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I think one's feelings waste themselves in words; they ought all to be distilled into actions which bring results.

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How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.

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Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.

  • Sympathy

The very first requirement in a hospital is that it should do the sick no harm.

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Instead of wishing to see more doctors made by women joining what there are, I wish to see as few doctors, either male or female, as possible. For, mark you, the women have made no improvement -- they have only tried to be men and they have only succeeded in being third-rate men.

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The martyr sacrifices themselves entirely in vain. Or rather not in vain; for they make the selfish more selfish, the lazy more lazy, the narrow narrower.

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What the horrors of war are, no one can imagine. They are not wounds and blood and fever, spotted and low, or dysentery, chronic and acute, cold and heat and famine. They are intoxication, drunken brutality, demoralization and disorder on the part of the inferior... jealousies, meanness, indifference, selfish brutality on the part of the superior.

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It may seem a strange principle to enunciate as the very first requirement in a hospital that it should do the sick no harm.

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So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself.

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I have lived and slept in the same bed with English countesses and Prussian farm women... no woman has excited passions among women more than I have.

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I attribute my success to this I never gave or took any excuse.

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How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.  - Florence Nightingale

How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.

I attribute my success to this I never gave or took any excuse. - Florence Nightingale

I attribute my success to this I never gave or took any excuse.

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When Florence Nightingale was born? Florence Nightingale was born on October 16.

Who is Florence Nightingale? Florence Nightingale biography. Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was an English nurse, writer and statistician. She came to prominence during the Crimean War for her pioneering work in nursing, and was dubbed "The Lady with the Lamp" after her habit of making rounds at night to tend injured soldiers. Nightingale laid the foundation stone of professional nursing with the principles summarised in the book Notes on Nursing. The Nightingale Pledge taken by new nurses was named in her honour, and the annual International Nurses Day is celebrated around the world on her birthday.

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