Hippocrates

medical practitioner who is regarded as the father of medicine; author of the Hippocratic oath (circa 460-377 BC)

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A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.Rate it:
As to diseases, make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm.Rate it:
Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a mater of opportunity.Rate it:
Idleness and lack of occupation tend - nay are dragged - towards evil.Rate it:
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 healthRate it:
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 healthRate it:
It is most necessary to know the nature of the spine. One or more vertebrae may or may not go out of place very much and if they do, they are likely to produce serious complications and even death, if not properly adjusted. Many diseases are related to the spine.Rate it:
it would not be a good impression that even the heads can be lax because of Company’s leniencyRate it:
Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.Rate it:
Many admire, few know.Rate it:
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.Rate it:
There are in fact two things, science and opinion the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.Rate it:
Things that are holy are revealed only to men who are holy.Rate it:
To do nothing is sometimes a good remedy.Rate it:
To really know is science; to merely believe you know is ignorance.Rate it:
Walking is man's best medicine.Rate it:

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