Canada Lancet, Volume 46

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Lancet Publishing Company, 1913 - Medicine

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Page 553 - He had raised money and squandered it, by every artifice of acquisition and folly of expense. But let not his frailties be remembered ; he was a very great man.
Page 177 - Knowledge and Wisdom, far from being one, Have ofttimes no connection. Knowledge dwells In heads replete with thoughts of other men ; Wisdom in minds attentive to their own.
Page 367 - A wise physician, skilled our wounds to heal, Is more than armies to the public weal.
Page 313 - ... table of eruptive fevers; incompatibles, poisons and antidotes; directions for effecting artificial respiration; extensive table of doses; an alphabetical table of diseases and their remedies, and directions for ligation of arteries. The record portion contains ruled blanks of various kinds, adapted for noting all details of practice and professional business. Printed on fine, tough paper suitable for either pen or pencil, and bound with the utmost strength in handsome grained leather, The Practitioners'...
Page 178 - The true wisdom is to be always seasonable, and to change with a good grace in changing circumstances. To love playthings well as a child, to lead an adventurous and honourable youth, and to settle when the time arrives, into a green and smiling age, is to be a good artist in life and deserve well of yourself and your neighbour.
Page 319 - July 14, 1898, provided that an essay deemed by the committee of award to 'be worthy of the prize shall have been offered. Essays intended for competition may be upon any subject in medicine, but...
Page 22 - It is better to sit down in a modest ignorance, and rest contented with the natural blessing of our own reasons, than buy the uncertain knowledge of this life with sweat and vexation, which Death gives every fool gratis, and is an accessary of our glorification.
Page 402 - Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot That it do singe yourself: We may outrun, By violent swiftness, that which we run at, And lose by over-running.
Page 24 - Providence, that we may assert, with only an apparent paradox, that, had religion been more pure, it would have been less permanent, and that Christianity has been preserved by means of its corruptions.
Page 309 - A Text-Book of Obstetrics. By BARTON COOKE HIRST, MD, Professor of Obstetrics in the University of Pennsylvania. Handsome octavo of 1013 pages, with 895 illustrations, 53 of them in colors.

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