Disease Quotes

The diseases of the present have little in common with the diseases of the past save that we die of them.

It is with disease of the mind, as with those of the body; we are half dead before we understand our disorder, and half cured when we do.

Diseases desperate grown. By desperate appliance are relieved, Or not at all. (Hamlet)

We classify disease as error, which nothing but Truth or Mind can heal.

Life is a disease; and the only difference between one another is the stage of the disease at which he lives.

It is dainty to be sick, if you have leisure and convenience for it.

Virtually every human problem thus appears to be a disease and every remedy for it is viewed as a treatment. The result is that democracy, limited government, and the rule of law are replaced by “pharmacracy,” unlimited government, and the rule of medical discretion. As in a theocracy, where people are obsessed with religion and […]

Every physician almost hath his favorite disease.

Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less, in human beings of whom they know nothing.

Viewed from the summit of reason, all life looks like a malignant disease and the world like a madhouse.