Quotes: medicine

Quotes 61 till 75 of 87.

  • Sir William Osler
    Sir William Osler
    Canadian Physician 1849-1919
    Sir William Osler
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    The desire to take medicine is perhaps the greatest feature which distinguishes man from animals.
  • Sir William Osler
    Sir William Osler
    Canadian Physician 1849-1919
    Sir William Osler
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    The first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.
  • The Incarnation is the medicine of the soul, undoing the Fall and bringing man to the Tree of Life, and the office of a priest is to administer this medicine in the sacraments.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    The miserable have no other medicine but only hope.
  • Jean Paul
    Jean Paul
    German poet (ps. of Johann P.F. Richter) 1763-1825
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    The only medicine that does women more good than harm is dress.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
    Francis Bacon
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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.
  • Barry Marshall
    Barry Marshall
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    The politics have always been difficult in medicine. There is some truth in the way medical practice is portrayed in TV dramas.
  • 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
    Albert Pike
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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-
    Charles Prince Of Wales
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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
    Charles Bukowski
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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.
  • Ben Goldacre
    Ben Goldacre
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    There are many differences between medicine and teaching, but they have much in common. Both involve craft and personal expertise, learned through experience; but both can be informed by the experience of others.
  • Gerald F. Lieberman
    Gerald F. Lieberman
    American writer
    Gerald F. Lieberman
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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.
  • Bob Barr
    Bob Barr
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    There is no legitimate use whatsoever for marijuana. This is not medicine. This is bogus witchcraft. It has no place in medicine, no place in pain relief...