“Early Greek physicians believed all medicine could be based on an understanding of these fluids, which they called humors.”
“Because their diet was so healthful — Cárdenas thought chile and maize tortillas helped to cleanse and "dry out" the bad humors from the body — they rarely suffered from such maladies as "rheumatism, de ijada, urine or stomach [problems].”
“The name humors me since they are naming it after an event that took place in a state that pretty strongly supports Obama and the Democrats ....”
“It’s like arguing about which of the 4 humors is responsible for a cold”
“The human body, Hippocrates proposed, was composed of four cardinal fluids called humors: blood, black bile, yellow bile, and phlegm.”
“There were four of them, called humors, and a series of characteristics was assigned to each, but not one of them had all of its characteristics at once.”
“That was her reward of childless matrimony, as the appreciation of her humors was his.”
“humors" -- blood, phlegm, yellow bile, and black bile -- and that disease was caused by the undue accumulation of some one of these humors in some organ, which it was the business of the physician to get rid of by blood - letting, blistering, purging, or other means.”
“The Greeks, too, thought temperament was governed by substances in the body: not neurotransmitters, but such "humors" as the black bile that caused the "melancholic" disposition.”
“a number of humors, that is, oddities and affectations of various sorts, and played them off on one another, as Ben Jonson afterward did in his comedies of humor.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘humors’.
Words used quite often in steampunk
Looking for tweets for humors.