Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food
Everything in excess is opposed to nature.
To do nothing is also a good remedy.
Many admire, few know.
Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always.
Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.
Wherever the art of medicine is loved, there is also a love of humanity.
Walking is a man's best medicine.
Whenever a doctor cannot do good, he must be kept from doing harm.
Make a habit of two things: to help; or at least to do no harm.
Extreme remedies are very appropriate for extreme diseases.
The life so short, the craft so long to learn.
A wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings, and learn how by his own thought to derive benefit from his illnesses.
It's far more important to know what person the disease has than what disease the person has.
If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too little and not too much, we would have found the safest way to health.
Healing in a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the later ignorance.
It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has.
What medicines do not heal, the lance will; what the lance does not heal, fire will.
Keep a watch also on the faults of the patients, which often make them lie about the taking of things prescribed.
Walking is man's best medicine.
Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
The art is long, life is short.
Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.