There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life... I think I must have been crying for some attention.
When things haven't gone well for you, call in a secretary or a staff man and chew him out. You will sleep better and they will appreciate the attention.
The constant attention is what is so difficult.
I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home.
The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
You have to learn the crowd. I just pay attention to them so I can make sure I can make them laugh.
Thank you for leaving us alone but giving us enough attention to boost our egos.
All that attention to the perfect lighting, the perfect this, the perfect that, I find terribly annoying.
It has always surprised me how little attention philosophers have paid to humor, since it is a more significant process of mind than reason. Reason can only sort out perceptions, but the humor process is involved in changing them.
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.
Mistakes can be corrected by those who pay attention to facts but dogmatism will not be corrected by those who are wedded to a vision.
I'm not one of those people that goes into details of my personal life on national TV to get attention. Some things are better left unsaid.
Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff to prove that they are worthy of woman's attention.
Those who are unhappy have no need for anything in this world but people capable of giving them their attention.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
The highest ecstasy is the attention at its fullest.
Humor is richly rewarding to the person who employs it. It has some value in gaining and holding attention, but it has no persuasive value at all.
Throughout my career, if I have done anything, I have paid attention to every note and every word I sing - if I respect the song. If I cannot project this to a listener, I fail.
No man is lonely eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.
The best way to forget ones self is to look at the world with attention and love.
Working in an office with an array of electronic devices is like trying to get something done at home with half a dozen small children around. The calls for attention are constant.
Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to the inner life what choice of action is to the outer. In both cases, a man is responsible for his choice and must accept the consequences, whatever they may be.
When the punk thing came along and I heard my friends saying, I hate these people with the pins in their ears. I said, Thank God, something got their attention.
All of a sudden to get all of this attention, and to be away from home and working all the time was hard. I was on planes all the time. I didn't see my friends. I cried a lot. It was quite terrifying.
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.