focussing attention quotes

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Just as soon as we notice that someone has to force himself to pay attention when dealing and talking with us, we have a valid dem ...
In solitude we are in the presence of mere matter (even the sky, the stars, the moon, trees in blossom), things of less value (per ...
I long to hear that you have declared an independancy [sic]--and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be nec ...
People tend to box little girls in. They teach them to sit properly and stand quietly and not attract attention. Sports is one pla ...
If I were just curious, it would be very hard to say to someone, "I want to come to your house and have you talk to me and tell me ...
It was characteristic of the rise of the Nazi movement in Germany and of the Communist movements in Europe after 1930 that they re ...
The legislator should direct his attention above all to the education of youth; for the neglect of education does harm to the cons ...
The soul is not a soul,
Has no secret, is small, and it fits
Its hollow perfectly: its room, our moment of attention.
To pray is to pay attention to something or someone other than oneself. Whenever a man so concentrates his attention--on a landsca ...
There is something in the eloquence of the pulpit, when it is really eloquence, which is entitled to the highest praise and honour ...
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