Attention Quotes

When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.

George Washington Carver

Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.

Patrick Henry

When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.

George Washington Carver

Woman is the dominant sex. Men have to do all sorts of stuff to prove that they are worthy of woman's attention.

Camille Paglia

The highest ecstasy is the attention at its fullest.

Simone Weil

Whatever we put our attention on will grow stronger in our life.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

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

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.

W. H. Auden

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.

Neil Young

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.

Kate Moss

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.

Edna St. Vincent Millay

It is more difficult to keep the attention of hearers than of readers.

Lascelles Abercrombie

Comedians are never really on vacation because you're always at attention... that antenna is always out there.

Bob Newhart

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.

Ville Valo

You stick your head above the crowd and attract attention and sometimes somebody will throw a rock at you. That's the territory. You buy the land, you get the Indians.

David Lee Roth

The relationship of the toastmaster to speaker should be the same as that of the fan to the fan dancer. It should call attention to the subject without making any particular effort to cover it.

Adlai E. Stevenson

Never pay the slightest attention to what a company president ever says about his stock.

Bernard Baruch

To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work.

Mary Oliver

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

Diane Sawyer

The one lesson I have learned is that there is no substitute for paying attention.

Diane Sawyer

I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The greatest saving one can make in the order of thought is to accept the unintelligibility of the world -- and to pay attention to man.

Albert Camus

Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.

Antisthenes

To get their attention, start lobbing the light grenades (That burst and blind them with the truth! An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth!)

Brandon Boyd

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Updated On : March 14, 2014
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