Deepak Chopra Quotes and Biography 2022
Deepak Chopra is an Indian-born American. He is an alternative medicine advocate and also an author. He is an author of nearly more than 80 books which is not just that but all those 80 of the kind were translated into nearly or more than 43 languages and it includes twenty New York bestsellers.
Chopra had his medical training in internal medicine and endocrinology and also he is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and also an adjunct professor of Executive Programs at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
He is a Senior Scientist at the Gallup organisation and also a Distinguished Executive Scholar at Columbia University and Columbia Business School. He has been a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine which is an annual event sponsored by Harvard Medical School’s Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre for more than a decade.
Deepak Chopra Early life, Family and Relationship
Deepak Chopra was born in NewDelhi when India was under British rule. He was born on 22nd October 1946 to Krishan Lal Chopra and Pushpa Chopra. His father’s side i.e. his paternal grandfather was a sergeant in the British Indian Army.
Father: Krishan Lal Chopra
Mother: Pushpa Chopra
Brother: Sanjiv Chopra
Deepak Chopra’s father was a cardiologist who was well-known and famous in his profession and was the head of the department of medicine and cardiology at New Delhi’s Moolchand Khairati Ram Hospital for over 25 years and also was a lieutenant in the British army.
He served as an Army doctor in Burma and acted as a medical advisor to Lord Mountbatten, viceroy of India during the period. His younger brother Sanjiv Chopra became a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and on staff at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre in the year of 2014.
Deepak Chopra did his primary education at the St. Columba’s School in New Delhi and graduated from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the year of 1969.
He had his first months as a doctor when he was working in the rural India where he wrote and in the time of six months he was in that village there was no electricity whenever it rained.
In the early period of his career he was moved towards endocrinology, particularly neuroendocrinology and he was interested to find the thoughts and emotions and their grounds on a biological basis.
Deepak Chopra Success and career
Deepak Chopra has been serving as an adjunct professor in the marketing part of Columbia Business School. He has written a lot of books which were translated too and one of which is his, Ageless Body, Timeless Mind: The Quantum Alternative to Growing Old in the year 1993 and the man is not nearly but quite a veteran at what he does and he knew what he did.
Deepak Chopra Quotes
1 The ultimate goal of all goals is to be happy. If you want to be happy make someone else happy.
2 If you try to get rid of fear and anger without knowing their meaning, they will grow stronger and return.
3 Success comes when people act together, failure tends to happen alone.
4 You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
5 No solution can ever be found by running in three different directions.
6 When you blame and criticize others, you are avoiding some truth about yourself.
7 The most positive action we can take about the past is to change our perception of it.
8 Always go with your passions. Never ask yourself if it’s realistic or not.
9 If you focus on success, you’ll have stress. But if you pursue excellence, success will be guaranteed.
10 Don’t let a day go by without asking who you are, each time you let a new ingredient to enter your awareness.
11 The past is gone, the future is not here, now I am free of both. Right now, I choose joy.
12 Karma is experience, and experience creates memory, and memory creates imagination and desire, and desire creates karma again.
13 The real key is to live in an environment where the mind feels free to choose the right thing instead of being compelled by habit and inertia to choose the wrong thing.
14 Prayer is you speaking to God. Meditation is allowing the spirit to speak to you.
15 Dynamic activity and deep rest of the mind are complementary to each other.
16 Sleep is when our soul actually refreshes our body.
17 Holding on to anything is like holding on to your breath. You will suffocate. The only way to get anything in the physical universe is by letting go of it. Let go and it will be yours forever.
18 People are doing the best that they can from their own level of consciousness.
19 You are not the drop in the ocean, but the ocean in the drop.
20 I often say pursue excellence, ignore success. Success is a by product of excellence.
21 Look at the world as a reflection of your inner state.
22 The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers.
23 Negative emotions are like unwelcomed guests. Just because they show up on our doorsteps doesn’t mean they have a right to stay.
24 Gratitude opens the door to the power, the wisdom, the creativity of the universe.
25 Before a brain can register a thought, a mind must think it every step of the way is mind over matter. We override our brains all the time.
26 We have to really educate ourselves in a way about who we are, what our real identity is.
27 The most effective way to transform into higher consciousness is to pay attention in the present moment.
28 Nothing is more important than reconnecting with your bliss. Nothing is as rich. Nothing is more real.
29 You will be transformed by what you read.
30 If you live the questions, life will move you into the answers.