"Reform of the medical liability system should be considered as part of a comprehensive response to surging medical malpractice premiums that endanger Americans' access to quality medical care."
"I'm not feeling very well - I need a doctor immediately. Ring the nearest golf course."Lincoln Chafee on Groucho Marx
"A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running."Lincoln Chafee on Groucho Marx
"Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died."Lincoln Chafee on Erma Bombeck
"They certainly give very strange names to diseases."Lincoln Chafee on Plato
"Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it."Lincoln Chafee on Erma Bombeck
"Anger's not a good emotion."
"Israelis can be proud of the vibrant democracy that they have created, and I know that many Rhode Islanders share my deep appreciation for the close friendship between our two nations."
"Trust is built with consistency."