Even diseases have lost their prestige, there aren't so many of them left. Think it over... no more syphilis, no more clap, no more typhoid... antibiotics have taken half the tragedy out of medicine.
— LouisFerdinand Celine

The greatest analgesic, soporific, stimulant, tranquilizer, narcotic, and to some extent even antibiotic --in short, the closest thing to a genuine panacea --known to medical science is work.
Thomas Szasz antibiotics quote

We give antibiotics to every cow, every lamb, every chicken. ... This is like being at war, and giving somebody your secret code. We're telling the germs out there how to fight us.
— Stephen Petranek

I had these fangs because I had jaundice when I was a kid and I was put on so many antibiotics that my teeth rotted. They had to cut them out. So I never had milk teeth. That was tough, you know, being in school having photos taken while I was pretending I had teeth. It was hideous.
— Charlize Theron

The trouble with being a hypochondriac these days is that antibiotics have cured all the good diseases.
— antibiotics quotation by Caskie Stinnett