Martin H. Fischer - Quotes

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A good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, the exceptions. ---->>>

Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification. ---->>>

A doctor must work eighteen hours a day and seven days a week. If you cannot console yourself to this, get out of the profession. ---->>>

We humans are the greatest of earth's parasites. ---->>>

In the sick room, ten cents' worth of human understanding equals ten dollars' worth of medical science. ---->>>

Diagnosis is not the end, but the beginning of practice. ---->>>

You must learn to talk clearly. The jargon of scientific terminology which rolls off your tongues is mental garbage. ---->>>

The practice of medicine is a thinker's art the practice of surgery a plumber's. ---->>>

Facts are not science - as the dictionary is not literature. ---->>>

First need in the reform of hospital management? That's easy! The death of all dietitians, and the resurrection of a French chef. ---->>>

Half of the modern drugs could well be thrown out of the window, except that the birds might eat them. ---->>>

A conclusion is the place where you got tired thinking. ---->>>

Research has been called good business, a necessity, a gamble, a game. It is none of these - it's a state of mind. ---->>>

When a man lacks mental balance in pneumonia he is said to be delirious. When he lacks mental balance without the pneumonia, he is pronounced insane by all smart doctors. ---->>>

Don't despise empiric truth. Lots of things work in practice for which the laboratory has never found proof. ---->>>

The great doctors all got their education off dirt pavements and poverty - not marble floors and foundations. ---->>>

Whenever ideas fail, men invent words. ---->>>

Here's good advice for practice: go into partnership with nature; she does more than half the work and asks none of the fee. ---->>>

In diagnosis think of the easy first. ---->>>

Don't confuse hypothesis and theory. The former is a possible explanation; the latter, the correct one. The establishment of theory is the very purpose of science. ---->>>

A man who cannot work without his hypodermic needle is a poor doctor. The amount of narcotic you use is inversely proportional to your skill. ---->>>

Education is the process of driving a set of prejudices down your throat. ---->>>

I find that most men would rather have their bellies opened for five hundred dollars than have a tooth pulled for five. ---->>>

None of the great discoveries was made by a 'specialist' or a 'researcher'. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: November 10, 1879
Die: 01-19, 1962
Occupation: Physicist