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Quotation by François Rabelais
[Pantagruel] considered studying medicine, but then he reflected that it was much too irritating and gloomy a profession, and that doctors smelled of enemas like the devil.
François Rabelais (1494–1553), French author, evangelist. Gargantua on Pantagruel, in Pantagruel, ch. 5, p. 231, Pleiade edition (1995).
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