Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a mater of opportunity.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
Walking is man's best medicine.
As to diseases, make a habit of two things - to help, or at least, to do no harm.
Extreme remedies are very appropriate for extreme diseases.
Everything in excess is opposed to nature.
The art is long, life is short
A physician without a knowledge of Astrology has no right to call himself a physician
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.
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult
Men think epilepsy divine, merely because they do not understand it. But if they called everything divine which they do not understand, why, there would be no end to divine things.
Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity.
Let food be your Medicine.
Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food
The life so short, the craft so long to learn.
Everything in excess Is opposed by nature.
Declare the past, diagnose the present, foretell the future.
Eunuchs do not take the gout, nor become bald.
The art is long, life is short, opportunity fleeting, experiment dangerous, judgment difficult.
Life is short, the art long.
Life is short, and Art long; the crisis fleeting; experience perilous, and decision difficult. The physician must not only be prepared to do what is right himself, but also to make the patient, the attendants, and externals cooperate.
With purity and with holiness I will pass my life and practice my Art.
Whatever, in connection with my professional practice, or not in connection with it, I see or hear, in the life of men, which ought not to be spoken of abroad, I will not divulge, as reckoning that all such should be kept secret.
While I continue to keep this Oath unviolated, may it be granted to me to enjoy life and the practice of the art, respected by all men, in all times! But should I trespass and violate this Oath, may the reverse be my lot!