Best Nursing Quotes - page 2
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... Read More
May 16, '11"To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is to have succeeded" Ralph Waldo Emerson
May 16, '11Quote from EringwenWow, that brought a tear to my eye."To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is to have succeeded" Ralph Waldo Emerson
May 16, '11My 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
May 16, '11God 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.
May 16, '11"I would really like to meet the guy that invented the call light. In a dark alley." -unknown.
May 18, '11"We the unwilling
led by the unknowing
have done so much
for the ungrateful
for so long
with so little
that we are now expected
to do anything
May 18, '11After a rough, on our feet, nutty night filled with sundowning - this gem:
"I wish I had an ativan spray" - Preceptor.
I wish I did too. Not only will my patients get a spray, but so will some managers, doctors, nurses and family members. I would even spray myself to calm down. It would have to be odorless so that I could do stealth sprays. It would also have to magically diffuse and work when sprayed on the phone.
May 18, '11"love me when i least deserve it, because that's when i need it the most."
"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."
"you cannot educate a child who is not healthy, and you cannot keep a child healthy who is not educated."
~ jocelyn elders
former surgeon general
May 19, '11Last semester one of my instructors said:
"Are nurses stubborn?! Why, yes! We have to prove to everybody that we can make it through 2 years of hell! Of course we're stubborn!" ...gotta love her