A Quote by Jack Handey on laughter, medicine, and thought

Dad always thought laughter was the best medicine, which I guess is why several of us died of tuberculosis.

Jack Handey

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A Quote by James William Fulbright on democracy, dissent, faith, medicine, and value

In a democracy dissent is an act of faith. Like medicine, the test of its value is not in its taste, but in its effects.

J. William Fulbright (1905 - 1995)

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A Quote by Thomas Henry Huxley on crime, mankind, medicine, suffering, and wisdom

The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all the other woes of mankind, is wisdom.

Thomas Huxley (1825 - 1895)

Source: Science and Education, 1868.

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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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A Quote by Hippocrates on food and medicine

Let food be your medicine and medicine be your food.

Hippocrates (c.460 - 400 BC)

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A Quote by Henry Ward Beecher on art and medicine

To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.

Henry Ward Beecher (1813 - 1887)

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A Quote by Henrik Ibsen on food, friendship, happiness, health, joy, medicine, money, and peace

Money may be the husk of many things, but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintances, but not friends; servants, but not faithfulness; days of joy, but not peace or happiness.

Henrik Ibsen (1828 - 1906)

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A Quote by Grenville Kleiser on honor, labor, life, medicine, soul, and work

There is honor in labor. Work is the medicine of the soul. It is more: it is your very life, without which you would amount to little.

Grenville Kleiser (1868 - 1953)

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A Quote by George Eliot on fortune, laws, life, medicine, people, and seriousness

The law and medicine should be very serious professions to undertake, should they not? People's lives and fortunes depend on them.

George Eliot (1819 - 1880)

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A Quote by Dr. Guttman, MD on body, death, illness, and medicine

Barn-yard medicine has not given us any vaccination procedure that really protects against illness, but many that endanger the body, that even bring death.

Dr. Guttman

Source: extract from Biologische Heilkunst, 1932

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