Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann (10 April 1755 – 2 July 1843) was a German physician, best known for creating a system of alternative medicine called homeopathy.
Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann was born in Meissen, Saxony, near Dresden. His father, along with many other family members, was a painter and designer of porcelain, for which the town of Meissen is ... more »
Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.
Quotationsmore quotations »
''The physician's highest calling, his only calling, is to make sick people healthyto heal, as it is termed.''Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843), German physician, founder of homeopathy. Organon of Medicine, opening paragraph, 6th ed. (1842, trans. 1983).