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A faithful friend is the medicine of life. - Anonymous

A physician should take his fee without letting his left hand know what his right hand was doing; it should be taken without a thought, without a look, without a move of the facial muscles; the true physician should hardly be aware that the last friendly grasp of the hand had been made precious by the touch of gold. - Anthony Trollope

And lo, The Hospital, grey, quiet, old, Where Life and Death like friendly chafferers meet. - William Ernest Henley

Death a friend that alone can bring the peace his treasures cannot purchase, and remove the pain his physicians cannot cure. - Mortimer Collins

Don’t tell your friends about your indigestions: ‘How are you!’ is a greeting, not a question. - Arthur Guiterman

I get my exercise acting as a pallbearer to my friends who exercise. - Chauncey Depew

In illness the physician is a father; in convalescence, a friend; when health is restored, he is a guardian. - Brahmanic saying

In illness the physician is a father; in convalescence, a friend; when health is restored, he is a guardian. - Hindu proverb

It is frequently of much importance, not to the comfort only, but to the recovery of the patient, that he should be enabled to look upon his physician as his friend. - Thomas Gisborne

It is our duty, my young friends, to resist old age. - Cicero

Jaundice is the disease that your friends diagnose. - Sir William Osler

Let us show the world that a difference of opinion upon medical subjects is not incompatible with medical friendships; and in so doing, let us throw the whole odium of the hostility of physicians to each other upon their competition for business and money. - Benjamin Rush

Neither the precision of science nor the efficiency of business methods will suffice, for above all else the practitioner must preserve and exercise the kindly indulgence of a considerate friend. - Edward Hickling Bradford

Oh, one soon makes friends with invalids; and I need so much to have someone to live for. - Henrik Ibsen

Physicians are in general the most amiable companions and the best friends, as well as the most learned men I know. - Alexander Pope

Senescence begins, And middle age ends; The day your descendants, Outnumber your friends. - Ogden Nash

Sex is not an antidote for loneliness, feelings of inadequacy, fear of aging, hostility, or an inability to form warm friendships. - Isabel P. Robinault

The British Medical Association is a club of London physicians and surgeons who once a year visit and patronize their professional friends in the country. - Anonymous

The religion of my doctor or my lawyer cannot matter. That consideration has nothing in common with the functions of the friendship they owe me. - Michel de Montaigne

There is not a doctor who desires the health of his friends; not a soldier who desires the peace of his country. - Philemon

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