Christiaan Barnard

Christiaan Barnard

South African surgeon who in 1969 made the world's first heart transplant surgery
The individual is the brain, not the heart.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For a dying man it is not a difficult decision [to agree to become the world's first heart transplant] ... because he knows he is at the end. If a lion chases you to the bank of a river filled with crocodiles, you will leap into the water convinced you have a chance to swim to the other side. But you would not accept such odds if there were no lion.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is infinitely better to transplant a heart than to bury it to be devoured by worms.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If the poor overweight jogger only knew how far he had to run to work off the calories in a crust of bread he might find it better in terms of pound per mile to go to a massage parlor.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [10/11/2011 09:10:20]
It is infinitely better to transplant a heart than to bury it so it can be devoured by worms.More Christiaan Barnard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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