There are more old drunkards than old doctors.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
In illness the physician is a father; in convalescence a friend; when health is restored, he is a guardian.
The great secret of doctors, known only to their wives, but still hidden from the public, is that most things get better by themselves; most things, in fact, are better in the morning.
A doctor should have a falcon’s eye, a girl’s hand, and a lion’s heart.
A half-educated physician is not valuable. He thinks he can cure everything.
If the doctor cures, the sun sees it; but if he kills, the earth hides it.
Regimen is superior to medicine, especially as, from time immemorial, out of every hundred physicians, ninety-eight are charlatans.
No man is a good physician who has never been sick.
A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.