Time is generally the best doctor.
My doctor told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother.
A male doctor will probably not be able to examine a Muslim woman.
If your doctor won't discuss your health with you, you need to change doctors. We want patients to be concerned and be responsible for their health. We want them involved.
It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
A doctor, like anyone else who has to deal with human beings, each of them unique, cannot be a scientist; he is either, like the surgeon, a craftsman, or, like the physician and the psychologist, an artist. This means that in order to be a good doctor a man must also have a good character, that is to say, whatever weaknesses and foibles he may have, he must love his fellow human beings in the concrete and desire their good before his own.
Illness is the doctor to whom we pay most heed; to kindness, to knowledge, we make promise only; pain we obey.
Three-quarters of the sicknesses of intelligent people come from their intelligence. They need at least a doctor who can understand this sickness.
My doctor explained that exercise and diet changes might help and that I also might need a medication.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients and, like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
The kind of doctor I want is one who when he's not examining me is home studying medicine.
The idea of winning a doctor's degree gradually assumed the aspect of a great moral struggle, and the moral fight possessed immense attraction for me.
How can a doctor judge a woman's sanity by merely bidding her good morning and refusing to hear her pleas for release? Even the sick ones know it is useless to say anything, for the answer will be that it is their imagination.
A doctor is fascinated by death, and pain. And how much pain a man can endure.
Yet it looks as if the thing we use to solve our problems with is the source of our problems. It's like going to the doctor and having him make you ill. In fact, in 20% of medical cases we do apparently have that going on. But in the case of thought, its far over 20%.
I married a wonderful doctor, and I was very happy - period.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
Under the AHP approach, the average small business might be able to offer their employees one or two insurance plans, and that employee of the small business would have no idea whether their doctor was going to be a apart of one of those plans.
A woman tells her doctor, 'I've got a bad back.' The doctor says, 'It's old age.' The woman says, 'I want a second opinion.' The doctor says: 'Okay - you're ugly as well.'
It is reasonable to expect the doctor to recognize that science may not have all the answers to problems of health and healing.
The conscience of the world is so guilty that it always assumes that people who investigate heresies must be heretics; just as if a doctor who studies leprosy must be a leper. Indeed, it is only recently that science has been allowed to study anything without reproach.
The punishment should fit the crime and if a doctor or drug company does harm knowingly or negligently to a patient they should be compensated to make them whole.
I wanted to be a doctor when I was a kid, but I started doing theater in high school because it was a requirement. At first, I was completely irritated. But I ended up loving it.
Music's not like becoming a doctor, who can walk into a community and find people who need him.
When Medicare was first enacted in 1965, it provided coverage for hospitalization, doctor visits and surgeries, but there was no coverage for prescription medications.