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all the years and in everything we do, we have focused most of all on the development
of human capacity, beginning with our own professional staff, and leveraging their
expertise to enrich the Arab community. We have embraced the concept of the knowledge
worker and have sought to empower our people and the Arab worlds people
to dream, to imagine, and to create.
Abu-Ghazaleh - Focus
Concentration can be cultivated. One can
learn to exercise will power, discipline
one's body and train one's mind.
Ambani - Focus
My relationship with this good man (Tony
Blair) is where I've been focused, and
that's where my concentration is. And I
don't regret any other aspect of it. And
so I.. we filled a lot of space together.
Bushism - Politics
The reason visualization is so powerful
is because as you create pictures in your
mind of seeing yourself with what it is
you want, you are generating thoughts and
feelings of having it now. Visualization
is simply powerfully focused thought in
pictures, and it causes equally powerful
Byrne - Thinking
attract money, you must focus on wealth. It is impossible to bring more money
into your life when you are noticing you do not have enough, because that means
you are thinking thoughts that you do not have enough.
Byrne - Thinking
you have a pile of bills that you have no idea how you are going to pay, you cannot
focus on the bills, because you will continue to attract more bills. You have
to find a way that works for you to focus on prosperity, despite the bills around
Byrne - Attraction
Success depends on getting good at saying no without feeling guilty. You cannot
get ahead with your own goals if you are always saying yes to someone elses
projects. You can only get ahead with your desired lifestyle if you are focused
on the things that will produce that lifestyle.
Canfield - Success
You've got a job to do, and because you've got a job to do, you've got to
focus on that, so you don't have time for personal considerations.
Cheney - Job
You really do think about it institutionally; this is your job, and to some
extent you benefit from having a job to do at a moment like this. You have things
that you have to make happen. And you don't have time for the emotional reaction
that might otherwise occur if somebody was just sitting there watching these events
unfold and had no responsibilities.
Cheney - Job
I may play a total madman on TV, but I'm really just a very unbalanced guy
at home. However, when it comes to stocks, I believe in being rigorous and methodical,
not crazy. There's no madness to my method.
Cramer - Stocks
In large organizations the dilution of information as it passes up and down
the hierarchy, and horizontally across departments, can undermine the effort to
focus on common goals.
Csikszentmihalyi - Companies
I focus on my work. If I let myself get
distracted by the insults and slanders I
wouldnt get anything substantive done.
Finkelstein - Criticism
Work - Insult
Along with a strong belief in your own inner
voice, you also need laser-like focus combined
with unwavering determination.
Flynt - Instinct
Control - Focus
My success, part of it certainly, is that
I have focused in on a few things.
Gates - Success
We sometimes emphasize the danger in a crisis
without focusing on the opportunities that
are there. We should feel a great sense
of urgency because it is the most dangerous
crisis we have ever faced, by far. But it
also provides us with opportunities to do
a lot of things we ought to be doing for
other reasons anyway. And to solve this
crisis we can develop a shared sense of
moral purpose. (talking about the environamental
Gore - Environmental
A corporation is a living organism; it has
to continue to shed its skin. Methods have
to change. Focus has to change. Values have
to change. The sum total of those changes
Grove - Change
We wanted Nike to be the world's best sports
and fitness company. Once you say that,
you have a focus. You don't end up making
wing tips or sponsoring the next Rolling
Stones world tour.
Knight - Focus
Next in importance to having a good aim is to recognize when to pull the
Letterman - Action
You need to have a passionate interest in
why things are happening. That cast of mind,
kept over long periods, gradually improves
your ability to focus on reality. If you
dont have the cast of mind, youre
destined for failure even if you have a
Munger - Learning
Focusing your life solely on making a buck
shows a certain poverty of ambition. It
asks too little of yourself.. Because its
only when you hitch your wagon to something
larger than yourself that you realize your
Obama - Focus
Excellence matters, and technology advances
so fast that the potential for improvement
is tremendous. So, since becoming CEO again,
Ive pushed hard to increase our velocity,
improve our execution, and focus on the
big bets that will make a difference in
Page - Google
We have always tried to concentrate on the
long term, and to place bets on technology
we believe will have a significant impact
over time. Its hard to imagine now,
but when we started Google most people thought
search was a solved problem and that there
was no money to be made apart from some
banner advertising. We felt the exact opposite:
that search quality was very poor, and that
awesome user experiences would clearly make
Page - Google
I was at the end of my tether when my first
book was published. For eight years I didn't
make a penny, I worked so hard, didn't drink,
didn't enjoy life.
Pamuk - Work
The older I get, the more I see a straight
path where I want to go. If youre
going to hunt elephants, dont get
off the trail for a rabbit.
Boone Pickens - Goals
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity
we can immediately command when we focus
all of our resources on mastering a single
area of our lives.
Robbins - Life
I'm able to bring business expertise but,
more importantly, operating experience.
The people here at Google are young. Every
day there are lots of new challenges. I
keep things focused. The speech I give everyday
is: "This is what we do. Is what you
are doing consistent with that, and does
it change the world?"
Schmidt - Internet
Search companies, which I won't mention
by name, tried to do so many things at the
same time, they forgot all about search.
They either missed the next revolution of
search or they created an opening for a
Google to enter.
Schmidt - Companies
As long as you keep yourself centered, and
are fulfilling the purpose you were sent
here for, you will succeed and be prosperous
in all areas of life.
Silva - Focus
All programming for prosperity should be built on spiritual foundations.
The first step is to enter the spiritual dimension, the alpha level, and determine
what your purpose in life is. Find out what you are here for, what you are supposed
to do with your life.
Silva - Focus
I'm not a good listener some times. I'm too much of a control freak.
Im learning to be better. I was so caught up in just getting the job done
that I would miss out on the human aspect of this. There was a connection missing.
Stern - Work
The main focus in my life now is to open people's minds so no one will be
so conceited that they think they have the total truth. They should be eager to
learn, to listen, to research and not to confine, to hurt, to kill, those who
disagree with them.
When you allow yourself to begin to dream big dreams, creatively abandon
the activities that are taking up too much of your time, and focus your inward
energies on alleviating your main constraints, you start to feel an incredible
sense of power and confidence.
Tracy - Confidence
- Time -
Take the pains required to become what you want to become, or you might end
up becoming something youd rather not be. That is also a daily discipline
and worth considering.
Trump - Goals
What matters is where you want to go. Focus in the right direction!
Trump - Goals
The old saying that success breeds success has something
to it. It's that feeling of confidence that can banish negativity and procrastination
and get you going the right way.
Trump - Success
I can focus on writing, or I can get lost in wonderfully fun but endless
conversations and produce nothing new at all. I count on those people who enjoy
my work to understand this.
Wilber - Focus
We worry about staying competitive as well
as continue to come up with new things.
What I can say is that look for Yahoo! to
continue to push the envelope on what we
can offer for free, as well as a continued
focus to develop the Yahoo! set of services
around the world.
Yang - Competitive
We're just going to concentrate on what
we've always done, which is to create the
best possible online directory, adding content
and other features along the way when it
Yang - Focus
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is
the problem. We all have twenty-four hour
Ziglar - Focus
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