Elisabeth Kübler-Ross


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  • ''It is difficult to accept death in this society because it is unfamiliar. In spite of the fact that it happens all the time, we never see it.''
    Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (b. 1926), Swiss-bornU.S. psychiatrist. Death: The Final Stage of Growth, ch. 2 (1975).
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  • ''Dying is something we human beings do continuously, not just at the end of our physical lives on this earth.''
    Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (b. 1926), Swiss-born U.S. psychiatrist. Death: The Final Stage of Growth, ch. 6 (1975).
  • ''Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.''
    Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (b. 1926), Swiss-born-U.S. psychiatrist. On Death and Dying, ch. 9 (1969).
  • ''We have to ask ourselves whether medicine is to remain a humanitarian and respected profession or a new but depersonalized science in the service of prolonging life rather than diminishing human suffering.''
    Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (b. 1926), Swiss-born U.S. psychiatrist. On Death and Dying, ch. 2 (1969).

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