By William Osler
To a lifelong curiosity in biography as a sport i've got further a robust conviction of its worth in schooling ; and so it has occurred that for the occasional deal with a biographical topic was once usually selected. of these the following accumulated, all of that have already seemed within the journals, greater than part care for features of the lifetime of physicians within the usa. In what
better approach might I express gratitude for the extreme kindness skilled in the course of twenty-one years than by means of a continuing attract the scholars to take as their versions the good males of the occupation in their personal nation? In no age and in no land have the Hippocratic beliefs been extra absolutely learned than in a few of
the lives right here portrayed. photographs akin to those, indifferent as a lot of them are from one another, have yet one worth to the scholar to waken that worthy caliber of human sympathy that may permit him to understand that during the straightforward annals of any such occupation because the 'Alabama scholar' a existence can be as ideal
as in a Harvey or a Locke.
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An Alabama student and other biographical essays (1908) by William Osler