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Hippocrates Quotes

Ancient Greek Physician

Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease

Category: Disease

Life is short, the art long, opportunity fleeting, experiment treacherous, judgment difficult.

Category: Doctors

Whenever a doctor cannot do good, he must be kept from doing harm.

Category: Doctors

If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too little and not too much, we would have found the safest way to health.

Category: Exercise

To do nothing is also a good remedy.

Category: Indecision

Walking is a man's best medicine.

Category: Medicine

What medicines do not heal, the lance will; what the lance does not heal, fire will.

Category: Medicine

I swear... to hold my teacher in this art equal to my own parents; to make him partner in my livelihood; when he is in need of money to share mine with him; to consider his family as my own brothers and to teach them this art, if they want to learn it, without fee or indenture.

Category: Teachers And Teaching