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)
Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
Edward Everett Hale
(April 03, 1822 - June 10, 1909)
He thrives on that, but without having as much in the bank as he had for us last year, you knew that he probably wasn't as confident, even though he was as determined. You still have to do it to feel good about yourself.
We've always had obstacles to overcome. But we're a family and we stick together.