Quotations The Best Quotes About Hospitals  

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A list of the best hospital quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous hospital quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic hospital quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational hospital quotes from that same writer.

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17 9
I would rather be kept alive in the efficient if cold altruism of a large hospital than expire in a gush of warm sympathy in a small one. Aneurin Bevan

18 12
A Hospital is no place to be sick. Samuel Goldwyn

9 5
The most frequent lie in a hospital: it won't hurt. Gerhard Kocher

9 6
How many desolate creatures on the earth have learnt the simple dues of fellowship and social comfort, in a hospital. Elizabeth Barrett Browning

7 4
After each stay in a hospital I live extremely healthy (sometimes up to five days!). Gerhard Kocher

8 7
In a hospital, half of the patients get better food than at home. Gerhard Kocher

8 10
We achieve active mastery over illness and death by delegating all responsibility for their management to physicians, and by exiling the sick and the dying to hospitals. But hospitals serve the convenience of staff not patients: we cannot be properly ill in a hospital, nor die in one decently; we can do so only among those who love and value us. The result is the institutionalized dehumanization of the ill, characteristic of our age. Thomas Szasz