Quotes: physician

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  • Matthew Prior
    Matthew Prior
    British diplomat, poet 1664-1721
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    Cur'd yesterday of my disease, I died last night of my physician.
  • Bennet Omalu
    Bennet Omalu
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    As a physician, I'm somewhat an advocate of patients. How come, before Mike Webster, no NFL player was told or knew that there was an intrinsic risk of brain damage from playing football?
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    As long as men are liable to die and are desirous to live, a physician will be made fun of, but he will be well paid.
  • Matthew Prior
    Matthew Prior
    British diplomat, poet 1664-1721
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    Cured yesterday of my disease, I died last night of my physician.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console.
  • George Herbert
    George Herbert
    English poet 1593-1633
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    Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
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    Everybody who's a physician, who makes vaccines, who wants to find the cure for cancer. Everybody who wants to do any medical good for humankind got the passion for that before he or she was 10.
  • Given one well-trained physician of the highest type he will do better work for a thousand people than ten specialists.
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    English poet and critic 1772-1834
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    He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medicines.
  • John Donne
    John Donne
    English poet 1572-1632
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    I observe the physician with the same diligence as the disease.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    In politics we presume that everyone who knows how to get votes knows how to administer a city or a state. When we are ill... we do not ask for the handsomest physician, or the most eloquent one.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    Is it not also true that no physician, in so far as he is a physician, considers or enjoins what is for the physician's interest, but that all seek the good of their patients? For we have agreed that a physician strictly so called, is a ruler of bodies, and not a maker of money, have we not?
  • It is a good thing for a physician to have prematurely grey hair and itching piles. The first makes him appear to know more than he does, and the second gives him an expression of concern which the patient interprets as being on his behalf.
  • Kahlil Gibran
    Kahlil Gibran
    Libian painter and writer 1883-1931
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    Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self.
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