Quotes of Clinic

“ I tore it. I'm going to need surgery this week. ”

- Eric Lindros

“ Hospitals have become very aggressive about collecting money. ”

- Nora Johnson

“ Hospital rooms seemt to have vastly more ceiling than any rooms people live in. ”

- Bertha Damon

“ Plastic Surgery: Come as you are, leave as you wish. ”

- Unknown

“ This is another blow. But we're actually walking a little taller because of the heroism at some of our hospitals. ”

- Harry Anderson

“ All of the hospitals, we think, are doing well,... And of course that's our job, to determine that they do well — but not too well. That's what this whole process is about. ”

- John Crowley

“ We decided we wanted the hospitals to have an opportunity to digest this information (before) we would issue a press release. ”

- John Crowley

“ A lot of the hospitals were surprised to learn how many of their patients had died because they often don't follow up. They didn't know. ”

- Joseph Parker

“ Schools are being rebuilt, hospitals are being rebuilt, the infrastructure's coming back up, the oil is starting to flow. ”

- Colin Powell

“ Even top caliber hospitals cannot escape medical mistakes that sometimes result in irreparable damage to patients. ”

- Carl Levin

“ This is going to continue for a long time. Schools and hospitals... this is something we need to stay with for the long haul. ”

- Andre Agassi

“ Hospitals are huge moneymakers. Their executives enjoy big bonuses. ”

- Nora Johnson

“ A trip to the hospital is always a descent into the macabre. I have never trusted a place with shiny floors. ”

- Terry Tempest Williams

“ The hospitals are running out of water, and the sewers aren't working. It's a horrible situation. ”

- Harry Anderson

“ The biggest kick I get is to communicate with those who are exiled from the game - in hospitals, homes, prisons - those who have seldom seen a game, who can't travel to a game, those who are blind. ”

- Jack Buck

“ I was diagnosed with clinical depression. ”

- Tipper Gore

“ You have to have a lot more dedication to what I'll call 'the machine,'... I have 20 percent dedication. What's needed is 110 percent. You can't have it with the level of apathy I have. ”

- Janeane Garofalo

“ We've identified 2,600 beds in hospitals in the 12-state area. In addition to that, we've identified 40,000 beds nationwide, should they be needed. ”

- Mike Leavitt

“ CEOs from all county hospitals signed a memorandum of understanding that allows the sharing of staff and supplies during disasters. We're very proud of it. ”

- Jerry Martin

“ We need to make headway on strengthening Medicare, providing needed resources to teaching hospitals, rural hospitals, home health agencies and other providers and not just HMOs. ”

- Hillary Clinton

“ I chose the surgery because I had to work. I had to work for my own well-being. I had to be on stage. I had plans to be on stage. ”

- Lynn Redgrave

“ I'm here instead of having shoulder surgery. But I'm not sure which is more painful. ”

- James Caan

“ I later spent… five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey, always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting a legal argument for release. ”

- John Nash

“ Hospitals are only an intermediate stage of civilization. ”

- Florence Nightingale

“ My dad has always taught me these words: care and share. That's why we put on clinics. The only thing I can do is try to give back. If it works, it works. ”

- Tiger Woods

“ Studying literature at Harvard is like learning about women at the Mayo clinic. ”

- Roy Blount Jr.

“ I am not an enormous believer in research being the be-all and end-all. I get suspicious when I read about actors spending six months in a clinic, say, in order to play someone who is sick. ”

- John Hurt

“ Your good friend has just taken a piece of cake out of the garbage and eaten it. You will probably need this information when you check me into the Betty Crocker Clinic. ”

- Cynthia Nixon

“ A Hospital is no place to be sick. ”

- Samuel Goldwyn

“ A church is a hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints. ”

- L. L. Nash
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