Prescription is a physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient
Water, air, and cleanness are the chief articles in my pharmacy
Medicines are only fit for old people
In the medical profession a horse and carriage are more necessary than any scientific knowledge


On Anger: "For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind."
On Destiny: "Our destiny exercises its influence over us even when, as yet, we have not learned its nature: it is our future that lays down the law of our today."
Human, All Too Human
On Friendship: "A crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love."