quote by David Livingstone

I am a missionary, heart and soul. God had an only Son, and He was a missionary and a physician. I am a poor, poor imitation of Him, or wish to be. In this service I hope to live; in it I wish to die!

— David Livingstone

Reckoning good physician quotes that are about the great physician

The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

Herbs are the friend of the physician and the pride of cooks.

The physician should not treat the disease but the patient who is suffering from it

How people die remains in the memory of those who live on

By examining the tongue of the patient, physicians find out the diseases of the body, and philosophers the diseases of the mind.

The art of healing comes from nature, not from the physician. Therefore the physician must start from nature, with an open mind.

The trained nurse has become one of the great blessings of humanity, taking a place beside the physician and the priest.

Every physician must be rich in knowledge, and not only of that which is written in books; his patients should be his book, they will never mislead him.

I early conceived a liking for, and sought every opportunity to relieve the sufferings of others.

There are three classes of human beings: men, women and women physicians.

Employment is nature's physician, and is essential to human happiness.

Basketball really had its origin in Indiana, which remains the center of the sport.

Your accumulated offences do not surpass the multitude of God's mercies: your wounds do not surpass the great Physician's skill.

Rogue internet pharmacies continue to pose a serious threat to the health and safety of Americans. Simply put, a few unethical physicians and pharmacists have become drug suppliers to a nation.

I believe that fortitude is key. More than anything, be consistent. Go at it. Go at it. Go at it. When you succeed, don’t forget the responsibility of making somebody else succeed with you.

The physician can bury his mistakes, but the architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.

Trials are medicines which our gracious and wise Physician prescribes because we need them; and he proportions the frequency and weight of them to what the case requires. Let us trust his skill and thank him for his prescription.

Nowhere is wisdom more necessary than in the guidance of charitable impulses.

Meaning well is only half our duty; Thinking right is the other, and equally important, half.

A person who doesn't breathe deeply reduces the life of his body.

If he doesn't move freely, he restricts the life of his body. If he doesn't feel fully, he narrows the life of his body. And if his self-expression is constricted, he limits the life of his body.

Fasting is the greatest remedy-- the physician within.

Doctors most commonly get mixed up between absence of evidence and evidence of abense

He who cures a disease may be the skillfullest, but he that prevents it is the safest physician.

The cure of many diseases remains unknown to the physicians of Hellos (Greece) because they do not study the whole person.

It is simply no longer possible to believe much of the clinical research that is published, or to rely on the judgment of trusted physicians or authoritative medical guidelines. I take no pleasure in this conclusion, which I reached slowly and reluctantly over my two decades as an editor of The New England Journal of Medicine.

Fundamentalists who say they are not going to pay any attention to the charts are like a doctor who says he's not going to take a patient's temperature.

The Physician - The Physician is a novel by Noah Gordon. It is about the life of a Christian English boy in the 11th century who journeys across Europe in order to study

Attending physician - States and Canada, an attending physician (also known as an attending, rendering doc, or staff physician) is a physician (M.D. or D.O.) who has completed

Chief physician - A chief physician, also called a head physician, physician in chief, senior consultant, or chief of medicine, is a physician in a senior management position

Physician assistant - A physician assistant in the United States and Canada, or physician associate in the United Kingdom (PA) is a generalist advanced practice provider which

Emergency physician - An emergency physician is a physician who works at an emergency department to care for ill patients. The emergency physician is a specialist in advanced

Physician burnout - Physician burnout has been classified as a psychological syndrome that can be expressed as a prolonged response to due chronic occupational stressors

Assisted suicide - person. The term usually refers to physician-assisted suicide (PAS), which is suicide that is assisted by a physician or other healthcare provider. Once

Physician to the President - The Physician to the President (also known colloquially as the White House doctor) is the formal and official title of the physician who is director of

Specialty (medicine) - or primary care (family medicine). After completing medical school, physicians or surgeons usually further their medical education in a specific specialty

It is well known among physicians that the best of the nourishing foods is the one that the Moslem religion forbids, i.e., Wine. It contains much good and light nourishment. It is rapidly digested and helps to digest other foods.

We don't let animals suffer, so why humans?

Most psychologists treat the mind as disembodied, a phenomenon with little or no connection to the physical body. Conversely, physicians treat the body with no regard to the mind or the emotions. But the body and mind are not separate, and we cannot treat one without the other.

The most important thing to remember about food labels is that you should avoid foods that have labels.

An osteopath is only a human engineer, who should understand all the laws governing his engine and thereby master disease.

A physician who fails to enter the body of a patient with the lamp of knowledge and understanding can never treat diseases. He should first study all the factors, including environment, which influence a patient's disease, and then prescribe treatment. It is more important to prevent the occurrence of disease than to seek a cure.

When there are kids involved, there's no such thing as divorce.

I became a physician in order to help save lives.

I am at once a physician, a citizen, and a woman, and I am not willing to stand aside and allow the concept of expendable human lives to turn this great land of ours into just another exclusive reservation where only the perfect, the privileged, and the planned have the right to live.

A physician can sometimes parry the scythe of death, but has no power over the sand in the hourglass.

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