Physicians of the Utmost Fame
Were called at once; but when they came
They answered, as they took their Fees,
There is no cure for this disease.
Work is the grand cure of all the maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind.
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
For extreme illnesses, extreme treatments are most fitting.
Life is a series of baby steps along the way and if you add up these tiny little steps you take toward your goal, whatever it is, whether it's giving up something, a terrible addiction or trying to work your way through an illness. When you total up those baby steps you'd be amazed over the course of 10 years, the strides you've taken.
Nearly all men die of their medicines, and not of their illnesses.
Cured yesterday of my disease. I died last night of the physician.
One evil in old age is that as your time is come you think every little illness is the beginning of the end. When a man expects to be arrested every knock at the door is an alarm.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
I only care to see doctors when I am in perfect health; then they comfort one, but when one is ill they are most depressing.