Medicine Quotes

Some remedies are worse than the disease.

Publilius Syrus

It requires a great deal of faith for a man to be cured by his own placebos.

John L. Mcclenahan

A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.


Medicine sometimes snatches away health, sometimes gives it.


There is no medicine to cure hatred

African Proverb

Medicine can only cure curable disease, and then not always

Chinese Proverbs

Medicine, the only profession that labors incessantly to destroy the reason for its existence

James Bryce

Advances in medicine and agriculture have saved vastly more lives than have been lost in all the wars in history.

Dr. Carl Sagan

In medicine, as in statecraft and propaganda, words are sometimes the most powerful drugs we can use.

Dr. Sara Murray Jordan

Poisons and medicine are oftentimes the same substance given with different intents

Peter Mere Latham

Walking is man's best medicine


The desire to take medicine is perhaps the greatest feature which distinguishes man from animals.

William Osler

Mankind has survived all catastrophes. It will also survive modern medicine.

Gerhard Kocher

The purpose of medicine is to prevent significant disease, to decrease pain and to postpone death... Technology has to support these goals-if not, it may even be counterproductive.

Dr. Joel J. Nobel

The best of all medicines is resting and fasting

Benjamin Franklin

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : November 08, 2013
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