Breast Cancer Quotes & Sayings

I was actually very pleased that they let me do it, because I feel very deeply for breast cancer survivors. I don’t have it, but it is in my family. I’ve always been very aware of it. I go for mammograms and checkups.
–Erika Slezak

I have to admit, like so many women, I always knew there was a chance. But like so many women, I never thought it would be me. I never thought I’d hear those devastating words: ‘You have breast cancer.’
–Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Most breast cancer-related deaths can be prevented through simple and painless preventive measures. A late diagnosis can result in more serious, long-term consequences.
–Olympia Snowe

Breast cancer is not just a disease that strikes at women. It strikes at the very heart of who we are as women: how others perceive us, how we perceive ourselves, how we live, work and raise our families-or whether we do these things at all.
–Debbie Wasserman Schultz

People used to say everyone knows someone who’s had breast cancer. In the past few weeks, I’ve learned something else: Everyone has someone close to them who has had breast cancer.
–Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Breast cancer deaths in America have been declining for more than a decade. Much of that success is due to early detection and better treatments for women. I strongly encourage women to get a mammogram.
–Larry Craig

Think about it: Look at the strides of awareness and treatment and tests that women have had with breast cancer, that the gay community has had with AIDS, because they’re active and they talk about it.
–Herbie Mann

I didn’t know anything about breast cancer when I got it.
–Rue McClanahan

This was our last stop. This was it. We had those two embryos that we had banked prior to learning about the breast cancer, and with the medicine she was on, this was our last effort. The prayers were answered.
–Bill Rancic

And I’ll tell you, honestly, folks that I talk to, the 2.5 million breast cancer survivors in America, that I am one of, understand that we’re done with insurance companies dropping us or denying us coverage because of – because we have a preexisting condition.
–Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Well, right now, technically, I have no breast cancer.
–Lynn Redgrave

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

Every woman needs to know the facts. And the fact is, when it comes to breast cancer, every woman is at risk.
–Debbie Wasserman Schultz

This show has shown me how to throw a punch. But watching my future sister-in-law go through breast cancer has also shown me how to take one.
–Charlotte Ross

I do a lot of races for the cure for breast cancer.
–Mary Ann Mobley

Through my attempt to get pregnant through IVF, we sadly found out that I have early stages of breast cancer. It’s been a shock.
–Giuliana Rancic

I have a new found respect for women who have been through breast cancer and this surgery.
–Giuliana Rancic

I started realizing I could be an example for women to not just be aware of breast cancer but to act on it, to make an appointment, to give themselves an exam.
–Giuliana Rancic