39 Incredible Dr. Ben Carson Quotes

39 Incredible Dr. Ben Carson Quotes

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Ben Carson is a retired neurosurgeon and author from Detroit, Michigan. His claim to fame is that he was the first surgeon in the entire world that successfully separated conjoined twins joined at the head. After this astounding feat was accomplished he began to receive awards and spots on popular talk shows. He has recently jumped into the world of politics and is rumored to be the Republican candidate for the 2016 election.

“Always give your best and try to figure out how to do an even better job.”

“Anyone with a normal brain has the capacity to do almost anything, but when one has special gifts or talents (and everyone has) and takes advantage of and develops these talents – that
person is likely to excel.”

“Do not underestimate the importance of feeling special.”

“Do we have a brain? Than use it. It’s all you need to overcome a problem. That’s the secret. That’s my simple but powerful prescription for life, love, and success in a dangerous world.”

“God would grant all of us wisdom, calm, and peace, that his presence would be in the operating room, and that his will might be done.”

“Happiness doesn’t result from what we get, but from what we give.”

“Here is the treasure chest of the world – the public library, or a bookstore.”

“I always pray before any of the operation. I think God help me know what to do.”

“I have sunshine in my heart regardless of conditions around me.”

“If we allow ourselves to dwell on negatives, on hurts, on mistreatments, we will be negative thinkers. So be open to positive thinking, THINK BIG!”

“If we choose to see the obstacles in our path as barriers, we stop trying. If we choose to see the obstacles as hurdles, we can leap over them. Successful people don’t have fewer problems.
“The have determined that nothing will stop them from going forward.”

“If we set our priority “the removal of all risk”, we’ll soon have sterile, stagnant, and unstimulating learning environments.”

“If we would spend on education half the amount of money that we currently lavish on sports and entertainment, we could provide complete and free education for every student in this country.”

“If you hear how wonderful you are often enough, you begin to believe it, no matter how you try to resist it.”

“I’m convinced that we all harvest the fruits of our labors.”

“In our culture, security has become an obsession.”

“It’s a failure only if you don’t get anything out of it, Thomas Edison said he knew 999 ways that a light bulb did not work; yet we have lights today.”

“Maybe that’s how I learned to handle up my deep hurt…by forgetting.”

“My experience has confirmed the wisdom of so much of what the Bible teaches.”

“Nobody can hinder you from doing what you want, if that’s what you set your mind to. You can always find a hook to hang excuses on, but they’re only excuses. You don’t have anyone to blame
but yourself. Nobody else makes you fail.”

“Occasionally I talk with people who see doctors as people who do nothing but give of themselves and never receive from anyone else – especially not from their patients. That is totally
false. The longer I remain in my profession, the more I realize how much I receive from those who come to me for help.”

“Reading is the way out of ignorance, and the road to achievement.”

“Say your prayers. And I’ll say mine. Because I really think it helps.”

“She was not a person who would allow the system to dictate her life.”

“So I’m going to say my prayers tonight before I go to sleep. I hope you’ll do the same. I believe if we do that, we’ll all have less to worry about tomorrow.”

“The doors of the world are opened to people who can read.”

“The kind of job doesn’t matter. The length of time doesn’t matter. If you work hard and do your best, you’ll be recognized and move onward.”

“The outstanding doctor constantly emphasized the humanitarian aspect of medical care.”

“To THINK BIG and to use our talents doesn’t mean we won’t have difficulties along the way. We will–we all do. If we choose to see the obstacles in our path as barriers, we stop trying. “We
can’t win,” we moan. “They won’t let us win.”

“Use PMA: Positive Mental Actitude.”

“We create our own destiny by the way we do things. We have to take advantage of opportunities and be responsible for our choices.”

“We get out of life what we put into it. The way we treat others is the way we ourselves get treated.”

“We’ll always be safe in Jesus Christ if we place our faith in the Lord.”

“What a wonderful thing is to be able to contribute to the restoration of someone’s health. It’s not only a feeling that I’m worth something, but that I have something to contribute.”

“Why should I give someone else such power over my life?”

“You are what you think.”

“You have to try, you have to try everything you can.”

“You have yourself to blame.”

“You pray for yourself and just ask God to give you strength.”