The riddles of God are more satisfying than the solutions of man. — G. K. Chesterton


460–377 BC
Civilization: Greek — Cos
   Field of Renown:  science — medicine
Era:  Golden Age

Father of modern medicine. Set up medical school to train doctors by scientific methods.

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Hippocrates in  Callias—The Fall of Athens  by  Alfred J. Church

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Hippocrates Refusing the Presents of Artaxerxes