medicine quotes

Sometimes novels are considered 'important' in the way medicine is - they taste terrible and are difficult to get down your throat, but are good for you.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

My goal was to develop into an independent research scientist studying clinical problems at the laboratory bench, but I felt that postgraduate residency training in internal medicine was necessary.Peter Agre

Medicine's good for some people. Not for me.Shaun Alexander

Superstition's not for me. And I'm not much for medicine either. I know my mind and my body better than anyone else.Henry Allingham

Law and order are the medicine of the body politic and when the body politic gets sick, medicine must be administered.B. R. Ambedkar

The mercy caravans are through there the medicine refugees flowing out. It makes the United States look very bad here. And much more like an occupation force than it did before.Jon Lee Anderson

Alternative medicine plays into this exaggerated notion that you can prevent disease simply by doing the right thing.Marcia Angell

You see that the people who are drawn to alternative medicine are often fairly healthy and they go to alternative medicine for what I call the 'symptoms of life.' Fatigue, joint pains, inability to concentrate, perhaps, the kinds of things that anyone over twenty-five gets at some point.Marcia Angell

Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.W. H. Auden

Therefore in medicine we ought to know the causes of sickness and health.Avicenna

To those who have chosen the profession of medicine, a knowledge of chemistry, and of some branches of natural history, and, indeed, of several other departments of science, affords useful assistance.Charles Babbage

If we want to kill Obamacare and we want to end socialized medicine, it must be done in the next election!Michele Bachmann

Hopefully my music is medicine, some type of antidote for something or some kind of explanation or just to feel good.Erykah Badu

Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.George Balanchine

I find it greatly disturbing that the Bush administration has used political and religious ideologies to influence national policy on science and medicine.Tammy Baldwin

I had always wanted to become a neurologist, which is one of the most demanding vocations in medicine. Where do you stop, after all, with the brain? How does it function? What are its limits? The work seems unending.Roger Bannister

I wanted to be a neurologist. That seemed to be the most difficult, most intriguing, and the most important aspect of medicine, which had links with psychology, aggression, behavior, and human affairs.Roger Bannister

Medicine is the means by which we poor feeble creatures try to keep from dying or aching.P. T. Barnum

For 25 years practicing medicine, I never asked anybody if they were a Republican or a Democratic or an independent and asked if they had insurance or not. I took care of everybody.John Barrasso

For people who don't know me, I practiced medicine in Casper, Wyoming for 25 years as an orthopedic surgeon, taking care of families in Wyoming. I've been chief of staff of the largest hospital in our state. My wife is a breast cancer survivor.John Barrasso