Ben Carson is an American neurosurgeon and politician. He is regarded as one of the most authoritative voices in the profession and has authored a number of books on the subject. Carson studied at ‘Yale University’ and then attended the ‘University of Michigan Medical School’ and served as the ‘Director of Pediatric Neuro-surgery’ at the ‘John Hopkins Hospital’ for 29 years, till his retirement in 2013. Carson has performed several path breaking surgical procedures during his illustrious career, like that of separating Siamese twins and many others. As a leading surgeon and political thinker, he has written a number of books. Some of the notable ones include ‘Gifted Hands’, ‘One Vote: Make Your Voice Heard Again’, ‘America the Beautiful’ and ‘You Have a Brain’ among others. He was awarded the ‘Presidential Medal of Freedom’ in 2008. Carson is without doubt one of the finest surgeons of the modern era; here are some of his thoughts, views and quotes on medicine, surgery, life and politics. Read through the inspiring quotes and thoughts by Ben Carson.
The doors of the world are opened to people who can read.
I have to come to realize that God does not want to punish us, but rather, to fulfill our lives. God created us, loves us and wants to help us to realize our potential so that we can be useful to others.