Success is focusing the full power of all you are one what you have a burning desire to achieve.
Author: Wilferd A. Peterson
It is not the straining for great things that is most effective; it is the doing the little things, the common duties, a little better and better.
Author: Elizabeth Stuart Phelps (1844-1911)
Profession: American Writer
It may be objected by some that I have concentrated too much on the dry bones, and too little on the flesh which clothes them, but I would ask such critics to concede at least that the bones have an austere beauty of their own.
Author: A.B. Pippard
It's tough trying to keep your feet on the ground, your head above the clouds, your nose to the grindstone, your shoulder to the wheel, your finger on the pulse, your eye on the ball and your ear to the ground.
Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all your energies on a limited set of targets.
Author: Nido Qubein
Profession: American Businessman, Speaker, Consultant, Author
Any individual can be, in time, what he earnestly desires to be, if he but set his face steadfastly in the direction of that one thing and bring all his powers to bear upon its attainment.
Author: J. Herman Randall
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
Author: Anthony Robbins (1960)
Profession: American Author, Speaker, Peak Performance Expert / Consultant
Singleness of purpose is one of the chief essentials for success in life, no matter what may be one's aim.
Author: John D. Rockefeller (1839-1937)
Profession: American Industrialist, Philanthropist, Founder Exxon
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Author: Jim Rohn
Profession: American Businessman, Author, Speaker, Philosopher
Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory.
Author: Bill Russell (1934)
Profession: American Basketball Player
Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Author: Sri Swami Sivananda (1887)
Profession: Indian Physician, Sage
If you chase two rabbits, both will escape.
Before water generates steam, it must register 212 of heat; 200 will not do it. The water must boil to generate enough steam to move an engine. Lukewarm water will not run anything. Lukewarmness will not generate life's work.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.