Attention Quotes

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.

Marilyn vos Savant

The best way to forget ones self is to look at the world with attention and love.

Red Auerbach

No man is lonely eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.

Christopher Morley

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.

John Kenneth Galbraith

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

Simone Weil

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.

Mariah Carey

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.

Edward de Bono

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.

Edward de Bono

All that attention to the perfect lighting, the perfect this, the perfect that, I find terribly annoying.

Meryl Streep

Thank you for leaving us alone but giving us enough attention to boost our egos.

Mick Jagger

You have to learn the crowd. I just pay attention to them so I can make sure I can make them laugh.

Dane Cook

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

Henry Miller

I didn't really seek attention. I just wanted to play the game well and go home.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The constant attention is what is so difficult.

Natalie Wood

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.

Lyndon B. Johnson
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