The greatest gift you can give another is the purity of your attention.
Concentrated attention is the collection of units of power on a chosen point of intention.
James Arthur Ray
(November 22, 1957 - )
In solitude we give passionate attention to our lives, to our memories, to the details around us.
(January 25, 1882 - March 28, 1941)
I would be willing to bet that if one day a woman walked barefoot to the moon and back and a man cleaned out his desk, when the two of them sat down to dinner that night he would say, ‘Boy was that desk a mess.’
So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to the words, but also to the feeling of what is being conveyed, to the whole of it, not part of it.
(May 12, 1895 - February 17, 1986)
He who laughs best to-day, will also laugh last.
(October 15, 1844 - August 25, 1900)
This looks to us like a very simple accident.
Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.
George Bernard Shaw