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William Osler

"By far the most dangerous foe we have to fight is apathy - indifference from whatever cause, not from a lack of knowledge, but from carelessness, from absorption in other pursuits, from a contempt bred of self satisfaction" William Osler
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"The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today's work superbly well." William Osler
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"The value of experience is not in seeing much, but in seeing wisely." William Osler
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"The future is today." William Osler
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"The greater the ignorance the greater the dogmatism" William Osler
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"No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth; and even the best of men must be content with fragments, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition" William Osler
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"To have a group of cloistered clinicians away completely from the broad current of professional life would be bad for teacher and worse for student. The primary work of a professor of medicine in a medical school is in the wards, teaching his pupils how to deal with patients and their diseases." William Osler
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"To die daily, after the manner of St. Paul, ensures the resurrection of a new man, who makes each day the epitome of life." William Osler
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"It cannot be too often or too forcibly brought home to us that the hope of the profession is with the men who do its daily work in general practice." William Osler
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"Avoid wine and women -- choose a freckly-faced girl for a wife; they are invariably more amiable." William Osler
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"Now the way of life that I preach is a habit to be acquired gradually by long and steady repetition. It is the practice of living for the day only, and for the day's work." William Osler
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"Taking a lady's hand gives her confidence in her physician." William Osler
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"Without egotism and full of feeling, laughter is the music of life." William Osler
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"Half of us are blind, few of us feel, and we are all deaf." William Osler
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"Nothing in life is more wonderful than faith." William Osler
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"There are only two sorts of doctors: those who practice with their brains, and those who practice with their tongues." William Osler
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"To know what has to be done, then do it, comprises the whole philosophy of practical life." William Osler
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"The first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine." William Osler
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"No human being is constituted to know the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth; and even the best of men must be content with fragments, with partial glimpses, never the full fruition." William Osler
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"Observe, record, tabulate, communicate. Use your five senses. Learn to see, learn to hear, learn to feel, learn to smell, and know that by practice alone you can become expert." William Osler
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