„We all labour against our own cure, for death is the cure of all diseases.“

—  Thomas Browne, könyv Religio Medici

Section 9
Religio Medici (1643), Part II

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Thomas Browne fénykép
Thomas Browne78
English polymath 1605 - 1682

Hasonló idézetek

Marcus Tullius Cicero fénykép

„Philosophy is certainly the medicine of the soul. Its aid is to be sought not from without, as in diseases of the body; and we must labour with all our resources and with all our strength to cure ourselves.“

—  Marcus Tullius Cicero Roman philosopher and statesman -106 - -43 i.e.

Book III, Chapter III; translation by Walter Miller
Tusculanae Disputationes – Tusculan Disputations (45 BC)
Eredeti: (la) Est profecto animi medicina, philosophia; cuius auxilium non ut in corporis morbis petendum est foris, omnibusque opibus viribus, ut nosmet ipsi nobis mederi possimus, elaborandum est.

Robert LeFevre fénykép

„Government is a disease masquerading as its own cure.“

—  Robert LeFevre American libertarian businessman 1911 - 1986

Financial Sense http://www.financialsense.com/fsu/editorials/steer/2007/0805.html Also quoted in “Covert Operation”, Jane Mayer, The New Yorker, (Aug. 30, 2010)

Cormac McCarthy fénykép
Laurell K. Hamilton fénykép

„Death cures all ills. Well, most of them.“

—  Laurell K. Hamilton, könyv Narcissus in Chains

Forrás: Narcissus in Chains

Francis Bacon fénykép

„Cure the disease and kill the patient.“

—  Francis Bacon, könyv Essays

Of Friendship
Essays (1625)
Változat: Cure the disease, and kill the patient.

Michel De Montaigne fénykép

„For a desperate disease a desperate cure.“

—  Michel De Montaigne, könyv Essays

Book II, Ch. 3. The Custom of the Isle of Cea
Essais (1595), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

Hippocrates fénykép

„Those diseases which medicines do not cure, iron cures; those which iron cannot cure, fire cures; and those which fire cannot cure, are to be reckoned wholly incurable.“

—  Hippocrates ancient Greek physician -460 - -370 i.e.

7:87
Variant translation: What cannot be cured by medicaments is cured by the knife, what the knife cannot cure is cured with the searing iron, and whatever this cannot cure must be considered incurable.
Aphorisms

Nisargadatta Maharaj fénykép
Henri Barbusse fénykép
John Milton fénykép
Vanna Bonta fénykép

„"Well, wouldn't that be the ultimate cure?" Aira concluded cheerfully. "The cure for death?"“

—  Vanna Bonta, könyv Flight: A Quantum Fiction Novel

Forrás: Flight: A Quantum Fiction Novel (1995), Ch. 32

Thomas Fuller (writer) fénykép

„2001. Find out thy own Mistakes, and Failings, in order to amend them. A Disease known is half cured.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

Introductio ad prudentiam: Part II (1727)

Anthony Burgess fénykép

„I was cured all right.“

—  Anthony Burgess, könyv A Clockwork Orange

Forrás: A Clockwork Orange

Benjamin Disraeli fénykép

„A canter is the cure for all evil.“

—  Benjamin Disraeli British Conservative politician, writer, aristocrat and Prime Minister 1804 - 1881

Robert Benchley fénykép

„The only cure for a real hangover is death.“

—  Robert Benchley American comedian 1889 - 1945

"Coffee Versus Gin", My Ten Years in a Quandary and How They Grew (1936)

Morris Udall fénykép
Novalis fénykép

„Those who have the disease called Jesus will never be cured.“

—  Brennan Manning writer, American Roman Catholic priest and United States Marine 1934 - 2013

The Relentless Tenderness of Jesus https://books.google.com/books?id=xvv4HcYdxd0C&pg=PA42&dq=%22Those+who+have+the+disease+called+Jesus+will+never+be+cured.%22&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwi9_f7L-JTkAhXJ1VkKHfSGDHUQ6AEwAXoECAEQAg#v=onepage&q=%22Those%20who%20have%20the%20disease%20called%20Jesus%20will%20never%20be%20cured.%22&f=false (1986), p. 42
1980s
Forrás: The Ragamuffin Gospel: Good News for the Bedraggled, Beat-Up, and Burnt Out

Hippocrates fénykép

„For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.“

—  Hippocrates ancient Greek physician -460 - -370 i.e.

1:6; Variant translations:
Extreme remedies are very appropriate for extreme diseases. Compare: "A desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy", Guy Fawkes, in admitting to the Gunpowder Plot; "Diseases desperate grown / By desperate appliance are relieved, / Or not at all", William Shakespeare, Hamlet, Act iv, Scene 3; "For a desperate disease a desperate cure", Michel de Montaigne, The Custom of the Isle of Cea, Chapter iii.
Aphorisms

„Vivisection is the killing of animals to find cures for the diseases caused by eating animals.“

—  Victoria Moran American writer 1950

Quoted in William Harris, The Scientific Basis of Vegetarianism (1995), cap. XVII http://www.vegsource.com/harris/sci_basis/CHAP17.pdf.

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