Quotes: medicine

Quotes 46 till 60 of 87.

  • Meditation is the only cure for all sicknesses that man is prone to; a single medicine. And I should remind you that the word meditation and medicine come from the same root. Medicine for the body and meditation for the soul. They both bring health.
  • Bernie Siegel
    Bernie Siegel
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    Mind-body medicine should not be an 'alternative,' nor should complementary and integrative medicine be something doctors are not exposed to during their training.
  • Ivan Illich
    Ivan Illich
    Austrian-American theologist, writer 1926-
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    Modern medicine is a negation of health. It isn't organized to serve human health, but only itself, as an institution. It makes more people sick than it heals.
  • Henrik Ibsen
    Henrik Ibsen
    Norwegian dramatist 1828-1906
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    Money may be the husk of many things, but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintances, but not friends; servants, but not faithfulness; days of joy, but not peace and happiness.
  • Bernard Marcus
    Bernard Marcus
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    Nanotechnology in medicine is going to have a major impact on the survival of the human race.
  • Brad Henry
    Brad Henry
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    No one should have to choose between medicine and other necessities. No one should have to use the emergency room every time a child gets sick. And no one should have to live in constant fear that a medical problem will become a financial crisis.
  • Sir William Osler
    Sir William Osler
    Canadian Physician 1849-1919
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    One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.
    Source: Sir William Osler: Aphorisms (1961) p. 105
  • Nicolas Chamfort
    Nicolas Chamfort
    French writer, journalist and playwright 1741-1794
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    Philosophy, like medicine, has plenty of drugs, few good remedies, and hardly any specific cures.
  • Bill James
    Bill James
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    Professionalism in medicine has given us medial miracles for the affluent but hospitals that will charge $35 for aspirin.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    Psychiatric expert testimony: mendacity masquerading as medicine.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    Say you have cancer - you have this broad thing we call cancer; we're going to irradiate you and pump this poisonous material into you and hope more of the bad stuff dies than the good. That is going to seem so medieval when we can fix it on a genetic level, and Foundation Medicine is the first step to diagnosing it on a genetic level.
  • Vance Havner
    Vance Havner
    American writer 1901-1986
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    Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, ''Shake well before using.'' That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    The best medicine I know for rheumatism is to thank the Lord it ain't the gout.
  • Stephen B. Leacock
    Stephen B. Leacock
    Canadian humorist and economist 1869-1944
    Stephen B. Leacock
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    The classics are only primitive literature. They belong to the same class as primitive machinery and primitive music and primitive medicine.