery... Adults know too much about failure; they're more cynical and resigned and fearful." - Lance Armstrong

"Cancer don't respect nothing." - David Chase

"Cancer is everybody's cause." - Laura Ziskin

"Cancer is always funny." - Jim Gaffigan

"Cancer is very chaotic." - Kris Carr

"Cancer does not discriminate." - Kellie Pickler

"I'm real good with math, with numbers, like my dad was. I'm pretty much dialed in." - Hulk Hogan

"I speak English with my dad and Swedish with my mom; it's quite schizophrenic." - Joel Kinnaman

"There is no conclusive proof that nicotine's addictive... And the same thing with cigarettes causing emphysema, lung cancer, heart disease." - Rush Limbaugh

"Funds raised create hope for kids with cancer. Research is our top priority for discovering a cure." - Jeff Gordon

"The creator who could put a cancer in a believer's stomach is above being interfered with by prayers." - Bret Harte

"Sadness is more or less like a head cold - with patience, it passes. Depression is like cancer." - Barbara Kingsolver

"I'd like to prove to other people that it's not the end of everything to be diagnosed with cancer." - Christopher Hitchens

"Don't ask a writer what he's working on. It's like asking someone with cancer on the progress of his disease." - Amy Lowell

"The creator who could put a cancer in a believer's stomach is above being interfered with by prayers." - Bret Harte

"With cancer, there's always that doubt-that unknown. The only thing you can do is be positive." - Merril Hoge

"Surgeon General's warning ought to read: Smoking has been determined t0 cause cancer, heart disease & rednecks with seniority." - Bill Hicks

"Do' ask a writer what he's working on. It's like asking someone with cancer on the progress of his disease." - Amy Lowell

"To refrain and desist from interfering with terminal cancer patients, in their use of Laetrile acquired through the 'Affidavit System." - Luther L. Bohanon

"I worked 22 years in the industry, and I noticed that operating systems get cancer with age." - Jean-Louis Gassee

"Cancer had a chance to break me down, but I was determined to fight back with strength and positivity." - Samantha Harris

"The women with high social pressure seem to be amongst the strongest carriers of the possibility of breast cancer." - Caroline Myss

"Many children with cancer in the developing world can be cured. But without appropriate treatment, few survive." - Caitriona Balfe

"I have been extremely lucky; I am a person who is currently living with a cancer that is under control." - Geraldine Ferraro

"I think a lot of people just aren't aware how young you can be and be diagnosed with breast cancer." - Kate Walsh

"We have thousands of patients and family members who are dealing with dual devastation, cancer and the hurricane." - Greg Anderson

"With Alexander's cancer, I was definitely brought to my knees for the first time because of the fear factor." - Cathy Freeman

"I have been unexpectedly confronted with my own mortality as I was told that I had cancer." - Jodi Rell

"Both of my grandmothers were diagnosed with breast cancer - one is a survivor and one passed away." - Jessica Simpson

"My mother did not want cancer to interfere with my life, as she knew it would eventually end hers." - Jenna Morasca

"Together we can make a world where cancer no longer means living with fear, without hope, or worse." - Patrick Swayze

"I will go so far as to say probably smoking had something to do with my pancreatic cancer." - Patrick Swayze

"If you've ever had a brush with cancer, you're always thinking a pain might be something serious." - Ann Jillian

"Fifty years ago my Mother stood on this stage accepting this award; She was fortunate enough to have my Dad with her. Fifty years later, I'm fortunate enough to have my Dad with me. I love you, Dad." - Mariska Hargitay

"You see another side of Draco when he's with his dad. When Draco is with his dad, he doesn't say anything. He keeps his mouth shut. He's sort of bullied by his dad, so he acts very different." - Tom Felton

"One of the pitfalls about writing about illness is that it is very easy to imagine people with cancer as either these wise-beyond-their-years creatures or these sad-eyed tragic people. And the truth is, people living with cancer are very much like people who are not living with cancer. They're every bit as funny and complex and diverse as anyone else." - John Green

"One of the pitfalls of writing about illness is that it is very easy to imagine people with cancer as either these wise, beyond-their-years creatures or else these sad-eyed, tragic people. And the truth is people living with cancer are very much like people who are not living with cancer." - John Green

"What really got me focused on cancer was when my best friend was diagnosed with breast cancer, and even though she was a well-to-do person, I found that her treatment costs were crippling." - Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

"The Great Walk to Beijing was a fundraiser for my cancer center. It was a three-week trek with fellow cancer thrivers, including celebrities ranging from Joan Rivers to Leeza Gibbons and Olympians." - Olivia Newton-John

"Obviously, it wasn't meant for me to die of cancer at 40. Every day my life surprises me, just like my cancer diagnosis surprised me. But you roll with it. That's our job as humans." - Edie Falco

"So far, I am a cancer survivor, but cancer will be with me for the rest of my life, be it as a nodule, tumor or cell someplace, or in my fears and anxieties," - Kathryn Joosten

"I was working with stem cells as part of a NASA programme. We realised that the science of stem-cell proliferation was also fundamental to cancer cells when cancer enters the phase of metastasis." - Patrick Soon-Shiong

"It's unconscionable that cancer patients get the wrong diagnosis 30 percent of the time and that it takes so long to treat them with appropriate drugs for their cancer." - Patrick Soon-Shiong

"My family has had a lot of trouble with cancer in particular. There are a lot of great causes out there but for me to pick one I would say anything that is cancer related." - Casey James

"I'm praying that was my one little dip in the cancer pool. I hope never to have to revisit that, but I learned a lot, I'm cancer free with a bright and hopeful future." - Julie Gold

"When my sister was diagnosed with cancer in 1989, her doctor told her that the cancer had probably been in her system for 10 years. By the time cancer's diagnosed, it's usually been around for quite a while." - Marianne Williamson

"What really got me focused on cancer was when my best friend was diagnosed with breast cancer, and even though she was a well-to-do person, I found that her treatment costs were crippling." - Kiran Mazumdarshaw

"Surgery for early stage non-small cell lung cancer is standard treatment and is likely curative. Yet, fewer blacks than whites undergo surgery for the disease, leading to a higher mortality rate among blacks with lung cancer," - Henry Ford

"Better treatment and detection methods have also improved the survival rate for people with cancer, and for the first time in history, this year the absolute number of cancer deaths in the U.S. has decreased." - Ike Skelton

"The 'Great Walk to Beijing' was a fundraiser for my cancer center. It was a three-week trek with fellow cancer 'thrivers,' including celebrities ranging from Joan Rivers to Leeza Gibbons and Olympians." - Olivia Newtonjohn

"The Teenage Cancer Trust does incredible work supporting and caring for teenagers and young adults with cancer, and it's a cause that is really close to me and my family." - Florence Welch

"I was working with stem cells as part of a NASA programme. We realised that the science of stem-cell proliferation was also fundamental to cancer cells when cancer enters the phase of metastasis." - Patrick Soonshiong

"It's unconscionable that cancer patients get the wrong diagnosis 30 percent of the time and that it takes so long to treat them with appropriate drugs for their cancer." - Patrick Soonshiong

"Cancer is like another form of life. It's closely related to healthy life. A healthy body is one form of life. Cancer is in a way nature's experiment with life." - Paul Davies

"More people have died in the name of religion than have ever died of cancer. And we try to cure cancer... What makes us take up arms against those who pray to the same God with different words?" - Chuck Austen

"Some wars," he said dismissively. "What am I at war with? My cancer. And what is my cancer? My cancer is me. The tumors are made of me. They're made of me as surely as my brain and my heart is made of me. It is a civil war, Hazel Grace, with a predetermined winner." - John Green

"I never got into fights with kids about whose dad is bigger and who can beat up who. What am I going to say? My dad can kill your dad when he's asleep?" - Mary Brunner

"My dad was a musician, it was just what he did, like another guy's dad drives a meat truck. Our house was normal. We weren't taken with the fact our dad was a musician." - Branford Marsalis

"My dad was a big car guy. If you wanted to spend time with my dad, he was working on the car." - Adam Ferrara

"Growing up with my dad taught me to either lie like a pro or not bother." - Tammara Webber

"Writing this book was very therapeutic because it helped me face my relationship with my dad." - Dexter S. King

"Dad literally carried me around the world with him through the early years of my life," - John Carter Cash

"My dad liked how January went with Jones. My sisters' names are Jina and Jacey Jones" - January Jones

"Even with my daughter now, I kind of know how my dad feels." - Jeff Hardy

"Nolan Ryan helped me with baseball, and my dad passing away gave me a bigger heart." - Randy Johnson

"A dad stands tallest when he kneels to pray with his children." - Rick Warren

"My dad is a little Scottish guy with tattoos all over his arms." - Scott Raab

"Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever." - Anonymous

"I'm a good dad; I spend a lot of time with my kids." - Steve Zahn

"My dad liked how January went with Jones. My sisters' names are Jina and Jacey Jones." - January Jones

"My dad is a pilot so I think I was born with the travel bug." - Isabel Lucas

"My eldest son, Jack, grew up with me as a 'part-time' dad." - Mike Mcgavick

"I'm a homebody. If I'm not working I'm with my family being a dad." - John C Mcginley

"Dad really had little to do with the songs, except to perform them." - Nancy Sinatra

"I usually travel with a lot of people, like my dad, mom and sisters." - Booboo Stewart

"My mom and my dad are ebullient people, and I think I carry that with me." - Michael Stuhlbarg

"I grew up in Greenwich Village. Dad was friends with John Lennon and Yoko Ono." - Yancy Butler

"We all feel really blessed to have been with my dad for these 85 years." - Beau Bridges

"Ash has worked with my dad, so I have to call her Aunty, na?" - Sonam Kapoor

"Zounds! I was never so bethumped with words since I first called my brother's father dad." - William Shakespeare

"Dad loved movies, and I grew up with British comedy. My ultimate favourite is Peter Sellers." - Mike Myers

"I grew up with an extremely funny dad, and my mom is super funny." - Paula Pell

"My dad was very intelligent, had a very strong personality. I was amazed with my father." - Dolores Huerta

"When I think of cancer prevention, I think of cancer vaccines, but I think more broadly of all that we can do to prevent cancer. And part of that is coming up with a vaccine that will work like the vaccines we have for hepatitis B or flu or polio." - Laurie Glimcher

"To be diagnosed with cancer was a frightening thing, and my first reaction was sheer panic, but I was really fortunate that the cancer was caught at such an early stage that I didn't need chemo or radiotherapy. But I know that cancer is a chronic condition, and once you've had it, you're on the list, because it can come back." - Marianne Faithfull

"I joined forces with the American Cancer Society in 2010 as a spokesperson for the N.F.L.'s 'A Crucial Catch' campaign, which benefits the American Cancer Society. This was important to me because I lost my mother to breast cancer, and I have always felt a strong commitment to doing all I can to fight this disease." - Larry Fitzgerald

"For people who are afraid to talk about cancer, for people who are afraid to communicate with their loved ones about it, and for the people who want to pretend cancer doesn't exist, either delaying diagnosis or not getting regular checkups, the consequences can be fatal. Doing nothing about cancer will kill you." - Marlee Matlin

"I didn't believe when I was first told that I have cancer. I thought, 'How can a young person like me get cancer?' I thought it could never happen to me. It took me a while to realise that I was diagnosed with cancer." - Yuvraj Singh

"When they told me I had cancer - a very rare form called appendiceal cancer - I was shocked. But I went straight into battle mode. Every morning, I'd wake up and have an internal conversation with cancer. 'All right, dude,' I'd tell it, 'go ahead and hit me. But I'm going to hit you back even harder.'" - Stuart Scott

"Dr Dean Burk, who has spent more than fifty years in cancer research, mainly at the National Cancer Institute states: 'More people have died in the last thirty years from cancer connected with fluoridation than all the military deaths in the entire history of the United States.'" - Dean Burk



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