The Provincial Medical Journal: A Monthly Review of Medical Science, Literature and Biography, Volume 4

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Page 449 - The longer I live, the more I am certain that the great difference between men, between the feeble and the powerful, the great and the insignificant, is energy — invincible determination ; a purpose once fixed and then death or victory. That quality will do anything that can be done in this world, and no talents, no circumstances, no opportunities, will make a two-legged creature a man without it.
Page 280 - THREE PER CENT Interest allowed on DEPOSITS, repayable on demand. Two PER CENT Interest on CURRENT ACCOUNTS calculated on the minimum monthly balances, when not drawn below ^100.
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Page 496 - I find this conclusion more impressed upon me, — that the greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world is to see something, and tell what it saw in a plain way. Hundreds of people can talk for one who can think, but thousands can think for one who can see. To see clearly is poetry, prophecy, and religion, — all in one.
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Page 276 - ... are enabled to taint the food, water, or air, which people consume. Thus, when a case of Cholera is imported into any place, the disease is not likely to spread, unless in proportion as it finds, locally open to it, certain facilities for spreading by indirect infection.
Page 280 - Both the Oil and Milk are perfectly digested and wholly assimilable and consequently will agree with the most delicate stomach, while the use of the plain Oil or the Emulsions soon injures digestion to such an extent that but a small portion is assimilated. 3d. It is so palatable that many physicians administer it to delicate patients as a preparation of cream. 4th.

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