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Harvey Cushing - Quotes

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A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more even than the whole man - he must view the man in his world. ---->>>

The capacity of man himself is only revealed when, under stress and responsibility, he breaks through his educational shell, and he may then be a splendid surprise to himself no less than to this teachers. ---->>>

I would like to see the day when somebody would be appointed surgeon somewhere who had no hands, for the operative part is the least part of the work. ---->>>

In these days when science is clearly in the saddle and when our knowledge of disease is advancing at a breathless pace, we are apt to forget that not all can ride and that he also serves who waits and who applies what the horseman discovers. ---->>>

Standardization of our educational systems is apt to stamp out individualism and defeat the very ends of education by leveling the product down rather than up. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: April 8, 1869
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, US
Die: 10-07, 1939
Occupation: Scientist
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Harvey Williams Cushing (April 8, 1869 – October 7, 1939) was an American neurosurgeon. A pioneer of brain surgery, he was the first person to describe Cushing's disease. Together with Ernest Sachs, he is known as the "father of neurosurgery."(wikipedia)