By Peter McDonald
The Oxford publication of scientific Quotations offers a superbly pleasing and eclectic variety of quotations overlaying all features of medication during the a long time. It profound statements from well-known scientists with witty one-liners from the likes of Woody Allen and Spike Milligan. jam-packed with thousands of quotations, it's a booklet that any one within the clinical occupation, or with an curiosity in wellbeing and fitness, will locate a useful resource of reference hand massive leisure.
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Introduction to Paediatric Radiology Sir Hugh Cairns ‒ Australian-born British neurosurgeon and Professor of Surgery, Oxford, UK . . a good doctor is one who is shrewd in diagnosis and wise treatment; but, more than that, he is a person who never spares himself in the interest of his patients . . Lancet : () English poet What deep wounds ever closed without a scar? Child Harold’s Pilgrimage Canto III, Stanza What men call gallantry, and gods adultery, Is much more common where the climate’s sultry.
Essays (Second series) ‘Nominalist and Realist’ Sanity is very rare: every man almost, and every woman, has a dash of madness. English sailors’ proverb The only cure for sea-sickness is to sit on the shady side of an old brick church in the country. Ennius – BC Roman poet How like us is that ugly brute, the ape! On the Nature of the Gods (Cicero) Journals All diseases run into one, old age. Journals It is dainty to be sick if you have leisure and convenience for it. Journals Vol. V Men resemble their contemporaries even more than their progenitors.
Dublin c. – US epidemiologist Each advancing age period of life shows a steady and consistent rise in suicide frequency. Attributed Rene J. Dubos – French-born US bacteriologist Physicians and public health officials, like soldiers, are always equipped to fight the last war. The Dreams of Reason Ch. IV In medicine even more than in other fields of science, theories and practice have always been under the sway of a priori philosophical attitudes and rationalized beliefs. The Dreams of Reason Ch.
Oxford Dictionary of Medical Quotations by Peter McDonald