Concentration Sayings and Quotes

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


Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory     

Bill Russell

Concentration can be cultivated. One can learn to exercise will power, discipline one's body and train one's mind.     

Anil Ambani

Concentration can be difficult to obtain, but once one has a firm hold on it, then it can be difficult to let go.     

Lauren Lola

The power to concentrate was the most important thing. Living without this power would be like opening one's eyes without seeing anything.     

Haruki Murakami

Concentration is the key to economic results. No other principles of effectiveness is violated as constantly today as the basic principle of concentration.     

Peter F. Drucker

Focus on remedies, not faults.     

Jack Nicklaus

Concentration is the key to success in anything in life. You need concentration to carry on a conversation, to raise children, to stay positive, to be able to communicate effectively, to succeed academically, to meditate, to succeed in business, to become good at sports, to achieve the goals you set for yourself, and the list can go on and on.     

Gudjon Bergmann

Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.     

Greg Anderson

Concentration and mental toughness are the margins of victory.     

Bill Russell

Concentration is the doorway through which the meditative state becomes available.     

Gudjon Bergmann

Concentration is the key to results. No other principles of effectiveness is violated as constantly today as the basic principle of concentration.     

Peter F. Drucker

The ability to concentrate and to use time well is everything.     

Lee Iacocca

To be concentrated means to live fully in the present.     

Erich Fromm

Discipline and concentration are a matter of being interested.     

Tom Kite

Concentration is the factor that causes the great discrepancy between men and the results they achieve the difference in their power of calling together all the rays of their ability and concentrating on one point.     

Orison Swett Marden

Concentration is the secret of strength     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary.     

Ray Knight

To be able to concentrate for a considerable time is essential to difficult achievement.     

Bertrand Russell

Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Concentration is a fine antidote to anxiety.     

Jack Nicklaus

Concentration is a form of exclusion, and where there is exclusion, there is a thinker who excludes.     

Bruce Lee

Concentrated attention is the collection of units of power on a chosen point of intention.     

James Arthur Ray

Concentrate on the here and now. The future can take care of itself.     

Christopher G. Nuttall

The focus and the concentration and the attention to detail that flying takes is a kind of meditation. I find it restful and engaging, and other things slip away.     

Harrison Ford

Concentration is the creation of the instrument; meditation is the right use of it; contemplation transcends it.     

Christmas Humphreys

When you fully focus your mind, concentrate on what matters, power of concentration you make others attracted to you.     

Toba Beta

Focus is a matter of deciding what things you're not going to do.     

John Carmack

Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus.     

Alexander Graham Bell

Concentration comes out of a combination of confidence and hunger.     

Arnold Palmer

Concentration is a cornerstone of mindfulness practice. Your mindfulness will only be as robust as the capacity of your mind to be calm and stable. Without calmness, the mirror of mindfulness will have an agitated and choppy surface and will not be able to reflect things with any accuracy.     

Jon Kabat Zinn

Concentration is my motto first honesty, then industry, then concentration.     

Andrew Carnegie

The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.     

Arnold Palmer

You must stay focused on the end result to achieve your goals.     

Catherine Pulsifer

Concentration is a powerful force, it is the mark of seriousness that attracts certain energies to complete your half done work.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

Concentration of wealth yields concentration of political power. And concentration of political power gives rise to legislation that increases and accelerates the cycle.     

Noam Chomsky

Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration.     

Andrew Carnegie

Concentration, itself, is nothing but a matter of control of the attention! Learn to fix your attention on a given subject, at will, for whatever length of time you choose, and you will have learned the secret passage way to power and plenty! This is concentration!     

Napoleon Hill

Concentrate, play your game, and don't be afraid to win.     

Louisa May Alcott

Concentration of the mind is in a way common to both Knowledge and Yoga. Yoga aims at union of the individual with the universal, the Reality. This Reality cannot be new. It must exist even now, and it does exist.     

Ramana Maharshi