The Role as Physician &
Journey of Hearts
A Healing Place in CyberSpaceTM
Physician & Healer
a collection of quotes from several different sources that described the
essence of why I went into medicine--to take care of patients. These thoughts
convey the idealism of medical care--wanting to care for the sick and provide
support, "until sickness does not come again."
A medicine for the sick
& their physician
May I become a medicine for the
sick and their physician,
their support until sickness
does come not again.
May I become an unfailing store
for the wretched,
and be first to supply them
with their needs.
My own self and my pleasures,
past, present and future,
may I sacrifice without regard,
in order to achieve the welfare
A Healing Spirit
There is a light in this world,
A healing spirit
more powerful than any darkness
we may encounter.
We sometimes lose sight of this
when there is suffering &
too much pain.
Then suddenly, the spirit will
through the lives of ordinary
who hear a call
and answer in extraordinary
Can I Serve?
I love and serve?
is the face of God
I can pray?
brother and my sister.
If we have
belong to each other.
Medicine was about healing,
It must adopt that mission again.
Doctors, nurses and researchers
must recognize that they are the heart of humanity, just as clergymen are
Dr. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Last updated July 29, 1998
of us who became physicians, who heard the calling to become healers, we
must remember what medicine is really all about, "healing and not management,"
and never loose sight that physicians are the "heart of humanity."
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