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Quotes And Sayings About Attention

Attention Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Attention

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As soon as you get a certain amount of attention, then everybody kinda wants to start taking pot shots at you. All your old friends that supported you don't support you any more.
~By John Zorn ~


Curiosity is as much the parent of attention, as attention is of memory.
~By Richard Whately ~


I was a star in Italy, Austrailia, Germany and Japan before the American stations ever paid attention at all.
~By Nancy Sinatra ~


Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of attention is due to the needs of all human beings.
~By Simone Weil ~


It is true that they paid much more attention to the trade unions because the trade unions were after all speaking for the rights and conditions of working men and women in their employment.
~By Barbara Castle ~


At times, it was an incredible blessing to have all the attention; at times it was a logistical nightmare.
~By Rocco DiSpirito ~


The poet produces the beautiful by fixing his attention on something real.
~By Simone Veil ~


In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
~By Simone Weil ~


Surely it is one of the simplest laws of taste in dress, that it shall not attract undue attention from the wearer to the worn.
~By Elizabeth Stuart Phelps ~


A surprising number of government committees will make important decisions on fundamental matters with less attention than each individual would give to buying a suit.
~By Herman Kahn ~


These meetings all have excited great attention, and have been of an exceedingly interesting character.
~By Lewis Tappan ~


The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
~By Henry Miller ~


I think if you're fame-hungry, go out to a nightclub and get drunk... why do that? I don't understand how some people would want fame so bad that they'd go out and get negative attention to earn it.
~By Zac Efron ~


I think actors have a choice of drawing attention to themselves or living on the outskirts.
~By Rachel Weisz ~


While maintaining our nuclear potential at the proper level, we need to devote more attention to developing the entire range of means of information warfare.
~By Boris Yeltsin ~


I can do most anything and not have a problem with it. The only time I have negative attention is when I run naked through the streets brandishing a handgun.
~By Janeane Garofalo ~


We save limited resources in terms of who we are physically screening. The approach will allow us to pay more attention to those potential terrorists.
~By John Pistole ~


If there be anything that can be called genius, it consists chiefly in ability to give that attention to a subject which keeps it steadily in the mind, till we have surveyed it accurately on all sides.
~By Robert Quillen ~


So far I haven't really been prominent enough to get critical attention focused on me. So, of course, I fully expect bad reviews, but I will be wracked with misery as a result.
~By Emily Mortimer ~


I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home.
~By Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ~


If a church offers no truth that is not available in the general culture - in, for instance, the editorials of the New York Times or, for that matter, of National Review - there is not much reason to pay it attention.
~By Richard John Neuhaus ~


Think of all the really successful men and women you know. Do you know a single one who didn't learn very young the trick of calling attention to himself in the right quarters?
~By Storm Jameson ~


I had 16 other prisons that I needed to pay attention to, and we did. And I had 3,400 soldiers who were depending on me to take care of them, and I did.
~By Janis Karpinski ~


When we are dealing with death we are constantly being dragged down by the event: Humor diverts our attention and lifts our sagging spirits.
~By Allen Klein ~


No naturalist has devoted more painstaking attention to the structure of the barnacles than Mr. Darwin.
~By Richard Owen ~


Of all the species of literary composition, perhaps biography is the most delightful. The attention concentrated on one individual gives a unity to the materials of which it is composed, which is wanting in general history.
~By Robert Hall ~


Be still with yourself until the object of your attention affirms your presence.
~By Minor White ~


I guess I'm happy that I'm getting the attention. Otherwise, I'd just be playing in a local bar in front of my family members, and I'm sure they'd get sick of that in no time.
~By Gavin DeGraw ~


What I would do is a 10-minute short of some kind on video, and if it's good enough, you get it passed around town and just get some attention, so then they'll read what you have.
~By David Zucker ~


Such being the nature of mental life, the business of psychology is primarily to describe in detail the various forms which attention or conation assumes upon the different levels of that life.
~By Samuel Alexander ~


I don't want to be the center of attention. My posture has changed. I walk with my head down and shoulders slumped. Suddenly I carry myself as if I'm ashamed of something.
~By Randy Harrison ~


The English scene got more media attention with their emphasis on fashion, with the safety pins and all. There were some really good bands over there. The Sex Pistols were great.
~By Greg Ginn ~


Again, the truth of the matter is we haven't paid that much attention to high school accountability.
~By Margaret Spellings ~


In 1986 we were trying to help women get in print, stay in print, and come to the attention of booksellers and libraries. At that time, books by men mystery writers were reviewed seven times as often as books by women.
~By Sara Paretsky ~


I enjoy countless hundreds pursuing me. I love those who love me the most. I am sort of flattered by men showing attention to me.
~By Hedy Lamarr ~


I am glad that I paid so little attention to good advice; had I abided by it I might have been saved from some of my most valuable mistakes.
~By Edna St. Vincent Millay ~


Human behavior in the midst of hardship caught my attention very early on, and my first stories were all pictures, no words.
~By Wally Lamb ~


Your children can be around you all day, but if you don't spend quality time with them and you don't pay attention to them and talk to them and listen to them, it doesn't matter that they're just around you.
~By Brandy Norwood ~


And the fact that I liked to show off and be the center of attention really lends itself to figure skating very well.
~By Scott Hamilton ~


Men who are not given any voice in this because of the secret nature of the courts, what they're left with is dressing up ridiculously, but at least using humour to try and draw attention to their kids.
~By Bob Geldof ~


The longer we listen to one another - with real attention - the more commonality we will find in all our lives. That is, if we are careful to exchange with one another life stories and not simply opinions.
~By Barbara Deming ~


The mission of the press is to spread culture while destroying the attention span.
~By Karl Kraus ~


If you look at a lot of animated movies, they don't pay attention to how things move through space.
~By Brad Bird ~


If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation.
~By Abigail Adams ~


It goes against the grain of modern education to teach students to program. What fun is there to making plans, acquiring discipline, organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self critical.
~By Alan Perlis ~


You have to be smart to play a dumb blonde over and over again and keep the audience's attention without extraordinary physical equipment.
~By Judy Holliday ~


It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
~By Leonardo da Vinci ~


There's a lot of pain in my heart because what I accomplished was second to none. I'm not losing any sleep, but I do pay attention every year at this time.
~By Bob Hayes ~


The kinds of shows that seem to work now, the comedy shows, are those which require very little attention. They're superficial and I like articulate comedy.
~By Mary Tyler Moore ~


The capacity for delight is the gift of paying attention.
~By Julia Margaret Cameron ~


I really love to act; I love everything about it. I've never had this addiction to being known. I mean, sure, if you go into acting, there's part of you that is saying, 'I want attention' but I was brought up to work to deserve attention, and it is the work, not the trappings that are important.
~By Christopher Meloni ~


I really pay attention to the bass in the music I listen to, and that's what I tend to write toward.
~By Dustin Diamond ~


You have to keep going. The main attention is for us to stay alive and stay a band. You only really become very successful when you stick together. Just keep going and reaching bigger and better.
~By Dan Hawkins ~


Oh yes, technique has definitely advanced. But you never advance without losing something en passant, and you lose it because you're paying so much attention to the new thing.
~By Ninette de Valois ~


I don't think Michael had to retire for us to get the spotlight, because when you win, it commands attention.
~By Hakeem Olajuwon ~


I was in Sweden for 10 days. They put me on the front page of the daily papers eight days in a row. I did nothing to warrant any of the attention. It was ridiculous.
~By Johnny Thunders ~


Being the first to do something like this also registers a lot of attention that the line might not have gotten if all four books had just appeared from one company.
~By Mark Millar ~


With respect to the first of these obstacles, it has often been made a matter of grave complaint against Political Economists, that they confine their attention to Wealth, and disregard all consideration of Happiness or Virtue.
~By Nassau William Senior ~


My job is to help the functioning of the story, not to draw attention to myself, but to make my characters function within the story, to work for the benefit of the story, to make the whole thing work.
~By Jeffrey Jones ~


We learn the inner secret of happiness when we learn to direct our inner drives, our interest and our attention to something besides ourselves.
~By Ethel Percy Andrus ~


When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
~By George Washington Carver ~


Constant attention by a good nurse may be just as important as a major operation by a surgeon.
~By Dag Hammarskjold ~


I've written more songs for this record than I ever have in the past so I'm trying to give it a lot of special attention to be sure my ideas really get translated right.
~By Suzy Bogguss ~


So this is the space during tutoring hours. It's very busy. Same principles: one-on-one attention, complete devotion to the students' work and a boundless optimism and sort of a possibility of creativity and ideas.
~By Dave Eggers ~


Everyone I know has attention deficit, and they say it with great pride. It's a bad time to be right.
~By Joni Mitchell ~


Attention is the way social primates measure status. It is highly rewarding because it causes the release of brain chemicals such as dopamine and endorphins.
~By Keith Henson ~


I've been doing this stuff for so long it's the one aspect of my life that I've paid attention to and really sort of not paid attention to the rest of it.
~By Joan Jett ~


I worked very hard and I earned all the attention I'm getting.
~By Anna Kournikova ~


The music and everything we're doing on the stage and on television backs itself up. If that's what gets people's curiosity going or brings their attention to us, that's fine.
~By Tina Yothers ~


The constant attention is what is so difficult.
~By Natalie Wood ~


I'm not a very gregarious person. I can't bear attention being called to me in a public place, which is ridiculous in a business that pays you to be noticed.
~By Gabriel Byrne ~


The fact is five months ago this was an issue that people weren't really talking that much about. Because of the president's leadership, because he's brought it to people's attention, it's now a top issue.
~By Ken Mehlman ~


I think that the use of copyright is going to change dramatically. Part of it is economics. There is just going to be so much content out there - there's a scarcity of attention. Information consumes attention, and there's too much information.
~By Esther Dyson ~


Tiger is the greatest thing that's happened to the tour in a long time. He has brought incredible attention to golf at a time of year when football and the World Series always take precedence. Everything I've heard about him seems to be true.
~By Payne Stewart ~


I think the one lesson I have learned is that there is no substitute for paying attention.
~By Diane Sawyer ~


It's the duty of all novelists, all painters, all musicians, all people who try to make art move: to look for something they feel authentically, without paying attention to styles.
~By Nathalie Sarraute ~


If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.
~By Tom Peters ~


We have to make some radical move to get the attention of everyone. Cheaters can't win and steroids has put us in the position that it's OK to cheat.
~By Lou Brock ~


What was a problem was the excessive amount of media attention to the appointment of the first woman and everything she did. Everywhere that Sandra went, the press was sure to go. And that got tiresome; it was stressful.
~By Sandra Day O'Connor ~


I needed to purge myself of all the attention my parents had given me - I wasn't neglected enough as a child.
~By Don Van Vliet ~


The magician and the politician have much in common: they both have to draw our attention away from what they are really doing.
~By Ben Okri ~


I never paid attention to what was contemporary or what was commercial, it didn't mean anything to me.
~By Van Morrison ~


Us sing and dance, make faces and give flower bouquets, trying to be loved. You ever notice that trees do everything to git attention we do, except walk?
~By Alice Walker ~


I am not disputing the need for this money. What I am disputing and calling attention to is the fact that we are taking the tab for defense in our time against terrorists in the Middle East and elsewhere and shoving this tab off onto our children.
~By John Spratt ~


I believe there is a moral sense and a global ethic that commands attention from people of every religion and every faith, and people of no faith. But I think what's new is that we now have the capacity to communicate instantaneously across frontiers right across the world.
~By Gordon Brown ~


It is like our foreign policy has attention deficit disorder.
~By Tim Ryan ~


When I first started out all the attention could be a bit unnerving, especially when people stared. Now I find the best thing is to just relax. Being recognized is just something you have to get used to.
~By Tom Cruise ~


I pay a lot of attention to how things are done and the whole activity of building something is interesting.
~By Donald Judd ~


I didn't pay as much attention in school as I would have liked to.
~By Gillian Anderson ~


Dealing with complexity is an inefficient and unnecessary waste of time, attention and mental energy. There is never any justification for things being complex when they could be simple.
~By Edward de Bono ~


All that attention to the perfect lighting, the perfect this, the perfect that, I find terribly annoying.
~By Meryl Streep ~


Some genres I'm not a huge fan of but there are always exceptions that break the rules. There are always a few people doing it in a way weird enough to grab my attention.
~By Ville Valo ~


True art tries not to attract attention in order to be noticed.
~By Jose Bergamin ~


I envy paranoids; they actually feel people are paying attention to them.
~By Susan Sontag ~


No matter what you've done for yourself or for humanity, if you can't look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?
~By Lee Iacocca ~


This means I must pay close attention to the writing, but equally so to the scientific background - which sometimes means doing fairly involved calculations.
~By Stanley Schmidt ~


The penalty of success is to be bored by the attentions of people who formerly snubbed you.
~By Mary Wilson Little ~


I've been with certain stars; some are caring and pay attention to their fans and to their fellow performers and some are too busy. Elvis never seemed too busy.
~By Minnie Pearl ~


Most TV shows don't reward you for paying attention.
~By Matt Groening ~


In a world where discovery is more important than delivery, it's the people who find, remix and direct attention to old stuff that should be rewarded, not the people who deliver it or sit on it waiting for someone to show up.
~By Joichi Ito ~

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