Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Anyone who believes that anything can be suited to everyone is a great fool, because medicine is practised not on mankind in general, but on every individual in particular. ~Henri de Mondeville
Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food. ~Hippocrates
When diet is wrong medicine is of no use.
When diet is correct medicine is of no need.
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. ~Harvey Cushing
Happiness for me is largely a matter of digestion. ~Lin Yutang
Foolish the doctor who despises the knowledge acquired by the ancients. ~Hippocrates
He that takes medicine and neglects diet, wastes the skill of the physician. ~Chinese Proverb
Let nothing which can be treated by diet be treated by other means. ~Maimonides
The doctor of the future will give no medication, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, diet and in the cause and prevention of disease. ~Thomas Edison