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On the whole, age comes more gently to those who have some doorway into an abstract world-art, or philosophy, or learning-regions where the years are scarcely noticed and the young and old can meet in a pale truthful light.
"When one door of happiness closes, another one opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us."
"Be wise with speed . A fool at forty is a fool indeed."
"Until you have learned to be tolerant with those who do not always agree with you until you have cultivated the habit of saying some kind word of those whom you do not admire until you have formed the habit of looking for the good instead of the bad there is in others, you will be neither successful nor happy."
"The headline reads, "Docs say patients make them prescribe useless antibiotics." This puts a physician in roughly the same predicament as a serial killer. The latter says, "Stop me before I kill again, while the former says, "Stop me before I prescribe again.""
Nicolas Martin, www.iatrogenic.org
"Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."