There are currently (30) quotations in the topic Focus Attention Quotes.
"Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand.
The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus."
~Alexander Graham Bell~
“I keep the telephone of my mind open to peace, harmony, health, love and abundance. Then whenever doubt, anxiety, or fear try to call me, they keep getting a busy signal and soon they'll forget my number.”
"The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus."
"At work, you think of the children you have left at home.
At home, you think of the work you've left unfinished.
Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself.
Your heart is rent."
"Obstacles are those frightful things you can see
when you take your eyes off your goal."
~Henry Ford~ Focus attention quotes
"No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or
gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever
turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever
grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined."
~Harry Emerson Fosdick~
"We live in a flash of light;
evening comes and it is night forever.
It's only a flash and we waste it.
We waste it with our anxiety, our worries,
our concerns, our burdens."
~Anthony De Mello~
"Man's troubles are rooted in extreme attention to senses,
thoughts, and imagination. Attention should be focused
internally to experience a quiet body and a calm mind."
~Buddha~ Focus Attention quotes
"What we see depends mainly on what we look for."
~Sir John Lubbock~
"Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point,
then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except
what you do now in this instant of time.
From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different
person, filled with love and understanding, ready with
an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive
in every thought and deed."
"I don't care how much power, brilliance, or energy
you have, if you don't harness it and focus it on a
specific target, and hold it there, you're never going
to accomplish as much as your ability warrants."
~Zig Ziglar~ Focus Attention quotes
"Courage has to do with controlling fear and it
seems to me that focus has a way of overcoming anxiety."
“It's not what's happening to you now or what has happened in
your past that determines who you become. Rather, it's your
decisions about what to focus on, what things mean to you, and
what you're going to do about them that will determine your
"Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow."
“When you write down your ideas you automatically focus
your full attention on them. Few if any of us can write
one thought and think another at the same time. Thus a
pencil and paper make excellent concentration tools.”
~Michael Leboeuf~ Focus Attention quotes