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“Do not underestimate the importance of feeling special.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 61

“I thank God for all the people whom God sent into my life, the people who gave their best so that I could learn to give my best.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 69

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

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 74

“We have no time for excuses.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 80

“If we know human anatomy and we are reasonably intelligent, he assumes that we can figure out how to do almost anything.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 84

“Be nice to people – all people – even when you don't have to be. Everybody is important.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 86

“Give your best. Settle for nothing less than doing your best for yourself and for others.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 87

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

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 90

“Not everyone has to be a high-powered neurosurgeon to add significantly to the equation that brings about success here.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 100

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“Only God knows the beginning and the end.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 122

“We don't have to explain miracles; all we have to do is accept them.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 146

“When we have done our best, we also have to learn that we still need to rely on God. Our best – no matter how good – is incomplete if we leave God out of the picture.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 146

“When I don't have an answer, I pray. God is the only alternative source of help.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
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“Thanks, God, for honoring our best by giving us a miracle.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 147

“Use PMA: Positive Mental Attitude.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 151

“You are what you think.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 151

“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!”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 152

“THINK BIG means opening our horizons, reaching for new possibilities in our lives, being open to whatever God has in store for us on the road ahead. T=TALENT : If you recognize your talents, use them appropriately, and choose a field that uses those talents, you will rise to the top of your field. H=HONEST : If we live by the rule of honesty and accept our problems, we can go far down the road of achievement. I=INSIGHT : If we observe and reflect and commit ourselves to giving our best, we will come out on top. N=NICE : If we are nice to others, other respond to us in the same way, and we can give our best for each other. K=KNOWLEDGE : If we make every attempt to increase our knowledge in order to use it for human go, it will make a difference in us and in our world. B=BOOKS : If we commit ourselves to reading thus increasing our knowledge, only God limits how far we can go in this world. I=IN-DEPTH LEARNING : If we develop in-depth knowledge, it will enable us to give our best to others and help to make a better world. G=GOD : If we acknowledge our need for God , he will help us.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 152

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“It is not a matter of competing with someone else. Essentially, it is accepting our own special abilities as special – and then developing them.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 159

“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.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 160

“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.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 165

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

— Ben Carson

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“Although we all make mistakes in life, the problems occur when we try to hide our mistakes, to cover them up rather than to learn from them and allow other people to learn from them.”

— Ben Carson

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“It is not where we have come from but where we are going that counts!”

— Ben Carson

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“Be nice to every-body. You meet the same people going up as you meet going down.”

— Ben Carson

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Quote source: Think Big (1996):
Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential for Excellence, Zondervan Publishing. p. 196

“Not prejudge others – not decide their value before knowing them.”

— Ben Carson

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“God don't make no junk.”

— Ben Carson

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