” I still look at my job as being a doctor of the people, and I’m going to look at the science… If we can find a viable alternative that gave us harm reduction as people are withdrawing from nicotine, I’m happy to engage in that science and see if we can do that. “


” I used to be a real doctor. Now I just play one on TV. “


” I’ve had opportunities before to run for office – the Republicans recruited me when I was surgeon general, to run for Congress, to run against Gov. Napolitano. But I didn’t feel it was my calling… I felt, ‘Well, I’m flattered, but I really would rather stay and be the doctor of the nation and stay as surgeon general. “


” Whenever I’ve had to make a major decision as a doctor, cop or for a company I’ve worked for, I ask myself: What is the value proposition here? Will my decision bring added value to the population I have the privilege to serve? “



All 4 Richard Carmona Quotes about Doctor in picture


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