Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Sir Joshua Reynold

  • Edward Gibbon

    “Every man who rises above the common level has received two educations: the first from his teachers; the second, more personal and important, from himself.” “The warm desires, the long expectations of youth, are founded on the ignorance of themselves and of the world. They are gradually damped by disappointment and possessions; and after the…