Quotes and Sayings about Doctors
Never ask a surgeon whether you need an operation.
My doctor gave me six months to live but when I couldn’t pay the bill, he gave me six months more.
One of the biggest lies ever: The doctor will be with you in a couple of minutes.
Doctors cut, burn, and torture the sick, and then demand of them an undeserved fee for such services.
- Heraclitus of Ephesus
The practice of medicine is a thinker’s art, the practice of surgery a plumber s.
- Martin H
The presence of the doctor is the beginning of the cure.
There are more old drunkards than old physicians.
Nature is better than a middling doctor.
God heals and the doctor takes the fee.
After all, a doctor is just to put your mind at rest.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
The best doctor is the one you run to and can’t find.
- Denis Diderot
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
Doctors are generally dull dogs.
- John Wilson
The reason doctors are so dangerous is that they believe in what they are doing.
- Robert S. Mendelsohn
Whenever a doctor cannot do good, he must be kept from doing harm.
Every patient is a doctor after his cure.
Doctors are great- – as long as you don’t need them.
- Edward E. Rosenbaum
It is the duty of a doctor to prolong life and it is not his duty to prolong the act of dying.
The doctors are always changing their opinions. They always have some new fad.
- David Lloyd George
Nursing would be a dream job if there were no doctors.
Cure the disease and kill the patient.
Doctors put a wall up between themselves and their patients; nurses broke it down.
- Jodi Picoult
When a doctor does go wrong he is the first of criminals. He has nerve and he has knowledge.
Nature, time and patience are the three great physicians.