The Medical Brief: A Monthly Journal of Scientific Medicine and Surgery, Volume 36

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Page 634 - Master of human destinies am I ! Fame, love and fortune on my footsteps wait, Cities and fields I walk ; I penetrate Deserts and seas remote, and passing by Hovel and mart and palace, soon or late . I knock unbidden once at every gate! If sleeping wake, if feasting rise before . I turn away. It is the hour of fate...
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Page 282 - I have entertained, — that hardly any weight is to be given to the evidence of what are called scientific witnesses. They come with such a bias on their minds to support the cause in which they are embarked, that hardly any weight should be given to their evidence.
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