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Famous Quotes & Quotations About The Medical System - Medicine:

Treat the patient, not the x-ray.
~ James M. Hunter.

Until a physician has killed one or two he is not a physician.
~ Kashmiri Proverb.

Varicose veins are the result of an improper selection of grandparents.
~ William Osler.

When a lot of remedies are suggested for a disease, that means it cannot be cured.
~ Anton Chekhov, The Cherry Orchard.

When fate arrives the physician becomes a fool.
~ Arabic Proverb.

When you are called to a sick man, be sure you know what the matter is - if you do not know, nature can do a great deal better than you can guess.
~ Nicholas de Belleville.

When you no longer know what headache, heartache, or stomachache means without cistern punctures, electrocardiograms and six x-ray plates, you are slipping.
~ Martin H. Fischer.

When you treat a disease, first treat the mind.
~ Chen Jen.

Where a man feels pain he lays his hand.
~ Dutch Proverb.

Who ever thought up the word "Mammogram?" Every time I hear it, I think I'm supposed to put my breast in an envelope and send it to someone.
~ Jan King.

You have a cough? Go home tonight, eat a whole box of Ex-Lax - tomorrow you'll be afraid to cough.
~ Pearl Williams.

You may know the intractability of a disease by its long list of remedies.
~ Alonzo Clark.

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