Quotations by William J. Mayo
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Born: Saturday, June 29, 1861
Died: Friday, July 28, 1939 (78 years old)
A specialist is a man who knows more and more about less and less.
Given one well-trained physician of the highest type he will do better work for a thousand people than ten specialists.
(Keywords: Work, People, Will)
Lord, deliver me from the man who never makes a mistake, and also from the man who makes the same mistake twice.
(Keywords: Mistake, Man)
The aim of medicine is to prevent disease and prolong life, the ideal of medicine is to eliminate the need of a physician.
(Keywords: Life, Disease, Medicine)