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Concentration Quotes

It's shocking how little there is to do with tennis when you're just thinking about nothing except winning every point.

Author: Andre Agassi (1970)

Profession: American Tennis Player

Concentrate, play your game, and don't be afraid to win.

Author: Amy Alcott

Profession: American Golfer

Concentrate; put all your eggs in one basket, and watch that basket...

Author: Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919)

Profession: American Industrialist, Philanthropist

Concentration is my motto -- first honesty, then industry, then concentration.

Author: Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919)

Profession: American Industrialist, Philanthropist

By concentrating our attention on the effect rather than the causes, we can avoid the laborious, nearly impossible task of trying to detect and deflect the many psychological influences on liking.

Author: Robert Cialdini

Profession: American Professor of Psychology

I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time...

Author: Charles Dickens (1812-1870)

Profession: British Novelist

Concentration is the key to economic results. No other principles of effectiveness is violated as constantly today as the basic principle of concentration.

Author: Peter F. Drucker (1909)

Profession: American Management Consultant, Author

Concentrating on the essentials. We will then be accomplishing the greatest possible results with the effort expended.

Author: Ted W. Engstrom

Profession: American Religion and Social Leader

Ninety percent of my game is mental. It's my concentration that has gotten me this far.

Author: Chris Evert (1954)

Profession: American Tennis Player

The jack-of-all-trades seldom is good at any. Concentrate all of your efforts on one definite chief aim.

Author: Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)

Profession: American Speaker, Motivational Writer, ''Think and Grow Rich''

The ability to concentrate and to use time well is everything.

Author: Lee Iacocca (1924)

Profession: American Businessman, Former CEO of Chrysler

Those who attain to any excellence commonly spend life in some single pursuit, for excellence is not often gained upon easier terms.

Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

Profession: British Author

It seems essential, in relationships and all tasks, that we concentrate only on what is most significant and important

Author: Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)

Profession: Danish Philosopher, Writer

The next point -- that's all you must think about.

Author: Rod Laver (1938)

Profession: Australian Tennis Player

When you write down your ideas you automatically focus your full attention on them. Few if any of us can write one thought and think another at the same time. Thus a pencil and paper make excellent concentration tools.

Author: Michael LeBoeuf

Profession: American Researcher, Consultant, Author