One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine. - Sir William Osler
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
The celebrated Galen said that employment was nature's physician. It is indeed so important to happiness that indolence is justly considered the parent of misery.
A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more than even the whole man—he must view the man in his world. - Harvey Williams Cushing
Your healing begins with a step of faith in the Great Physician, Jesus Christ. - Hector Perez
Psychics, astrology, tarot cards - all these mystical non-sense are signs of a weak mind. Whenever such garbage starts grabbing hold of you, seek the help of a physician or therapist. - Abhijit Naskar
Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self. - Kahlil Gibran
Go not for every grief to the physician, nor for every quarrel to the lawyer, nor for every thirst to the pot. - George Herbert
The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his client to plant vines - so they should go as far as possible from home to build their first buildings. - Frank Lloyd Wright
I might have made a tactical error not going to a physician for 20 years. It was one of those phobias that didn't pay off.
O Death the Healer, scorn thou not, I pray, To come to me: of cureless ills thou art The one physician. Pain lays not its touch Upon a corpse. - Aeschylus
Physician, heal thyself. - Bible
Feeling sick, sad? Call on the Great Physician. You don't need an appointment; He will see you right away! - Evinda Lepins
PHYSICIAN, n. One upon whom we set our hopes when ill and our dogs when well. - Ambrose Bierce
The headline reads, "Docs say patients make them prescribe useless antibiotics." This puts a physician in roughly the same predicament as a serial killer. The latter says, "Stop me before I kill again, while the former says, "Stop me before I prescribe again."
Is there no balm in Gilead? is there no physician there? - Bible
Ask me no reason why I love you; for though Love use Reason for his physician, he admits him not for his counsellor. - William Shakespeare
My reason, the physician to my love, angry that his prescriptions are not kept, hath left me. - William Shakespeare
The physician must be able to tell the antecedents, know the present, and foretell the future — must mediate these things, and have two special objects in view with regard to disease, namely, to do good or to do no harm. - Hippocrates
The maladies of the spirit alone, in abstracto, that is, error and sin, can be called diseases of the mind only per analogiam. They come not within the jurisdiction of the physician, but that of the teacher or clergyman, who again are called physicians of the mind only per analogiam. - Ernst Von Feuchtersleben
As a physician, we heal by sharing our bestowed power of knowledge, love, and compassion. - Debasish Mridha
As a physician, I try to heal the mind before healing the body. That’s why most of my patients get better even before they start any medication. - Debasish Mridha