Did you know medicine can be defined as the science and art of healing? That is saying less! Read on for some medicine quotes and famous medicine quotations and sayings.

Medicine Quotes

Medicines cure and prevent illnesses as the case maybe. So, saying that medicine is a one of the greatest science developed in the history of the world would be not saying much! The word that is synonymous to medicine is therapy. Medicine is fast becoming more of a therapy with biosciences, regenerative medicine and health sciences. Contemporary medicine has a different approach to this vast subject that saves lives. Medicine can be either herbal or allopathic but all you need is some faith for it to work! Read more about some famous quotations about medicine.

There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won't cure, but I don't know many of them.

- Sylvia Plath

I don't do drugs. I am drugs.

- Salvador Dali

Absence - that common cure of love.

- Lord Byron

Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.

- Lord Byron

Medicine heals doubts as well as diseases.

- Karl Marx

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.

- The Wealth of Nations , Adam Smith

Plastic surgeons are always making mountains out of molehills.

- Dolly Parton

An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.

- Henry David Thoreau

Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.

- Charlie Chaplin

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.

- Titus

The past cannot be cured.

- Elizabeth I

I observe the physician with the same diligence as the disease.

- John Donne

Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body.

- Joseph Addison

When you extend life span, that's really something. That's hard to do.

- George Martin

Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.

- Plutarch

He who studies medicine without books sails an uncharted sea, but he who studies medicine without patients does not go to sea at all.

- William Osler

Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability.

- William Osler

One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.

- William Osler

The young physician starts life with 20 drugs for each disease, and the old physician ends life with one drug for 20 diseases.

- William Osler

Drugs are a bet with your mind

- Jim Morrison

Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it.

- Erma Bombeck

After doing One Fine Day and playing a pediatrician on ER, I'll never have kids. I'm going to have a vasectomy.

- George Clooney

Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.

- Hippocrates

A physician without a knowledge of Astrology has no right to call himself a physician.

- Hippocrates

Healing in a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.

- Hippocrates

Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always.

- Hippocrates

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.

- Hippocrates

It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has.

- Hippocrates

Keep a watch also on the faults of the patients, which often make them lie about the taking of things prescribed.

- Hippocrates

The New England Journal of Medicine reports that 9 out of 10 doctors agree that 1 out of 10 doctors is an idiot.

- Jay Leno

It's bizarre that the produce manager is more important to my children's health than the pediatrician.

- Meryl Streep

I only get ill when I give up drugs.

- Keith Richards

Injections are the best thing ever invented for feeding doctors.

- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Keeping off a large weight loss is a phenomenon about as common in American medicine as an impoverished dermatologist.

- Calvin Marshall Trillin

The more choices we give patients affected by depression, the better we will serve them.

- Carlos Santana

The term clinical depression finds its way into too many conversations these days. One has a sense that a catastrophe has occurred in the psychic landscape.

- Leonard Cohen

Drugs? Every one has a choice and I choose not to do drugs.

- Leonardo DiCaprio

I recently went to a new doctor and noticed he was located in something called the Professional Building. I felt better right away.

- George Carlin

Every time I mention the vagina doctor, you get this little smirk on your face. What have you been up to?

- Ozzy Osbourne

The great secret of doctors, known only to their wives, but still hidden from the public, is that most things get better by themselves; most things, in fact, are better in the morning.

- Lewis Thomas

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