When I work, I wear pants usually because I want to be comfortable. I wear dark colors, especially in winter, because I don't want to concentrate on myself but on what I'm working on. Because I really, really love clothes, I can start to think too much about myself. It's distracting.
We need to keep working and I am pretty sure the results will come.
Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.
Airplanes are a good place to concentrate because you get no emails, no phone calls.
I know not to let myself get distracted and to concentrate on what happens on the pitch.
If you're concentrating so damn hard on a piece of mathematics or a musical - a piece of music or a piece of art, the restraint that holds the rest of - the rest of the world back off and vanishes in the rest of your life.
It's better to do one thing at a time and give your full concentration.
I'm single-minded. When I'm working on a project, all my attention is there.
You can have fun, but when it is time to work, work hard and be focused.
When things go against you, you just need to keep your focus and work towards the win.
You don't have to follow what most players do by going to the top school. You can do anything at any school you're at, as long as you're focused and you work hard.
That's the main thing on defense: focus, patience and staying as one unit.
I'm just a black hole for stuff. No one should ever hand me anything, because I get so easily distracted. I'll be like, 'Oh, look, something shiny!' I'm glad I never learned how to drive. I would be really dangerous.
I find it so easy to get distracted - I try not to do more than one thing at any one time.
Brain studies of mental workouts in which you sustain a single, chosen focus show that the more you detach from what's distracting you and refocus on what you should be paying attention to, the stronger this brain circuitry becomes.
Nothing focuses your mind quite like flying a jet. That's one reason NASA requires that astronauts fly T-38s: it forces us to concentrate and prioritize in some of the same ways we need to in a rocket ship.
I write in my study, where I also have my prayer altar. I believe that keeps me focused and gives me positive energy and reminds me that I'm merely the instrument of greater creative forces.
Few things focus the mind like fear.
Stay open-minded; stay focused. Train hard and train smart. For me, the older I get, the smarter I have to train also, because the recovery time is longer. Work on everything: become a well-rounded fighter - don't just be good at one thing; be good at everything.
The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.
To me, meditation is simply silencing or focusing the mind.
Sometimes you win and sometimes you lose, but the mind has to be ready for the next game and get focused for the next game and helps you for next win.
Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory.
I don't know how you work on concentration. You are either born with it or you're not. And I was definitely not born with it.
The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.
Being fit helps me improve my concentration, my will power and even my determination.
The modern notion of background music is a loud thump, thump, thump. It isn't only conversation it kills but also concentration.
My biggest hurdle usually has to do with concentration. I have a tendency to kind of start working on something, and then, all of a sudden, I'll totally divert and do something totally different.
Before a match, I need to be alone. I need to reach concentration and focus on the game ahead of me.
Don’t focus on the pain. Focus on the progress.
It is vitally important for me to concentrate on myself, on the work that I have to do on the track and off it with the engineers, without really thinking about what people are expecting from me on the outside.
What do I mean by concentration? I mean focusing totally on the business at hand and commanding your body to do exactly what you want it to do.
Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration.
Success will always be driven by focus & effort — and we always control both.
I just fully focus on myself and the job I do in the car and then I think the results will come.
Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge, Capacity for enjoyment.
Think back five years ago. Think of where you’re at today. Think ahead five years and what you want to accomplish. Be unstoppable.
I wake up in the morning thinking about victory, I go to sleep thinking about victory, so sometimes it might be hard. But I need to control myself more and, how can I say it politely? Just shut up instead of speaking on the radio.
Concentration comes out of a combination of confidence and hunger.
Success at anything will always come down to this: focus and effort. And we control both.
Success isn’t always about ‘Greatness’, it’s about consistency. Consistent, hard work gains success. Greatness will come.
Wake up determined, go to bed satisfied