70 Inspirational Doctor Quotes to Express Your Gratitude

We will share some inspirational doctor quotes, sayings, proverbs (with images and pictures), and happy doctor’s day quotes and wishes.  You can share these quotes with all you want to on Instagram or any other social media account to show your appreciation and gratitude for all physicians, doctors, surgeons, etc who serve us selflessly.

Being a doctor is one of the noblest professions. They heal the sick and are tasked with making life saving decisions. These positive quotes are a tribute to doctors who have helped people round the clock. Big salute to all the heroic doctors, nurses, paramedics and medical staff.

Also See: Prayer for Healing Quotes

In these trying times of 2020 when Coronavirus (Covid-19) has struck the world at large, we see how dedicatedly and selflessly the doctors all around have served the people at large and emerged at true heroes. They haven’t thought about their health, family, personal issues, but worked around the clock to help and heal patients.

Also See: Inspirational Healing Quotes

“A doctor, like anyone else who has to deal with human beings, each of them unique, cannot be a scientist; he is either, like the surgeon, a craftsman, or, like the physician and the psychologist, an artist. This means that in order to be a good doctor a man must also have a good character, that is to say, whatever weaknesses and foibles he may have, he must love his fellow human beings in the concrete and desire their good before his own.” — W. H. Auden

Inspirational Doctor Quotes
Inspirational Doctor Quotes

Inspirational Doctor Quotes

  1. “Study to save lives.”

  2. “Only a doctor can teach how to love life.”

  3. “I gave up my life to learn how to save yours.”

  4. “Dr” is not just my prefix, It’s my superpower.”

  5. “The presence of the doctor is the beginning of the cure.” – Proverb

  6. “A truly amazing doctor is hard to find…and impossible to forget.”

  7. “The best doctor gives the least medicines.”- Benjamin Franklin

  8. “As a caregiver, you see selfless acts everyday.”― Dr. Raj Panjabi

  9. “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.”— Albert Einstein

  10. “Doctor: Your devotion and care brings healing, comfort, and hope.”

  11. “Medicine cure diseases but only doctors can cure patients.”- Carl Jung

  12. “Always remember the privilege it is to be a physician.”― Daniel P. Logan

  13. “God cannot be everywhere so He sent the Doctors with excellence and selflessness.”

  14. “Drugs are not always necessary. Belief in recovery always is.” —Norman Cousins

  15. “Wherever the art of Medicine is loved, there is also a love of Humanity. ”― Hippocrates

  16. “In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.”― Cicero

  17. “People pay the doctor for his trouble; for his kindness they still remain in his debt.”― Seneca

  18. “The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.”— Voltaire

  19. “A good doctor’s comforting and reassuring words are sometimes more powerful than medicines.”

  20. “Not all heroes wear capes. In the midst of the novel coronavirus pandemic, the real heroes wear scrubs.”

  21. “You [future doctors] are off to an amazing, rewarding and exciting life.”― Major W. Bradshaw

  22. “Most doctors are prisoners of their education and shackled by their profession.”― Richard Diaz

  23. “He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.”— Samuel Taylor Coleridge

  24. “To array a man’s will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine.”– Henry Ward Beecher

  25. “Medicines can cure, but a good doctor’s inspirational words can give the strength to fight from within.”

  26. “Observation, Reason, Human Understanding, Courage; these make the physician.”― Martin H. Fischer

  27. “A doctor is not a mechanic. A car doesn’t react with a mechanic, but a human being does.” —Randa Haines

  28. “In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.” — Marcus Tullius Cicero

  29. “It wasn’t the medicines, but your reassuring words gave me the strength to pull through my illness. Thanks, doc. ”

  30. “The good physician treats the disease; the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.” — William Osler

  31. “We get out of life what we put into it. The way we treat others is the way we ourselves get treated.” —Ben Carson

  32. “Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.” — Chinese Proverb

  33. “Let the young know they will never find a more interesting, more instructive book than the patient himself.” —Giorgio Baglivi

  34. “Wear the white coat with dignity and pride,it is an honor and privilege to get to serve the public as a physician.” ― Bill H. Warren

  35. “Because of this deadly disease, I was losing my hope to live. But, doctor you have injected new life in me. You are simply the best. Thank you!”

  36. “I would still ‘do it again’ despite all the difficulty of training and roadblocks to just practice medicine. Truly is worth it!”― James A. Bowden

  37. “The aim of medicine is to prevent disease and prolong life; the ideal of medicine is to eliminate the need of a physician.” —William J. Mayo

  38. “In our job, you will never go home at the end of the day thinking that you haven’t done something valuable and important.”― Suneel Dhand

  39. “The art of healing comes from nature, not from the physician. Therefore, the physician must start from nature, with an open mind.” — Paracelsus

  40. “While the journey seems long and hard at the beginning with perseverance and dedication the rewards at the end last a lifetime.”― William R. Francis

  41. “I always tell my residents to never forget that we have the opportunity to do more good in one day than most people have in a month.”― Suneel Dhand

  42. “A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more than even the whole man — he must view the man in his world.”— Harvey Cushing

  43. “The greatest mistake in the treatment of diseases is that there are physicians for the body and physicians for the soul, although the two cannot be separated.” —Plato

  44. “Sometimes, the best thing we can do for our patients is to tell them what the best behavior is and then negotiate something they can live with.” —Nancy Dickey

  45. “To solve a difficult problem in medicine, don’t study it directly, but rather pursue a curiosity about nature and the rest will follow. Do basic research.”— Roger Kornberg

  46. “…let me congratulate you on the choice of calling which offers a combination of intellectual and moral interests found in no other profession.”― Sir William Olser

  47. “[As a doctor] people will trust you, confide in you, and appreciate your efforts. You can do amazing things for people if you don’t let the system get you down.”― Wes Fischer

  48. “Medicine really matured me as a person because, as a physician, you’re obviously dealing with life and death issues… if you can handle that, you can handle anything.”― Ken Jeong

  49. “We practice medicine that our historical ancestors could only dream of, and we have access to amazing treatments and cures for our patients on a daily basis.”― Suneel Dhand

  50. “I will be able to thank you for your medical services by paying my dues but I will never be able to thank you enough for all the support and advice you gave me as a friend. Thanks, doctor.”

  51. “The awe of discovering the human body. The honor of being trusted to give advice. The gratitude for helping someone through a difficult illness. These things never grow old.”― Danielle Ofri

  52. “[Being a doctor] offers the most complete and constant union of those three qualities which have the greatest charm for pure and active minds – novelty, utility, and charity.”― Sir James Paget

  53. “I remind my fellows, residents and medical students that what we do is a privilege. People let us into the most intimate aspects of their lives, and they look to us to help guide them through very complex and delicate situations.”― Shikha Jain

  54. “I remember the feeling of joy, almost to tears, the day I discharged my first patient from the hospital and the tears that I can never hold back during the miracle of birth. That feeling is reward for our hard work here [in medical school] and in years that follow… I can’t imagine being a doctor without it… I ask you to recall the vigor and happiness of our youths and then, imagine the beauty of that energy channeled into the care of another human being.”― John-Paul H. Dedam
Inspirational Female Doctor Quotes
Inspirational Female Doctor Quotes
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Inspirational Quotes for Doctors Images

Happy Doctor’s Day Quotes and Wishes

  1. “It’s great to know there is always a doctor in the house when I need one! Happy Doctor’s Day!”

  2. “One great advantage of knowing you are getting free check-ups whenever I want! Happy Doctor’s Day!”

  3. “So far I still have all my fingers and my toes, so I suppose you’re doing a great job! Happy Doctor’s Day!”

  4. “The nightmare of my illness slowly became a dream of recovery, all thanks to a wonderful doctor who changed my destiny. Thanks, doc.”

  5. “It is not healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.” – Jesus Christ.

  6. “When there are tears, you are a shoulder, When there is pain, you are a medicine. When there is a tragedy, you are a hope. Happy Doctor’s Day 2021.”

  7. “If every doctor strives to be as caring and generous as you, the world would be filled with smiles and laughter instead of pain and sorrow. Thanks for everything doc.”

  8. “Dear Doctor, thank you for everything you have done for me to keep me in the best of my health. Your efforts have made me a healthier soul. Happy Doctor’s Day to you.”

  9. “Thank you for being much more than just a doctor. You have been a doctor, a counselor, and a guide to me and I owe you so much in my life. Happy Doctor’s Day to you.”

  10. “I think we can both agree it’s useless for me to sign this card—everyone knows our handwriting is illegible! Have this nice, typed “thank you” instead, and Happy Doctor’s Day!”

  11. “You have come into my life as a hope, a hope for a healthier future and I am sure with your treatment, I will be a healthy person one day. Thanks for your time. Happy Doctor’s Day.”

  12. “A doctor is bestowed with the eye to see and treat weakness in mankind. He is the one who can give us hope when we are in doom. Sending warm wishes to you on Doctor’s Day 2021.”

  13. “On this occasion of Doctor’s Day, I express my gratitude to you for always being there for us, for serving us with happiness and for treating our problems. Happy Doctor’s Day to you.”

  14. “Dear Doctor, I feel so confident and safe when I know that I am in your hands. You have always been a savior to me. Thanking you for this wonderful occasion. Happy Doctor’s Day 2021.”

  15. “I am thankful to work alongside you, and I am happy to know that there is someone as dedicated and talented in this field. Happy Doctor’s Day, I hope to celebrate many more beside you!”

  16. “Not everyone gets a chance to thank their doctors. This day I thank God for bringing such a great doctor in my life. Thanks a lot for everything that you have done for me. Happy Doctor’s Day.”

  17. “When we are in tears, we need a shoulder. When we are in pain, we need medicine. But when we are in a tragedy, we need you as you are the hope. Thanks for being there. Happy Doctor’s Day.”

  18. “Not everyone can become a doctor because not every has the knowledge, skill, and patience to offer his services selflessly to the patients…. Wishing a very Happy Doctor’s Day to our highly inspiring doctor.”

  19. “There are days when we are unwell but then we have wonderful doctors like you who are always there to bring us back in shape and make us feel healthy and happy…. You are one such amazing doctor….. Sending you best wishes on Doctor’s Day.”

  20. “I am always sincerely thankful to the world’s best doctor, who is so kind and nice to help the patient and make the recovery fast. I wish as you spread the smiles on the other’s life, God will bless you with many smiles on your face. Happy Doctor’s Day!”
Happy Doctor's Day Quotes
Happy Doctor’s Day Quotes
Happy Doctor's Day Wishes Images
Happy Doctor’s Day Wishes Images


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