Focus and Quotations About It

Focus and Quotations About It

Mentioned below are some famous people's quotes, which tell us about the importance of concentration and a focused mind.
Focusing attention on the "essential details" is crucial in all aspects of life. Each test requires concentration, and focusing on your ideas in a certain direction.

"My son, pay attention to my wisdom, listen well to my words of insight, that you may maintain discretion and your lips may preserve knowledge." ― Solomon's Proverbs 5:1

"Whoever listens to what is taught will succeed, and whoever trusts the Lord will be happy."― Proverbs 16:20

"Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might" ― Ecclesiast 9:10

"Concentration is the key to economic results. No other principles of effectiveness is violated as constantly today as the basic principle of concentration." ― Peter F. Drucker

"You must remain focused on your journey to greatness." ― Les Brown

"I never hit a shot, not even in practice, without having a very sharp in-focus picture of it in my head." ― Jack Nicklaus

"To do two things at once is to do neither." ― Publilius Syrus

"Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration." ― Andrew Carnegie

"Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus." ― Alexander Graham Bell

"A person who aims at nothing is sure to hit it" ― Anonymous

"Do whatever you do intensely." ― Robert Henri

"Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow." ― Aesop

"If you chase two rabbits, both will escape." ― Anonymous

"If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results." ― Jack Dixon

"Success in any endeavor requires single-minded attention to detail and total concentration." ― Willie Sutton

"If you've lost focus, just sit down and be still. Take the idea and rock it to-and-fro. Keep some of it and throw some away, and it will renew itself. You don't need to do anything more." ― Clarissa Pinkola Estes

"Mental attitude and concentration are the keys to pitching." ― Ferguson Jenkins quotes

"It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel." ― James Allen

"It's simply a matter of doing what you do best and not worrying about what the other fellow is going to do." ― John Adams

"Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground." ― Theodore Roosevelt

"Show yourself sharp, go to the right; set yourself; go..." ― Bible Ezekiel 21:16

"This is a trustworthy saying. And I want you to stress these things, so that those who have trusted in God may be careful to devote themselves to doing what is good. These things are excellent and profitable for everyone." ― Titus 3:8

"Ninety percent of my game is mental. It's my concentration that has gotten me this far." ― Chris Evert

"Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory." ― Bill Russell

"Look, just in the context of school, we know that marijuana negatively affects concentration, focus, memory and retention. Hello out there? Concentration, focus, memory and retention. If you were in school, arguably, concentration, focus, memory and retention are important things." ― Anonymous

"For he who has no tranquility there is no concentration." ― Bhagavad Gita

"May your mind be infused with 'one' thought (concentration of mind)! May every action of yours be embellished by 'one' thought! May your resolution be 'one'. You, who are acting to the contrary, your disposition shall have opposite orientation." ― Atharva Veda

"Concentration is a fine antidote to anxiety." ― Jack Nicklaus

"My concentration level blocks out everything. Concentration is why some athletes are better than others. You develop that concentration in training and concentrate in a meet." ― Edwin Moses

"The stages of the Noble Path are: Right View, Right Thought, Right Speech, Right Behavior, Right Livelihood, Right Effort, Right Mindfulness and Right Concentration." ― Buddha

But what exactly is called the right concentration? In other words, what should we focused on? Jesus Christ, the Son of God, tells us that our focus should be on the things above (Heaven), and not on the earthly things. He urges us to gather riches in Heaven, where no thieves can steal them away, and no moth can eat them.

The Creator tells us to focus on eternal things, and not to strive for mortal, passing, and imperfect things. Our eyes catch things that are visible, hence we tend to get more of them, but Jesus tells us to focus on what the physical eyes do not see, because those are the eternal things.