I must have told my story ill if to every physician who hears me its illustrations have not the invigorating force of moral tonics.
Transaction of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, 1887, 9: 337, reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Death’s but one more to-morrow.Silas Weir Mitchell
When youth was lord of my unchallenged fate,And time seemed but the vassal of my will,I entertained certain guests of state—The great of older days.Silas Weir Mitchell
The first thing to be done by a biographer in estimating character is to examine the stubs of his victim's cheque-books.Silas Weir Mitchell