'Before and above all things, care must be taken of the sick, that they be served in very truth as Christ is served; because He hath said, "I was sick and you visited Me" (Matt 25:36). And "As long as you did it to one of these My brethren, you did it to Me" (Matt 25:40)'
- Benedict of Nursia
"We may ascertain the worth of the human race, since for its sake God's Only-begotten Son became man, and thereby ennobled the nature that he took upon him."
- Thomas Sydenham
"God spoke to me and called me to His Service. What form this service was to take the voice did not say."
- Florence Nightingale
"I am a believer in the fundamental doctrines of Christianity."
- Joseph Lister