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By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Nobody is starving on the streets. We've always taken care of them. We take care of our own; we always have. It is not the government's responsibility.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

There are two different Donald Trump's. There's the one you see on the stage and there is the one who is very cerebral. He sits there and considers things very carefully. You can have a very good conversation with him. And that's the Donald Trump that you'll going to start seeing more and more of.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

People all over the nation are starved for honesty and common sense.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I believe that things are always going to work out, even if in the beginning it doesn't look like they are working out. I know in the long run they are going to work out, and it's going to be fine.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I came away with the idea that respect is really the solution. We need to teach young people to respect authority - particularly, respect the law.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I serve God, and my purpose is to please Him, and if God be for you, who can be against you?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

One of the reasons surgeons have so much trouble separating Siamese twins is that nobody gets to do many of them. On the table, the anatomy is so different from normal, that you're constantly trying to figure out, 'Can I cut this? Does this wire lead to what?' It's like trying to defuse a bomb.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

There comes a time when people with values simply have to stand up. Think about Nazi, Germany. Most of those people did not believe in what Hitler was doing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Obamacare is really I think the worst thing that has happened in this nation since slavery.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

If you go and talk to most people, they mean well but they don't have much of a breadth on education, of knowledge of understanding what the real issues are and therefore they listen to pundits on television who tell them what they are supposed to think and they keep repeating that until pretty soon they say, 'Oh, well that must be true.'

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

There's no question that as science, knowledge and technology advance, that we will attempt to do more significant things. And there's no question that we will always have to temper those things with ethics.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Tell the truth. If you tell the truth all the time you don't have to worry three months down the line about what you said three months earlier. Truth is always the truth. You won't have to complicate your life by trying to cover up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I have no problem with being vetted. What I do have a problem with is being lied about and then putting that as truth.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

It's very difficult to speak to a large group of people these days and not offend someone.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I always pray for God's guidance in my life and he always provides it. He opens the right doors he shuts the right doors. And I have tremendous faith in him. He just guided my career in an amazing way.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

An important verity about knowledge is that the brain works most effectively with consciously retained information. We more easily remember what we want to recall later. When we feed our fourteen billion brain cells with information that will enrich us and help others, we are really learning to Think Big.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

We have the world's best military, even though he (President Barack Obama) has done everything he can to diminish it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Some people say you're weak because, you know, you're not loud and you're not boisterous and you're not rude. But the fact of the matter is, look and see what I've done. And that speaks volumes about strength.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Intelligent people tend to talk about the facts. They don't sit around and call each other names. That's what you can find on a third grade playground.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

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!

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Happiness doesn't result from what we get, but from what we give.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Middle East has been in turmoil for thousands of years. For us to think that we're going to in there and fix that with a couple of little bombs and a few little decorations is relatively foolish.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Obviously, discipline is necessary for children. Training is necessary for children. Just like if you want to train a vine, you have to apply physical manipulation to get it to go where you want it to go, but as it learns, then you don't have to do that.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

It's a very wise thing for people to rationally sit down and look at what the risks are not only on a daily basis, on a weekly basis, on a monthly basis, on a yearly basis, on a lifetime basis, and then plan one's life accordingly.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Military action is never the first thing that you jump to. You always look at other possibilities, including economic sanctions, tightening the screws.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Reading activates and exercises the mind. Reading forces the mind to discriminate. From the beginning, readers have to recognize letters printed on the page, make them into words, the words into sentences, and the sentences into concepts. Reading pushes us to use our imagination and makes us more creatively inclined.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

There's absolutely no reason at all that physicians, scientists, shouldn't be involved in things that affect all of us.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Through the use of books I had the whole world at my feet: could travel anywhere, meet anyone, and do anything.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Kids have what I call a built-in hypocrisy antenna that comes up and blocks out what you're saying when you're being a hypocrite.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

When I entered high school I was an A-student, but not for long. I wanted the fancy clothes. I wanted to hang out with the guys. I went from being an A-student to a B-student to a C-student, but I didn't care. I was getting the high fives and the low fives and the pats on the back. I was cool.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

But, you know, we have these entrenched entities - and I'm talking about both Republicans and Democrats - who believe that when you're elected to office, you become some kind of member of the aristocracy, and that anyone who challenges you is attacking you and is unpatriotic. This is foolishness.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

My mother told me if I work hard and I really believed in American principles and I believed in God, anything is possible. That's why I'm not anxious to give away American values and principles for the sake of political correctness.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Why should we be letting people smoke their cigars in their comfortable chairs in Raqqa?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

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.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I am asking the Congress, which represents the people, to declare a war on ISIS so that we can begin the process of excising that cancer and begin the healing process, and bring peace, prosperity, and safety back to America.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

We have to take ISIS oil, shut down all of the mechanisms whereby they can disperse money because they go after disaffected individuals from all over the place, and they're able to pay them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I consider myself a logical person and, you know, a lot of people try to categorize me in one way or another. You know, there are some of the things that I say that probably would be considered very much non-conservative. But I don't think really conservative or liberal; I think: What makes sense? What's going to help the American people? What's going to give them what they need? Not only in health care but in terms of jobs, in terms of education, in terms of a whole host of issues.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

Do not underestimate the importance of feeling special.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I think of success as reaching beyond ourselves and helping other people in specific ways.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I wish the government would read the Constitution. I think that would probably help quite a bit. And maybe they did read it and maybe they got confused when they read the preamble which says one of the duties is to promote the general welfare.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

There is so much potential out there in young people and they aren't getting the right information or being encouraged in the right ways. This is our duty as a society.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

A truly moral nation enacts policies that encourage personal responsibility and discourage self-destructive behavior by not subsidizing people who live irresponsibly and make poor choices.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

And I know you’re not supposed to say ‘Nazi Germany,’ but I don’t care about political correctness. You know, you had a government using its tools to intimidate the population. We now live in a society where people are afraid to say what they actually believe.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

You should see the eyes of some of those children when I say to them we're going to have to open your head up and take out this tumor. They're not happy about it, believe me. And they don't like me very much at that point. But later on, they love me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

My favorite subject was recess. Fortunately for me, I had a mother who believed I was smart.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Benjamin Carson

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

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I think people actually notice sometimes the content of what one is saying rather than the decibel level at which he says it. And a lot of times when people don't have a lot to say, they increase the volume.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

One dark night the skeletons that they had carefully hidden in an obscure closet appeared, grabbed them around the throat, and strangled them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Benjamin Carson

If I was trying to destroy this country, what I would do is find a way to drive wedges between all the people, drive the debt to an unsustainable level, and then step off the stage as a world leader and let our enemies increase while we decreased our capacity as a military person. And that's what [Hillary Clinton] doing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Carson

I've gotten literally thousands of contacts from people across the country - and the most poignant ones being elderly people - who said I had given up on America and I was just waiting to die.