Magdi Yacoub Quotes & Sayings

11 most famous Magdi Yacoub quotes and sayings. These are the first 10 quotes we have for him. He's an 81 year old Egyptian scientist born on Nov 16, 1935.

Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“My dad was a surgeon in Egypt. He was a general surgeon. As a little boy I always admired what he was doing, and I wanted to do surgery.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“I actually consider myself as totally privileged to be able to serve science and medicine in a global fashion, because science and medicine know no boundaries.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“If I wasn't going to be a surgeon, I wanted to be a farmer or grow oranges or something like that. I grow flowers now - orchids. That is something that I find very interesting.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“I don't have any regrets. I consider myself really privileged to belong to medicine and do what I do. I would do it all again.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“Leaving Egypt and the people I loved so much, and the environment I liked, was definitely worth it, because I also have great love for medicine and science.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“As a heart surgeon I am on constant call, and when not researching or giving lectures, I like to be with my family.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“I have a charity called the Chain Of Hope, where we target children from poor areas where heart surgery is not available, and we offer our services.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“What I worry about is the lack of understanding in society around the world that there is a divide in the world between those who have and those who do not.”
Magdi Yacoub Quotes
“It is totally unacceptable that there are countries with no paediatric cardiac surgeries.”
“I always wanted to be a surgeon, because I had a lot of admiration for my father, who is also a surgeon. I also wanted to be a heart surgeon. That was motivated by the fact that my young aunt, a sister of my dad, died in her early 20s of a correctable heart disease.”

Magdi Yacoub Quotes Rating

No Ratings Yet
Leave A Comment