This is Aaron Sorkin on the self-esteem of doctors. So Bartlet, Sorkin's fictional American President in his TV series The West Wing, is meeting with the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the various other highest folk in the land, before preparing to launch an air strike and he says:
Keep your seats. There’s a delegation of cardiologists having their pictures taken
in the Blue Room. You wouldn’t think you could find a group of people more arrogant
than the fifteen of us, but there they are right upstairs in the Blue Room.