Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale

celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing
The world is put back by the death of every one who has to sacrifice the development of his or her peculiar gifts to conventionality.More Florence Nightingale quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.More Florence Nightingale quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Instead of wishing to see more doctors made by women joining what there are, I wish to see as few doctors, either male or female, as possible. For, mark you, the women have made no improvement -- they have only tried to be men and they have only succeeded in being third-rate men.More Florence Nightingale quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.More Florence Nightingale quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The martyr sacrifices themselves entirely in vain. Or rather not in vain; for they make the selfish more selfish, the lazy more lazy, the narrow narrower.More Florence Nightingale quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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