Ben Carson Quotes 126 Sourced Quotes

Benjamin Solomon "Ben" Carson, Sr. (born September 18, 1951) is a neurosurgeon and the Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award in the United States, by President George W. Bush in 2008.

Here are 126 real Ben Carson quotes ordered by their popularity online. The most quoted quotes on the web appear first. Questionable and fake quotes are excluded. Sources and related information are shown after each quote. We hope you find these quotes useful. If there is anything we can do to improve this article, your feedback is welcome. If you find these quotes helpful, please share them.

1. “You have yourself to blame.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#1

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#1

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#1

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#1

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 63

2. “God don't make no junk.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#2

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#2

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#2

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#2

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 198

3. “It's all in God's hands.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#3

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#3

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#3

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#3

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 191

4. “You are what you think.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#4

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#4

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#4

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#4

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 151

5. “Jesus is All the World to Me.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#5

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#5

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#5

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#5

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 60

6. “Knowledge is the key that unlocks all the doors. You can be green-skinned with yellow polka dots and come from Mars, but if you have knowledge that people need, instead of beating you, they'll beat a path to your door.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#6

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#6

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#6

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#6

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 216

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#7

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#7

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#7

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#7

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 63

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#8

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#8

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#8

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#8

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 146

9. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#9

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#9

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#9

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#9

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 36

10. “You've promised that if we come to You and ask something in faith, that You'll do it.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#10

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#10

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#10

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#10

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 58

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#11

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#11

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#11

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#11

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 60

12. “Stop thinking of failing.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#12

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#12

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#12

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#12

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 75

13. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#13

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#13

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#13

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#13

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 232

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#14

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#14

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#14

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#14

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 22

15. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#15

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#15

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#15

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#15

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 50

16. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#16

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#16

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#16

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#16

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 113

17. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#17

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#17

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#17

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#17

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 146

18. “Knowledge makes people special. Knowledge enriches life itself.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#18

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#18

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#18

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#18

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 207

19. “What is important – what I consider success – is that we make a contribution to our world.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#19

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#19

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#19

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#19

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 261

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#20

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#20

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#20

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#20

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 7

21. “I now had enough faith not only to believe there were answer, but to feel certain that those answers would become apparent at some point in the future.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#21

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#21

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#21

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#21

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 34

22. “Surrendering to fear and allowing ourselves to be paralyzed by peril isn't something most of us can afford to do.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#22

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#22

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#22

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#22

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 63

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#23

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#23

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#23

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#23

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 72

24. “If your priority is to look good in front of people, your life will take a different direction than if your priority is to use the talents that God has given you to make a positive difference in the world.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#24

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#24

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#24

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#24

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 118

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#25

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#25

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#25

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#25

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 120

26. “I believe God has a specific purpose for me – and for every other person to whom he gives the gift of life.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#26

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#26

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#26

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#26

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 133

27. “The point is, we can decry the dangers we face or ignore them or even allow ourselves to be paralyzed by fear.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#27

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#27

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#27

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#27

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 236

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#28

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#28

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#28

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#28

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 15

29.Ben Carson once said, ‘All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my mother.’ I'm not sure I want to say it quite like that, but my mother Sonya Carson, was the earliest, strongest, and most impacting force in my life. It would be impossible to tell about my accomplishments without starting with my mother influence.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#29

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#29

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#29

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#29

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 16

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#30

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#30

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#30

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#30

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 18

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#31

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#31

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#31

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#31

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 59

32. “It wasn't that I had to be first in everything, but I should have been number one.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#32

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#32

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#32

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#32

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 72

33. “We don't necessarily have to play by strict rules if we can find a way that works better, as long as it's reasonable and doesn't hurt anybody.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#33

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#33

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#33

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#33

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 84

34. “Someone told me that creativity is just learning to do something with a different perspective.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#34

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#34

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#34

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#34

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 84

35. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#35

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#35

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#35

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#35

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 88

36. “I don't believe in one-person productions. Everyone on the team is important and needs to know that he or she is vital.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#36

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#36

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#36

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#36

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 121

37. “I can provide one living example of someone who made it and who came from what we now call a disadvantaged background: me.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#37

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#37

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#37

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#37

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 125

38. “Teasing me, my physician's assistant and my right-hand person Carol James says:‘It's because women need only half of their brain to think as well as a man. That's why you can do hemispherectomy on so many women.’”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#38

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#38

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#38

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#38

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 161

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#39

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#39

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#39

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#39

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 194

40. “We are capable of doing even better things than we believe we are, if we challenge each other to do it.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#40

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#40

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#40

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#40

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 215

41. “To THINK BIG and to use our talent doesn't mean we don't have difficulties on the way. We will - we all do. How we view those problems determines how we end up.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#41

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#41

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#41

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#41

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 232

42. “This was a book about giving our best and especially about doing whatever we can to help others.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#42

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#42

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#42

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#42

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 9

43. “One of the great truths of life is that you can't do all alone. You need help along the way.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#43

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#43

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#43

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#43

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 10

44. “I need the Lord's guidance on what to do, I need to ask God for wisdom.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#44

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#44

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#44

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#44

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 16

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#45

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#45

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#45

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#45

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 46

46. “God loves us all, and all of us are equal in God's sight.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#46

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#46

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#46

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#46

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 56

47. “My mentors are those individuals who saw potential in me long before I perceived it in myself – or who challenged me to do more – the people who helped guide me toward excellence.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#47

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#47

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#47

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#47

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 57

48. “Because they believed in my ability , I was able to believe in it as well.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#48

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#48

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#48

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#48

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 60

49. “Do not underestimate the importance of feeling special.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#49

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#49

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#49

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#49

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 61

50. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#50

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#50

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#50

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#50

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 69

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#51

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#51

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#51

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#51

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 74

52. “We have no time for excuses.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#52

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#52

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#52

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#52

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 80

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#53

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#53

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#53

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#53

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 84

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#54

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#54

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#54

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#54

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 86

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#55

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#55

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#55

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#55

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 87

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#56

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#56

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#56

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#56

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 100

57. “Only God knows the beginning and the end.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#57

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#57

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#57

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#57

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 122

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#58

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#58

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#58

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#58

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 147

59. “Thanks, God, for honoring our best by giving us a miracle.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#59

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#59

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#59

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#59

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 147

60. “Use PMA: Positive Mental Actitude.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#60

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#60

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#60

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#60

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 151

61. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#61

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#61

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#61

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#61

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 152

62. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#62

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#62

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#62

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#62

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 159

63. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#63

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#63

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#63

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#63

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 160

64. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#64

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#64

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#64

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#64

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 165

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#65

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#65

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#65

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#65

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 167

66. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#66

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#66

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#66

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#66

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 175

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#67

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#67

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#67

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#67

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 193

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#68

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#68

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#68

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#68

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 197

69. “Being nice always comes back to repay us in the long run.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#69

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#69

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#69

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#69

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 199

70. “Not only we can say that we cannot overload our brain, but we also know that our brain retains everything. The difficulty does not come with the input of information, but in getting it out.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#70

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#70

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#70

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#70

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 206

71. “You never know how useful even seemingly insignificant knowledge can be.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#71

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#71

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#71

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#71

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 212

72. “Knowledge make us valuable. When we have knowledge that other people do not readily have, somebody need us. It does not matter what we look like, or where we came from, if we have something that others have a need for.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#72

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#72

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#72

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#72

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 212

73. “The mind, once stretched by an idea, never returns to its original dimension.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#73

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#73

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#73

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#73

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 224

74. “In-depth learning means learning as much about a topic as possible – learning for the sake of knowledge and understanding itself as opposed to learning for the sake of passing a test with high grades or trying to impress people.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#74

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#74

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#74

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#74

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 233

75. “We cannot allow ourselves to be prejudiced against a subject, based upon what someone else has said or just upon the difficulty we encounter in learning.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#75

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#75

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#75

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#75

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 239

76. “It is important to call on God to intervene in our life, especially when we reach the point where we ourselves have become helpless.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#76

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#76

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#76

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#76

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 244

77. “As I continued to develop my relationship with Him, I discovered that God is a nice guy.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#77

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#77

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#77

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#77

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 254

78. “We are still able to grow as long as we are alive.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#78

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#78

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#78

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#78

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 264

79. “We do not have to compare our achievements with those of others. We need only to ask ourselves one question: Have I given my best?”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#79

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#79

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#79

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#79

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 265

80. “‘Why risk ?’ I responded. ‘It should be, why not to risk?’”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#80

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#80

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#80

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#80

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 7

81. “I've never known a case yet where worry helped.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#81

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#81

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#81

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#81

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 18

82. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#82

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#82

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#82

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#82

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 18

83. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#83

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#83

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#83

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#83

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 20

84. “If things do go badly, will I wonder for the rest of my life what I might have done to help?”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#84

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#84

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#84

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#84

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 20

85. “Whenever I face a hard decision or a risky situation in life (personally or professionally), all my thinking, all my analysis, all my planning can be boiled down to four simple questions: 1. What is the best thing that can happen if I do this? 2. What is the worst thing that can happen if I do this? 3. What is the best thing that can happen if I don't do it? 4. What is the worst thing that can happen if I don't do it?”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#85

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#85

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#85

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#85

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 21

86. “After all my thinking and praying, my decision came down to the fact that I felt obligated to do everything I could to help.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#86

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#86

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#86

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#86

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 21

87. “I was confident that something good would come out of yet another difficult and disappointing case.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#87

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#87

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#87

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#87

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 35

88. “But no matter what safety steps we take or what security precautions we adopt, our risk of death is not approximately – but exactly – 100 percent. There is no margin of error on the statistic.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#88

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#88

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#88

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#88

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 40

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#89

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#89

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#89

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#89

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 43

90. “If someone in going to die anyway without an operation, then you have nothing to lose by trying.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#90

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#90

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#90

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#90

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 43

91. “How did we become so intrigued by risk – and so worried about it at the same time?”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#91

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#91

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#91

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#91

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 47

92. “Like an adventure who was asked why he climbed the mountain and answered, ‘Because it's there!’ I think our culture has developed this intense love-hate relationship with risk, in part because it's always there.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#92

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#92

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#92

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#92

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 48

93. “The truth is that everything is risky; life itself is risky.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#93

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#93

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#93

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#93

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 51

94. “Rather than reacting to every risk we hear and see, we should make an effort to discern which ones we can do something about.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#94

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#94

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#94

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#94

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 58

95. “The more we think about risk, the more risk seem to be.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#95

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#95

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#95

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#95

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 58

96. “The greatest and most valuable resources we have for making crucial decision are knowledge and the amazing brainpower God gave human beings when he created us. That's certainly true for deciding our best response to any risk we ever face.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#96

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#96

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#96

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#96

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 64

97. “Odds that you will die at some point in your life: 1 in 1. Thus, you might say the greatest, most significant, and universal risk factor in death is being born. This implies that it really isn't very helpful to approach the subject of risk by focusing on how we might die; rather, it's far wise to consider how we should live and what risk we will live with.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#97

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#97

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#97

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#97

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 67

98. “Risk played a really important role in making me the person I am.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#98

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#98

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#98

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#98

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 67

99. “Every human being experiences risks; some of the risks are common to all humans, and some are unique to the life each of us has been given to live. But I know for certain that risk – both it's shadow and its reality – has shaped my life inside and out.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#99

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#99

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#99

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#99

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 68

100. “You can sense their anger before they even say a word.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#100

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#100

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#100

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#100

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 77

101. “The Bible is a seemingly inexhaustible source of practical wisdom that could serve as a valuable resource for everyday living.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#101

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#101

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#101

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#101

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 81

102. “I learned that with great responsibility often come great honor and opportunity.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#102

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#102

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#102

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#102

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 85

103. “Once in a while, when it comes to taking risks, youthful naivete pays better dividends than do knowledge and experience.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#103

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#103

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#103

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#103

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 86

104. “I sensed I was about to take one of the most important risks of my life. But I felt so right that I didn't hesitate.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#104

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#104

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#104

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#104

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 92

105. “That learning process has been likened to the challenge of having someone open a fire hydrant and expect you to swallow it all.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#105

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#105

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#105

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#105

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 94

106. “Often the willingness to think differently about a problem and then risk sharing the idea with others certainly pay off.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#106

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#106

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#106

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#106

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 97

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#107

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#107

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#107

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#107

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 118

108. “Faith, by definition, is a risk.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#108

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#108

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#108

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#108

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 125

109. “Evolutionism and creationism both requires faith.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#109

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#109

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#109

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#109

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 128

110. “Evolutionism is to think that a hurricane blowing through a junkyard could somehow assemble a fully equipped and flight-ready 747.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#110

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#110

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#110

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#110

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 128

111. “I believe we have this enormous brains with the ability to process so much information for a purpose – because we were made in God's image, not in the image of an amoeba.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#111

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#111

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#111

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#111

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 130

112. “I am sensitive to the fact that other people may have different beliefs.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#112

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#112

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#112

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#112

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 132

113. “I don't consider myself a ‘religious’ person at all. I am, however, a person of enormous faith.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#113

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#113

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#113

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#113

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 134

114. “We can see God's reflection in everything he created.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#114

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#114

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#114

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#114

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 148

115. “I realized my obligations to others should be greater then my obligations to myself.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#115

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#115

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#115

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#115

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 152

116. “Creativity requires risk. So do exploration and innovation. Anyone who thinks outside of the box is taking a risk. Leadership brings many risk. Courage is exercised in the face of risk. Invest involve risk. Decision-making always mean a certain degree of risk.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#116

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#116

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#116

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#116

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 161

117. “True greatness isn't so much what you do as who you are.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#117

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#117

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#117

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#117

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 162

118. “God doesn't make mistakes. So if I'm supposed to die, there's a very good reason for it. I'm not going to question him. I'm just going to enjoy all these beautiful things that God created.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#118

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#118

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#118

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#118

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 168

119. “Every time I open a child's head and see a brain, I marvel at the mystery: This is what makes every one of us who we are. This is what hold all our memories, all our thoughts, all our dreams. This is what makes us different from each other in millions of ways.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#119

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#119

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#119

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#119

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 234

120. “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.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#120

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#120

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#120

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#120

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 236

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#121

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#121

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#121

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#121

Source: Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (1990): Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Review & Herald Pub., ISBN 0-8280-0669-5 p. 76

122. “You do your best, and God do the rest.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#122

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#122

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#122

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#122

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 46

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#123

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#123

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#123

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#123

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 90

124. “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

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#124

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#124

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#124

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#124

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 152

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

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#125

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#125

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#125

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#125

Source: Think Big (1996): Think Big, Zondervan Publishing. ISBN 0-310-21459-9 p. 196

126. “If there is a God and you believe in him, you know the best is yet to come.”

—Ben Carson

Cite This Quote

Use the following citations in bold to cite the above quote for reference purposes. To cite multiple quotes, use the cite this page section below.

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#126

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#126

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#126

Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html#126

Source: Take The Risk (2008): Take The Risk, Rewiew and Herald, pubblishing Association. ISBN 0-8280-0561-3 p. 148

CITE THIS PAGE

Use the following citations in bold to cite quotations on this page for reference purposes:

For general use. A combination of the APA, Chicago and MLA citation styles.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html

Use APA (American Psychological Association) for education, psychology, and the sciences.

Carson, Ben (2017, November 15) Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes. Retrieved from https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html

Use Chicago style for business, fine arts, and history.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” QuotesCosmos.com, edited by QuotesCosmos, 15 November 2017, https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html

MLA Citation: Use MLA (Modern Language Association) style for the humanities, especially language and literature.

Carson, Ben. “Ben Carson Quotes: 126 Sourced Quotes.” Last modified November 15, 2017. https://www.quotescosmos.com/people/ben-carson-quotes.html

RELATED PEOPLE

Sidebar content here.

Share This Page: