Florence Nightingale Quotes

Florence Nightingale Quotes by Stella Gibbons, Denis Healey, Samuel Goldwyn, Elizabeth Blackwell, Florence Nightingale, Franny Billingsley and many others.

You have the most revolting Florence Nightingale comple

You have the most revolting Florence Nightingale complex,’ said Mrs. Smiling. It is not that at all, and well you know it. On the whole, I dislike my fellow beings; I find them so difficult to understand. But I have a tidy mind and untidy lives irritate me. Also, they are uncivilized.
Stella Gibbons
I often compare Margaret Thatcher with Florence Nightingale. She stalks through the wards of our hospitals as a lady with a lamp. Unfortunately, it’s a blowlamp.
Denis Healey
Can she sing? She’s practically a Florence Nightingale.
Samuel Goldwyn
To her [Florence Nightingale] chiefly I owed the awakening to the fact that sanitation is the supreme goal of medicine its foundation and its crown.
Elizabeth Blackwell
Bismarck was a large persian cat owned by Florence Nightingale.
Florence Nightingale
People think me a sort of Florence Nightingale, but I have no heroic qualities. I simply don’t feel very much.
Franny Billingsley