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Focus Quotes

The people who have managed to make it to the top rung of the success ladder have managed to get there because of the fact that they never once took their eyes off their goals. If at all they took their eyes off their goals and objectives, which sure would have been a rarity, they would have been extremely quick to get right back on track. It is focus such as this that can help you see your dreams materialize into reality. Read on to come across a handful of popular quotations and sayings on staying focused in life.

Henry Cavill

As an outside; don't worry about failure, because failure will take care of itself. Focus on success.

Success
Aristotle

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.

Venus Williams

I don't focus on what I'm up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest.

Scarlett Johansson

I'm happiest when I have something to focus my energy on.

Patrick Mahomes

I try to just focus in on being in the same routine every single day.

Drew Barrymore

It's never too late. Don't focus on what was taken away. Find something to replace it, and acknowledge the blessing you have.

My focus had always been the on-side. My coach wanted me to work on the offside strokes since he was convinced of my ability and timing on the leg side. I worked hard and firmed up my defensive technique. I am happy getting runs all around the wicket now, and getting a lot of boundaries. No one calls me a 'leggie batsman' anymore.

Denis Waitley

Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Joe Biden

The greatest gift is the ability to forget - to forget the bad things and focus on the good.

Stevie Nicks

Do you want to be an artist and a writer, or a wife and a lover? With kids, your focus changes. I don't want to go to PTA meetings.

Wives Parenting

My priority is cricket. Everything that I get apart from it is a result of the effort on the field. Everything else follows. I am pretty aware of my priorities, and I don't really focus on things that are not as important to me as cricket.

Will Smith

I had to focus and create a character in Bagger Vance, not just do my 'Will Smith' thing and get paid.

Omar Khayyam

Oh, the brave music of a distant drum!

We're just going to come out and play. We know that we're supposed to win all the games, but if we don't, we just have to take the next game and focus on what we did wrong in the game before and just try to do better at the next game.

Brian Tracy

The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.

Success Fear Mind Success

School, I never truly got the knack of. I could never focus on things I didn't want to learn. Math is just the worst. To this day, I can't concentrate on it. People always say, 'You should have tried harder.' But actually, I cheated a lot because I could not sit and do homework.

Jon Jones

A lot of coaches in MMA focus on MMA wrestling. My coach, his high school team is ranked 10th in the nation. Izzy Martinez is very connected to the wrestling community.

Harry Styles

I meditate and pray before going onstage - it helps me focus.

Alan Watts

The ego is nothing other than the focus of conscious attention.

Nothing Ego Attention
William Arthur Ward

It is wise to direct your anger towards problems - not people; to focus your energies on answers - not excuses.

I was a Senate spouse for many, many years. I kept my own career. I was teaching and Joe was doing politics. I realized when we were elected vice president that I had a platform and I knew I was not going to waste my platform. It was going to focus women and girls' education.

Jeff Bezos

It is very difficult to get people to focus on the most important things when you're in boom times.

Edinson Cavani

To become a striker, you need dedication, focus, and professionalism. When they pass you the ball inside the area, the first thing you think of is to score. To find the best way to finish.

Kobe Bryant

I focus on one thing and one thing only - that's trying to win as many championships as I can.

Trying
Edinson Cavani

I focus a lot more on the collective than the individual.

Gillian Anderson

After I did nine years of a television series, I didn't want to do anything really that involved going to a set and being in front of a camera for quite a while. And when I did start to want to do things, I wanted to focus more on film.

Nicole Kidman

I believe that as much as you take, you have to give back. It's important not to focus on yourself too much.

Donald Trump, Jr.

My father is a very hardworking guy, and that's his focus in life, so I got a lot of the paternal attention that a boy wants and needs from my grandfather.

Naomi Osaka

If - when someone asks me a question, if I could just focus on not joking, I think that would be great, because for some reason, I can't.

Brett Kavanaugh

Like civil suits, criminal investigations take the president's focus away from his or her responsibilities to the people.

Mia Hamm

I could sit there and eat pasta all day long and not worry about it when I was younger, and now I really have to focus on making sure I set a good example for my kids.

Rafael Nadal

You just try to play tough and focus point for point. Sounds so boring, but it's the right thing to do out there.

Brett Kavanaugh

Having seen first-hand how complex and difficult the job is, I believe it vital that the president be able to focus on his never-ending tasks with as few distractions as possible.

It seems like people want to blame me for everything. Whenever any issue arises, I'm said to have been involved even if I've had nothing to do with it. That's why I always focus on what I know, which is playing football, and try to be very careful with what I say because people always try and twist things.

Virat Kohli

I don't really read a lot of newspapers. I don't pay attention to what is being said or written about me. I've had lots of experiences in the past when I got too much into it. That sort of diverts your focus.

Past Attention
Kamala Harris

Part of my focus on what we need to do around smart gun safety laws is recognize we have to have more enforcement around gun dealers.

Gun
Novak Djokovic

Tennis is my life, obviously; I need to focus, I need to win. But it's not the only thing. I'm not going to play forever.

I was the person, I think, who first said the evening of September 11 that we shouldn't hold this against the Arab community, the Muslim community. We should focus on the individuals and that groups that were involved and not participate in group blame.

Steve Carell

For me, at least, all of my career goals, all of my focus, everything just shifted and the importance was my children, and that's where all the joy came from as well.

Kanye West

Our focus needs to be less on what our legacy's going to be or how we can control each other and more how we can give to each other.

Eminem

The album requires a certain focus of mine that I can't really explain - let's just say it's all I can really do while I'm doing it.

Drew Barrymore

I've approached so many things in my life with such intensity that I want to approach motherhood with dedication and focus.

Vladimir Putin

The worst thing for a politician is to try and cling to power by every possible means, and focus only on that.

Power Politicians
Andy Warhol

My idea of a good picture is one that's in focus and of a famous person.

Sandra Day O'Connor

It was better for me when I was joined at the court by a second woman. When I was there alone, there was too much media focus on the one woman, and the minute we got another woman, that changed.

Lonliness
Kim Kardashian

Now is the one time in my life I can be 100% selfish. I'm not married; I don't have kids; I can focus on my career.

Angelina Jolie

Sexism is part of every industry and must be addressed. But I try not to focus on the negative but the positive side of what we can bring.

Mark Twain

You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.

Denis Waitley

Goals provide the energy source that powers our lives. One of the best ways we can get the most from the energy we have is to focus it. That is what goals can do for us; concentrate our energy.

George Foreman

You've got to have a focus. You just fight for money, you get hurt. You focus on the title, you'll just naturally make money doing it.

Lily James

There are other things I want to focus on rather than staying in shape.

Brad Pitt

I think L.A. is impossible. There's just too much media focus. You can't live a normal life.

Bill Gates

Steve Jobs' ability to focus in on a few things that count, get people who get user interface right, and market things as revolutionary are amazing things.

Lewis Hamilton

When I'm driving, the fewer distractions there are, the better it is to focus on the job in hand.

Leonardo DiCaprio

School, I never truly got the knack of. I could never focus on things I didn't want to learn.

Conor McGregor

The mixed martial arts way of life will give you focus.

Kayleigh McEnany

Rather than depriving Trump of political victories, Democrats ought to focus on delivering victories for the American people.

The Nation of Islam's main focus was teaching black pride and self-awareness. Why should we keep trying to force ourselves into white restaurants and schools when white people didn't want us? Why not clean up our own neighborhoods and schools instead of trying to move out of them and into white people's neighborhoods?

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

One lesson that every nation can learn from China is to focus more on creating village-level enterprises, quality health services and educational facilities.

Mookie Betts

I'm constantly trying to become the best. That's kind of how I'm driven. Sometimes I'm not. I kind of focus on when I'm not than when I am. That's probably something I need to switch.

Angelina Jolie

I'm a very private person. I don't go out much. I'm home with kids. I go to work. I don't really like being the focus of attention, which is why I like being behind the camera more.

Mike Pence

I believe we need to focus first and foremost - as Donald Trump has done with such force and such passion - on border integrity and building the wall.

Venus Williams

Right now, I'm at the top of the world in my game so my focus isn't on when I'm going to end. My focus is on playing the best tennis that I can, and there is no end to that.

Tom Brady

I really focus on my jeans and sweaters for them to fit really well. There was a time that wasn't the case.

Johnny Depp

When I can focus on something like guitar or painting, I do. I started painting people I admire, like Kerouac, Bob Dylan, Nelson Algren, Marlon Brando, Patti Smith, my girl, my kids.

People Guitar Painting
Dwayne Johnson

The Revlon Run/Walk effort to focus on women's cancer has my wholehearted support and gratitude.

I started modeling when I was about 2 or 3 years old; I started with Baby Guess, and I did Guess Kids, and that was the extent of my modeling career as a kid. I took all of my elementary, middle and high school years off to focus on school and sports.

Bill Gates

I remember thinking quite logically that I didn't want to spoil my children with wealth and so that I would create a foundation, but not knowing exactly what it would focus on.

Thinking Children
Donald Trump

My big focus is China and OPEC and all of these countries that are just absolutely destroying the United States.

Physically, it is very demanding as an actor, and I don't want to put a lot of focus on that, but I think it is emotionally and mentally a lot more... It can completely twist you... We abandon ourselves for days and months, and by the end of it, we are twisted people which you make fun of.

Ben Shapiro

Obama's pop-cultural focus may seem demeaning to the office of the presidency. It may be mockable. But it is also tremendously effective.

Office Presidency

I'm not big on to-do lists. Instead, I use e-mail and desktop folders and my online calendar. So when I walk up to my desk, I can focus on the e-mails I've flagged and check the folders that are monitoring particular projects and particular blogs.

The moment you have a child, in an instant your life is not for you, and your life is completely, 100 percent dedicated to another human being, and they will always come first. It changes you forever. It changes your perspective, and it gives you a nice purpose and focus.

Lady Gaga

I try to not focus on what people expect from me.

Ivanka Trump

From a productivity perspective, prioritization is key. And it's very easy to focus on clearing the decks of minutia, especially when one's very busy.

Bill Gates

Effective philanthropy requires a lot of time and creativity - the same kind of focus and skills that building a business requires.

Bill Gates

Well, I don't think there's any need for people to focus on my career.

Angelina Jolie

My whole family have all been through a difficult time. My focus is my children, our children.

I said that America's role would be limited; that we would not put ground troops into Libya; that we would focus our unique capabilities on the front end of the operation, and that we would transfer responsibility to our allies and partners.