Hippocrates

c.460 - 400 BC

A Quote by Hippocrates on excess, nature, health, regimen, and change

All excesses are inimical to Nature.  It is safer to proceed a little at a time, especially when changing from one regimen to another.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on food, medicine, and health

Let your food be your medicine, and your medicine be your food.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on fact, science, opinion, knowledge, and ignorance

There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on cure, treat, health, disease, and comfort

Cure sometimes
Treat often
Comfort always

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on ethics, medicine, and harm

Primum non nocere. (First, do no harm.)

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates

Nature itself is the best physician.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on doctor, medicine, and self care

If you are not your own doctor, you are a fool.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on art, difficulty, experience, judgment, life, and opportunity

Life is short, the art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

Source: Aphorisms

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A Quote by Hippocrates on good and remedies

To do nothing is sometimes a good remedy.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Hippocrates on ignorance, judgment, medicine, and practice

Medicine is the most distinguished of all the arts, but through the ignorance of those who practice it, and of those who casually judge such practitioners, it is now of all the arts by far the least esteemed.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

Source: Law

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