Elisabeth Kubler-Ross (精神科醫師)

“We make progress in society only if we stop cursing and complaining about its shortcomings and have the courage to do something about them.”

— Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, Psychiatrist

「唯有停止咒罵和抱怨社會的缺失,並拿出勇氣採取行動,我們才能讓社會進步。」– 伊莉莎白‧庫伯勒-羅斯 (精神科醫師)

  • curse (v.) 咒罵。例:He cursed himself for leaving his wallet at home. (他忘了帶錢包而罵自己。) complain (v.) 抱怨。shortcoming (n.) 短處,缺失。例:James pointed out the management’s shortcomings. (詹姆士指出管理階層的缺失。) do something about it/them 對某事採取行動、有所作為。
  • 伊莉莎白‧庫伯勒-羅斯 (1926-2004) 為出生瑞士的精神科醫師,為瀕臨死亡經驗研究 (near-death studies) 的先驅,她的 On Death and Dying (論死亡與臨終) 為該領域的開創性著作,她一生共獲得 19 個榮譽博士學位,在 2007 年入選美國「國家婦女名人堂」。


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