Best Nursing Quotes - page 2

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I love to read great quotes that are related to nursing. One of the my favorite nursing quotes is: "They may forget your name but they will never forget how you made them feel." - Maya Angelou Please share your favorite... Read More


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    "I'll be back in two shakes" my most common quote to my patients : )
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    "You know what you gotta do when life gets you down?
    Just keep swimming
    Just keep swimming
    Just keep swimming swimming swimming
    What do we do we swim, swim, swim
    OH HO HO How I love to swim
    When you WAAAAAANNTTT to swim you want to"
    ~~~Dory, Finding Nemo

    This mantra goes through my head quite a lot during a stressful shift. How can you have this going through your hea and not smile..AND keep swimming?!
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    "One half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it." --Sidney Howard

    "Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional." --M. Kathleen Casey

    "There is no paycheck that can equal the feeling of contentment that comes from being the person you are meant to be." --Oprah Winfrey

    "I am doing the best I can given what I have today." --Jillian Michaels
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    “To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is to have succeeded” Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Quote from Eringwen
    “To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is to have succeeded” Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Wow, that brought a tear to my eye.
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    My favorite patients are SIR----Sedated, Intubated and Restrained!! Give me two(or 3) intubated patients on propofol drips and I'll show you a good night
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    "Nurses keep doctors from killing patients"
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    " I'm here to save your behind, not kiss it..."

    "All bleeding stops, eventually......"
    nrsang97, resumecpr, ZippyGBR, and 2 others like this.
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    God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change
    The courage to change the things I can
    And the wisdom to hide the bodies of those physicians I had to kill
    Because they were trying to kill my patients.
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    "I would really like to meet the guy that invented the call light. In a dark alley." -unknown.


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