Quotes and Sayings about Doctors
It is the duty of a doctor to prolong life and it is not his duty to prolong the act of dying.
Cure the disease and kill the patient.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
– Erma Bombeck
While doctors consult, the patient dies.
Every patient is a doctor after his cure.
The reason doctors are so dangerous is that they believe in what they are doing.
– Robert S. Mendelsohn
The best doctor is the one you run to and can’t find.
– Denis Diderot
Nature is better than a middling doctor.
Doctors cut, burn, and torture the sick, and then demand of them an undeserved fee for such services.
– Heraclitus of Ephesus
I observe the physician with the same diligence as the disease.
Doctors are generally dull dogs.
– John Wilson
A surgeon should be young a physician old.
When a doctor does go wrong he is the first of criminals. He has nerve and he has knowledge.
Nursing would be a dream job if there were no doctors.
There are more old drunkards than old physicians.
Every invalid is a physician.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
The practice of medicine is a thinker’s art, the practice of surgery a plumber s.
– Martin H
Nature, time and patience are the three great physicians.
After all, a doctor is just to put your mind at rest.
If the doctor cures, the sun sees it; if he kills, the earth hides it.
The first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.
God heals and the doctor takes the fee.
I know of nothing more laughable than a doctor who does not die of old age.
To me, there’s only 5 real jobs in America: Police Officers, Teachers, Firefighters, Doctors, and the Military Service.
– Charles Barkely