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"Compassion. We have a daughter who is a nurse and well loved by her patients."

Norma Brooks, Goliad, retired


"Patience and listening to people. Especially to the senior citizens."

Gloria Garcia, Houston, MANA volunteer


"You've got to be friendly and I'd like for them to be qualified. A bad patient makes a bad nurse."

Harold Chaffin, Victoria, retired civil engineer in the Navy


"Someone who cares about their job and who can care for the person."

Jorge Dovalina, Laredo, oil field