By William Osler
To a lifelong curiosity in biography as a game i've got further a robust conviction of its worth in schooling ; and so it has occurred that for the occasional deal with a biographical topic used to be usually selected. of these right here gathered, all of that have already seemed within the journals, greater than part care for points of the lifetime of physicians within the usa. In what
better manner may well I exhibit gratitude for the intense kindness skilled in the course of twenty-one years than via a relentless attract the scholars to take as their versions the good males of the career in their personal nation? In no age and in no land have the Hippocratic beliefs been extra absolutely discovered than in a few of
the lives the following portrayed. images similar to those, indifferent as lots of them are from one another, have yet one price to the scholar to waken that priceless caliber of human sympathy that may let him to understand that during the straightforward annals of this kind of occupation because the 'Alabama scholar' a existence should be as ideal
as in a Harvey or a Locke.
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