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The physician must be able to tell the antecedents, know the present, and foretell the future — must mediate these things, and have two special objects in view with regard to disease, namely, to do good or to do no harm. The art consists in three things — the disease, the patient, and the physician. The physician is the servant of the art, and the patient must combat the disease along with the physician.
— Hippocrates

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Breaking Bad is the best show ever, by Allen St. John

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According to the September 30, 2013 Wall Street Journal (C8, “Overheard”) the fourth most-used term to fill in the Google search

“I want to sell my … “

is

“kidney.”

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And look into the crap we eat, you’ll find a smoking gun.
— The Lost Dogs

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Mark Twain brand maven

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Everyone talks about the weather and here’s someone selling something about it.

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Why we’re wearing under there.

 

primum nil nocere

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