Virtue Medicine Iowa City slider Kyokai lanterns

"To walk safely...needs the light of wisdom
and the guidance of virtue." -Kyokai

Virtue Medicine Iowa City slider Thoreau canoe lake

"A wise man will not leave the right to the
mercy of chance." -Thoreau

Virtue Medicine Iowa City slider Saroyan mountains

"Seek goodness everywhere, and when it is
found, bring it out of its hiding." -Saroyan

Virtue Medicine Iowa City slider St Paul telescope stars

"Whatever is true, honest, just, pure, lovely...
think on these things." -St. Paul

Virtue Medicine Iowa City slider Marcus Aurelius tree woman

"Waste no more time arguing what a good
man should be. Be one." -Marcus Aurelius

Drawing on scientific, humanistic, and wisdom traditions, our medical specialists are committed to whole-person growth, healing, and happiness.

Between stimulus and response there is a space.
In that space is our power to choose our response.
In our response lies – our growth – and our freedom.

Viktor Frankl