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Paracelsus

Birthdate: 10. November 1493
Date of death: 24. September 1541

Paracelsus , born Theophrastus von Hohenheim , was a Swiss physician, alchemist, and astrologer of the German Renaissance.He was a pioneer in several aspects of the "medical revolution" of the Renaissance, emphasizing the value of observation in combination with received wisdom. He is credited as the "father of toxicology". Paracelsus also had a substantial impact as a prophet or diviner, his "Prognostications" being studied by Rosicrucians in the 1600s. Paracelsianism is the early modern medical movement inspired by the study of his works.

Citát „What else is the help of medicine than love?“

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„The art of medicine has its roots in the heart.“

—  Paracelsus

Context: The art of medicine has its roots in the heart. If your heart is false, then also the doctor in you is false. If it is fair, then also the doctor is fair.

„Here on earth the Kingdom of God begins.“

—  Paracelsus

Context: What we should be after death, we have to attain in life, i. e. holiness and bliss. Here on earth the Kingdom of God begins.

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