Attention To Detail Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old attention to detail quotes, attention to detail sayings, and attention to detail proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


When you pay attention to detail, the big picture will take care of itself.

George St-Pierre

It goes against the grain of modern education to teach students to program. What fun is there to making plans, acquiring discipline, organizing thoughts, devoting attention to detail, and learning to be self critical.

Alan Perlis

Laymen learn to read photographs the way they do headlines, skipping over them quickly to get the gist of what is being said. Photographers, on the other hand, study them with the care and attention to detail one might give to a difficult scientific paper or a complicated poem.     

Howard S. Becker

Personal revelation, consecration of performance, attention to detail, and dependency on God-with these qualities you cannot fail.     

Ezra Taft Benson

It is only through a devoted attention to the details of objects and faces in the modern urban scene, he argues, that the commodity fetish of capitalism can be effectively dispelled.     

Mark Kingwell

As a coach, your high standards of performance, attention to detail and - above all - how hard you work set the stage for how your players perform.

Don Shula

There is the flash in the pan, the sudden success. But continued success is dependent upon tremendous attention to detail.

Frederick Lenz

In moviemaking, you learn to pay attention to detail, because so much is in the detail. And when you’re shooting, you try to be very alert to what’s going on, even if you’re tired.     

Frederick Wiseman

Attention to detail can't be ( and never is ) added later. It's an entire development philosophy, methodology, and culture.      

Marco Arment

Sometimes it gets a little too bubblegum for me, but what I do love about KPop videos is their attention to detail, and their choreography and dancing are always spot-on.      

Bebe Rexha

The success of a production depends on the attention paid to detail.

David O. Selznick

Attention to detail is crucial in my roles as a real estate developer and principal of a lifestyle brand. Fine jewelry is especially intricate and requires a very well trained eye.     

Ivanka Trump

In the successful organization, no detail is too small to escape close attention.      

Lou Holtz

It’s the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.

John Wooden

Another thing all writers have in common is we're all observers. We pay attention to detail.

Judy Blume

Simple ingredients can be used to make elegant dishes with just a little extra attention to detail.

Marcus Samuelsson

Things can happen when you least expect them so you always gotta be prepared. And pay attention to the details. The devil is in the details.

Lesley Kagen

There is space for a different kind of investigative reporting that's about immersion and obsessive attention to detail and deep listening.     

Sarah Stillman

Art is detail. I do not see the attention to detail as an act of masochism, but as the capacity to look, see, listen, and hear.     

Daša Drndić

Discipline is based on pride, on meticulous attention to details, and on mutual respect and confidence. Discipline must be a habit so ingrained that it is stronger than the excitement of the goal or the fear of failure.

Gary Ryan Blair

Attention to detail is of utmost importance when you want to look good.      

Carolina Herrera

It's the little things that make the big things possible. Only close attention to the fine details of any operation makes the operation first class.      

J. Willard Marriott

Personal power is really the issue. It is only through tremendous attention to detail that you will be able to gain personal power and searing self-honesty.     

Frederick Lenz

Money is the most corrosive aspect of life today because it means that all attention to detail is forgotten.     

Roberto Cavalli

Strategy equals execution. All the great ideas and visions in the world are worthless if they can't be implemented rapidly and efficiently. Good leaders delegate and empower others liberally, but they pay attention to details, every day.     

Colin Powell

I'm not an easy customer. My attention to detail could probably drive you mad. My eye still always goes toward the single flaw.

L'Wren Scott

Thinking isn't something you think about. It comes naturally. Thinking involves many things. It involves being an observer. It involves analyzing things, taking in what's around you in the world and finding how to make it inspire your work or turn it into a lesson to teach your children; it's paying attention to details. That's what thinking is: processing.     

Madonna Ciccone

A handful of men have become very rich by paying attention to details that most others ignored.

Henry Ford

Fastidious attention to detail makes the difference between an OK service and first class service.      

Ben Elliot

Productivity and efficiency can be achieved only step by step with sustained hard work, relentless attention to details and insistence on the highest standards of quality and performance.     

J. R. D. Tata