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Words of Wisdom and Inspiration Collected by Dr. Chernoff

Chernoff healthy teeth and smiles“To smile confidently and proudly 
is one of life’s greatest delights.”

“We are vastly rewarded for our dental diligence. ”

“More lasting than hairstyles, how you care
for your teeth may be the single biggest
indication of self-concept.”

“A smile increases your face value.”

“You will be as happy as you decide to be.” —Abraham Lincoln

“A lie can travel halfway around the world while truth is putting on its shoes.” —Mark Twain

“A pessimist finds difficulty in every opportunity. 

An optimist finds opportunity in every difficulty.”

“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.”

“It’s our decisions, not the conditions of our lives, that determine our destiny.”

“A person starts to live when he lives outside himself.” —Albert Schweitzer

Chernoff love of teeth and oral health care“Bones, gums, and teeth work in har-
mony as a very special collaboration. 
It is one guide to your total health.”

“There is not one single thing in preventive medicine
that equals the importance of oral hygiene and the
preservation of the teeth.”
—Sir William Osler, English Physician

“There is one quality that one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.”

“Judge your success by the degree that you’re enjoying peace, health and love.”

“Never underestimate the power of a kind word or deed.”

“People love and appreciate others, not just for who they are,
but for how they make us feel.”

“Measure twice, cut once.”

“A prudent man foresees the difficulties ahead and prepares for them:
the simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences.”

“Once you start moving, you are no longer afraid.”

Chernoff healthy patients dance“Take care of your oral health to 
keep your whole body at its best.”

“By maintaining your teeth, you ensure they
are always there when you need them.” 

“If you are not true to your teeth, they will be false to you.”

“Dentistry is not expensive—NEGLECT is.”

“Good thoughts are half of good health.”

“Life isn’t a matter of milestones, but of moments.”

“When you are well, you want the world.
When you are sick, you would give the world to feel well.”

“Change the inner attitudes of your mind to change the outer aspects of your life.”

“Life is a blank canvas, you are the artist.”

“All heroes start out as ordinary people.”

“Courage is the foundation of every testing point.”

Chernoff symbols of personal dental hygiene“A bright smile is the most convincing 
form of communication.”

“Five minutes per day to floss and brush
can add five years to your life.” 

“Only floss the teeth you want to keep.”

“Everyone smiles in the same language.”

“All of life’s difficult questions usually have simple answers.”

“If you are not at the negotiating table, you are probably on the menu.”

“Enjoy what you have attained in life.”

“The definition of insanity is to keep doing things the same way and have different results.”

“Pure beauty exists when the head and heart work together.”

“Put yourself in other's shoes and take the focus off yourself.”

“Rain makes the flowers grow.”

“The purpose of life is not to avoid the storms but to dance in the rain.”

Chernoff healthy teeth and smiles“Happiness is a confident smile. 
Satisfaction is feeling your best.”

“White healthy teeth convey conscientious, health,
prosperity—qualities people want around them—
qualities we wish not only to project, but to live.”

“A smile is worth a thousand words.”

“Smiling is instant medicine, and free.”

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.”

“Your attitude is the first thing people notice about you.”

“Don’t take good health for granted.”

“Don’t underestimate your power to change yourself.”

“Having passion toward something makes the unimaginable—imaginable.”

“We see things with more than just our eyes.”

“The definition of a cynic: someone who knows the price of everything
but the value of nothing.”

Chernoff healthy teeth and smiles“A smile is a curve that 
sets everything straight.”

“Smiling is cheaper than plastic surgery.”

“The main difference between ordinary care
and extraordinary care is a little something extra.”

“Ignore your teeth and they'll go away.”

“Change the inner attitudes of your mind
to change the outer aspects of your life.”

“Spoil your spouse and not your children.”

“Small steps are better than no steps.”

“How you act towards your wife is how your wife acts towards you.” —Daniel Chernoff

“Thoughts can make you sicker than any virus.”

“It’s not about finding the road to happiness but finding happiness along the road.”

“If there were no problems there would be no opportunities.”

“The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of the state of your mind.”

“Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy.” —Gretta Palmer


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  • Teeth as Best Friends” —they are depended upon to help our well being. But, like any healthy relationship, they do need attention.

  • Giving Credit Shares a Legacy” —Dr. Chernoff is a member of the Pankey Institute that supports “Relationship Dentistry.”

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Improve and maintain your oral health. Visit our dental office located in downtown Evanston, convenient to Skokie, Wilmette, and Northern Chicago suburbs. We look forward to helping you! —Dr. Arnold K. Chernoff