Love is a temporary insanity curable by marriage or by removal of the patient from the influences under which he incurred the disorder.
Vertigo, it was thought at the time, could only be caused by a disease of the cerebellum. He observed this kind of patient for years and saw absolutely no symptoms of brain disease.
The doubt of an earnest, thoughtful, patient and laborious mind is worthy of respect. In such doubt may be found indeed more faith than in half the creeds.
Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.
If I were a medical man, I should prescribe a holiday to any patient who considered his work important.
In that worthiest of all struggles, the struggle for self-mastery and goodness, we are far less patient with ourselves than God is with us.
The patient. The pine tree seems to listen, the fir tree to wait: and both without impatience: - they give no thought to the little people beneath them devoured by their impatience and their curiosity.
The best doctors and the best hospitals in America, if they cannot get the patient information they need when they need it, it can lead to morbid consequences: Higher mortality.
I tell my brethren in Palestine: be patient and continue your blessed struggle. We did not forget you. We are still healing another wound in the Muslim nation, which is the occupation of our land by the Americans. Your battle and ours are one and the same.
It is singular how impatient men are with overpraise of others, how patient of overpraise of themselves; and yet the one does them no injury, while the other may be their ruin.
The test of good manners is to be patient with bad ones.
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
By rights, is a lonely and introspective occupation, for nobody can describe a fool to the life without much patient self-inspection.
By rights, satire is a lonely and introspective occupation, for nobody can describe a fool to the life without much patient self-inspection.
Tidy fees are the most effective remedy, both for the doctor and the patient.
Expensive medicines are always good: if not for the patient, at least for the druggist
This life is a hospital in which every patient is possessed with a desire to change his bed.
It is much more important to know what sort of a patient has a disease than what sort of a disease a patient has.
A physician who treats himself has a fool for a patient.
Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.
Be patient, for the world is broad and wide.
The difficulty with becoming a patient is that as soon as you get horizontal, part of your being yearns, not for a doctor, but for a medicine man.
I endeavor to be wise when I cannot be merry, easy when I cannot be glad, content with what cannot be mended and patient when there is no redress.
Patient endurance attaineth to all things; who God possesseth in nothing is wanting; alone God sufficeth.