Quotes: medicine

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  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    The poets did well to conjoin music and medicine, because the office of medicine is but to tune the curious harp of man's body.
  • The practice of medicine is a thinker's art, the practice of surgery a plumber s.
  • Albert Pike
    Albert Pike
    American attorney, soldier, writer, and Freemason 1809-1891
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    The universal medicine for the Soul is the Supreme Reason and Absolute Justice; for the mind, mathematical and practical Truth; for the body, the Quintessence, a combination of light and gold.
  • Robert Lynd
    Robert Lynd
    American sociologist 1892-1970
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    The virtue of a medicine probably lies to a considerable extent in the will to get well with which one purchases it.
  • Charles Prince Of Wales
    Charles Prince Of Wales
    British heir apparent to the throne 1948-
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    The whole imposing edifice of modern medicine is like the celebrated tower of Pisa - slightly off balance.
  • Charles Bukowski
    Charles Bukowski
    American writer 1920-1994
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    The whole LSD, STP, marijuana, heroin, hashish, prescription cough medicine crowd suffers from the ''Watchtower'' itch: you gotta be with us, man, or you're out, you're dead. This pitch is a continual and seeming MUST with those who use the stuff. It's no wonder they keep getting busted.
  • Gerald F. Lieberman
    Gerald F. Lieberman
    American writer
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    There are three subjects on which the knowledge of the medical profession in general is woefully weak; they are manners, morals, and medicine.
  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    There is no medicine to cure hatred.
  • Albert Claude
    Albert Claude
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    This familiarity with a respected physician and my appreciation of his work, or the tragedy I experienced with the long, tormented agony and death of my mother might have influenced me in wanting to study medicine. It was not the case.
  • Henry Ward Beecher
    Henry Ward Beecher
    American Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, and speaker 1813-1887
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    To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.
  • Hippocrates
    Hippocrates
    Greek physician 460BC-370BC
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    Walking is a man's best medicine.
  • Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
    Elisabeth Kübler-Ross
    Swiss-American psychiatrist 1926-2004
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    We have to ask ourselves whether medicine is to remain a humanitarian and respected profession or a new but depersonalized science in the service of prolonging life rather than diminishing human suffering.
  • Charles Kingsley
    Charles Kingsley
    British writer 1819-1875
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    We ought to reverence books; to look on them as useful and mighty things. If they are good and true, whether they are about religion, politics, farming, trade, law, or medicine, they are the message of Christ, the maker of all things - the teacher of all truth.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    You should read books like you take medicine, by advice, and not by advertisement.