An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
QUOTES AND APHORISMS ON PHYSICIANS
Physician -- One upon whom we set our hopes when ill and our dogs when well.
Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914, American author, editor, journalist, "The Devil's Dictionary")
I tended to faint when I saw accident victims in the emergency ward, during surgery, or while drawing blood. [On why he gave up medicine]
Michael Crichton (1942-, American writer, novelist, screenwriter, director, producer)
The two best physicians of them all -- Dr. Laughter and Dr. Sleep.
Gregory Dean Jr.
He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medicines.
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790, American scientist, publisher, diplomat)
As long as men are liable to die and are desirous to live, a physician will be made fun of, but he will be well paid.
Jean De La Bruyere (1645-1696, French classical writer)
There is not a more useful man in the commonwealth than a good physician; and by consequence no worthier a person than he that uses his skill with generosity, and compassion.
Sir Richard Steele (1672-1729, British dramatist, essayist, editor)
Tell me doctor, with all of your defenses, are there any provisions for an attack by killer bees?
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