William Osler Quote
“Humanity has but three great enemies: fever, famine, and war; of these by far the greatest, by far the most terrible, is fever.”
Vol. I, ch. 14 - The Life of Sir William Osler (1925)
“Commitment. This is my favorite word because in some way, people who are committed are always much more interesting and much more reliable, and much more, I would say, deep than people who are not.”
"Q&A with Carlos Ghosn" published in CNN website on December 7, 2006.
“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”
―Robert A. Heinlein
Quoted as a proverb in Heinlein's book "Glory Road" (1963)
Born: July 12, 1849
Died: December 29, 1919 (aged 70)
Bio: Sir William Osler, 1st Baronet was a Canadian physician. He was one of the Big Four founding professors at Johns Hopkins Hospital as the first Professor of Medicine and founder of the Medical Service there. Osler created the first residency program for specialty training of physicians, and he was the first to bring medical students out of the lecture hall for bedside clinical training.