There have been some medical schools in which somewhere along the assembly line, a faculty member has informed the students, not so much by what he said but by what he did, that there is an intimate relation between curing and caring.
Hell has been described as a pocket edition of Chicago.
There are people who see nudity in the crotch of every tree
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
It is not the most lovable individuals who stand more in need of love, but the most unlovable
The doctor has been taught to be interested not in health but in disease. What the public is taught is that health is the cure for disease.
The principal contributor to loneliness in this country is television. What happens is that the family 'gets together' alone.
It is work, work that one delights in, that is the surest guarantor of happiness. But even here it is a work that has to be earned by labor in one's earlier years. One should labor so hard in youth that everything one does subsequently is easy by comparison.
The deepest human defeat suffered by human beings is constituted by the difference between what one was capable of becoming and what one has in fact become.
The Good Book one of the most remarkable euphemisms ever copied.
The Good Book -- one of the most remarkable euphemisms ever copied.
Psychosclerosis the hardening of the attitude which causes a person to cease dreaming, seeing, thinking, and leading.
One goes through school, college, medical school and one's internship learning little or nothing about goodness but a good deal about success.
It is work, work that one delights in, that is the surest guarantor of happiness. But even here it is a work that has to be earned by labor in one's earlier years.
By virtue of being born to humanity, every human being has a right to the development and fulfillment of his potentialities as a human being.
The cultured man is an artist, an artist in humanity.
Human beings are the only creatures who are able to behave irrationally in the name of reason.
All education should be directed toward the refinement of the individual's sensibilities in relation not only to one's fellow humans everywhere, but to all living things whatsoever.
The indifference, callousness and contempt that so many people exhibit toward animals is evil first because it results in an incalculably great impoverishment of human spirit.
It is the function of women to teach men how to be human.
Intellect without humanity is not good enough...what the world is suffering from at the present time is not so much an overabundance of intellect as an insufficiency of humanity.
Hatred is love frustrated.
The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.
To admit ignorance is to exhibit wisdom.
The idea is to die young as late as possible.