Dictionary.net

Loading...

Quotes of physician

  1. I learned very early that our health is always impaired by some excess either of food or abstinence, and I never had any physician except myself. – Giacomo Casanova
  2. It's such a long mission and we get to spend so much time in space... we're doing such exciting research. And I don't want to overemphasize the life science research, but as a physician the life science research that we're doing is extremely exciting. – Laurel Clark
  3. Death is the liberator of him whom freedom cannot release, the physician of him whom medicine cannot cure, and the comforter of him whom time cannot console. – Charles Caleb Colton
  4. A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more even than the whole man- he must view the man in his world. – Harvey Cushing
  5. Much of your pain is the bitter potion by which the physician within you heals your sick self. – Khalil Gibran
  6. Our role is to develop techniques that allow us to provide emergency life -saving procedures to injured patients in an extreme, remote environment without the presence of a physician – Chris Hadfield
  7. Given one well -trained physician of the highest type he will do better work for a thousand people than ten specialists. – William J. Mayo
  8. The aim of medicine is to prevent disease and prolong life, the ideal of medicine is to eliminate the need of a physician – William J. Mayo
  9. The glimpses of human strength and frailty that a physician sees are with me still. – Daniel Nathans
  10. What sense would it make or what would it benfit a physician if he discovered the origin of the diseases but could not cure or alleviate them? – Paracelsus
  11. A physician is not angry at the intemperance of a mad patient, nor does he take it ill to be railed at by a man in fever. Just so should a wise man treat all mankind, as a physician does his patient, and look upon them only as sick and extravagant. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca
  12. To think the world therefore a general Bedlam, or place of madmen, and oneself a physician is the most necessary point of present wisdom: an important imagination, and the way to happiness. – Thomas Traherne

Usage examples for physician

  1. The physician Dr. Addington, of Reading, soon arrived, and went directly to my mother's room. – Trial-of-Mary-Blandy by Roughead, William
  2. And remember that I am now speaking of the true physician – Plato's Republic by Plato
  3. The music ceased, and a former scholar, now a physician in Grenchen, stepped from out of the ranks. – Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  4. It is not, he says, at all serious; but it will make him go to London to see a physician and it is likely to prevent him from getting about. – The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant
  5. A few days after he called in Corvisart, who three years later was appointed first physician to the Emperor. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  6. The official physician now arrived: " Let us examine the servants." – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  7. " Here is something which the physician has pronounced good for you to eat," he said, " but don't try to sit up. – Bolanyo by Opie Percival Read
  8. Oh, then he is your family physician too? – The Man from Jericho by Edwin Carlile Litsey
  9. " My dear sir," said the Chicago man, " this person is himself a physician unless I am very much mistaken. – From Whose Bourne by Robert Barr
  10. The physician stirred uneasily. – Rainbow's End by Rex Beach
  11. I will then explain that I am the court physician and that his majesty, having just heard of the Khanum Effendi's illness, has sent me down to attend her. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  12. He had heard from his friend, the physician who had willingly offered to find a house for Mrs. Stanhope near his own, in the little village of Buchberg, among the mountains. – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  13. The physician let him talk on for some time; then he took his wrist, thus." – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  14. I imagine that a few hours calm sleep will be my best physician – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  15. I shall need an escort, said Aunt Caroline to that astonished physician and you will do very nicely. – The Window-Gazer by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  16. Though not a religious man, he had one holy passion, that of the physician – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  17. " I am sorry to say it," answered the physician having heard of the interesting occasion on which she had engaged to be one of your guests- but, at her age, I must ask for a little more time." – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
  18. Who is your physician – The Garies and Their Friends by Frank J. Webb
  19. He is in great pain; but the physician whom we summoned bade me tell Mistress Margaret that at present he has no fear for his life. – Fair Margaret by H. Rider Haggard
  20. On the threshold he was greeted by the physician – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle

Idioms for