Journal of Therapeutics and Dietetics, Volume 1, Issue 9

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Pitts Edwin Howes
Therapeutic Publishing Company, 1907

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Page 274 - Laertes' head. And these few precepts in thy memory See thou character. Give thy thoughts no tongue, Nor any unproportion'd thought his act. Be thou familiar, but by no means vulgar. The friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, Grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel ; But do not dull thy palm with entertainment Of each new-hatch'd, unfledg'd comrade.
Page 274 - t, that th' opposed may beware of thee. Give every man thine ear, but few thy voice: Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment. Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy, But not expressed in fancy; rich, not gaudy; For the apparel oft proclaims the man; And they in France, of the best rank and station, Are most select and generous, chief in that.
Page 274 - For we are not sent into this world to do any thing into which we cannot put our hearts. We have certain work to do for our bread, and that is to be done strenuously ; other work to do for our delight, and that is to be done heartily : neither is to be done by halves or shifts, but with a will ; and what is not worth this effort is not to be done at all.
Page 267 - In brief, acquit thee bravely ; play the man. Look not on pleasures as they come, but go. Defer not the least virtue : life's poor span Make not an ell, by trifling in thy woe. If thou do ill, the joy fades, not the pains : If well, the pain doth fade, the joy remains.
Page 264 - The knowledge which a man can use is the only real knowledge, the only knowledge which has life and growth in it, and converts itself into practical power. The rest hangs like dust about the brain, or dries like raindrops off the stones.
Page 274 - Beware Of entrance to a quarrel : but, being in, Bear't that the opposed may beware of thee. Give every man thine ear, but few thy voice : Take each man's censure, but reserve thy judgment.
Page 277 - For a similar reason it is often advisable to restrict the consumption of fluids after severe hemorrhage, in spite of the great thirst of which the patient usually complains, for the vascular strain which any increase in volume of the circulating fluid must inevitably bring about may be quite sufficient to start the bleeding afresh. INFLUENCE OF WATER ON DIGESTION. The first point which it is necessary to emphasize in this connection is that water is not absorbed by the mucous membrane of the stomach...
Page 288 - By Joseph McFarland, MD, Professor of Pathology and Bacteriology in the Medico-Chirurgical College, Philadelphia; Pathologist to the Philadelphia Hospital and to the Medico-Chirurgical Hospital, Philadelphia.
Page xviii - Circular 21 of this office, has been received, found to be in proper form and is regularly filed. The serial number attached thereto is No. 10. Respectfully.

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