110 Focus Quotes

Looking for the best focus quotes? We’ve compiled a list of top 100 greatest quotes and sayings on focus.

Top 110 Focus Quotes

1. “Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.” – Matt Cameron

2. “The direction of your focus is the direction your life will move. Let yourself move toward what is good, valuable, strong and true.” – Ralph Marston

3. “When you focus on being a blessing, God makes sure that you are always blessed in abundance.” – Joel Osteen

4. “I learned that focus is key. Not just in your running a company, but in your personal life as well.” – Tim Cook

5. “We only have a certain amount of energy for each day. If we use it for the wrong purpose, if we focus on the negative or dwell on whoever hurt us, then we’re not going to have the energy we need for the right purposes.” – Victoria Osteen

6. “”I focus on one thing and one thing only – that’s trying to win as many championships as I can.” – Kobe Bryant

7. “Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives: where we focus our attention.” – Greg Anderson

8. “I learned to focus and work hard and not give up. I learned that every obstacle is really an opportunity.” – Jenna Ushkowitz

9. “The focus should not be on talking. Talk is cheap. It must be on action.” – Howard Berman

10. “Instead of focusing on that circumstances that you cannot change – focus strongly and powerfully on the circumstances that you can.” – Joy Page

11. “I think everybody should focus on inner beauty.” – Paloma Faith

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12. “Over the years, I’ve learned, focus on the job at hand, and opportunities will open after.” – Antonio Villaraigosa

13. “Focus comes a lot more easily when you desperately want the results of your own work – nobody else is going to do it for you.” – Palmer Luckey

14. “Focus on doing the right things instead of a bunch of things.” – Mike Krieger

15. “Focus is a matter of deciding what things you’re not going to do.” – John Carmack

16. “One of the secrets of a successful life is to be able to hold all of our energies upon one point, to focus all of the scattered rays of the mind upon one place or thing.” – Orison Swett Marden

17. “I believe that as much as you take, you have to give back. It’s important not to focus on yourself too much.” – Nicole Kidman

18. “I only want to do better work. That’s the focus of my life.” – Ajay Devgan

19. “When you have a laser focus, and you get distracted by what other people say, you can lose that laser focus.” – Anne Wojcicki

20. “Focus on the positives and be grateful.” – Katrina Bowden

21. “If you focus more on the inside, you’ll feel just as great about the outside. I feel attractive when I’m doing good and helping people.” – Keke Palmer

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22. “Choose to focus your time, energy and conversation around people who inspire you, support you and help you to grow you into your happiest, strongest, wisest self.” – Karen Salmansohn

23. “I’ve told myself I have a chance to make history, and that’s my focus.” – Jordan Spieth

24. “I learned long ago to focus on things you can control and don’t even pay attention to things you don’t.” – Bryan Cranston

25. “Every kid, every minority kid can be so successful if they focus on their education.” – Magic Johnson

26. “When trouble comes, focus on God’s ability to care for you.” – Charles Stanley

27. “Focus 90% of your time on solutions and only 10% of your time on problems.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo

28. “The earlier you learn that you should focus on what you have, and not obsess about what you don’t have, the happier you will be.” – Amy Poehler

29. “I learned to focus my energy on high-quality, long-term projects rather than lower-quality projects with quicker payoffs.” – Steven Pinker

30. “I meditate and pray before going onstage – it helps me focus.” – Harry Styles

31. “You have to focus on the future and know that you can succeed in life, and you have to keep working hard.” – Dele Alli

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32. “Don’t focus on negative things; focus on the positive, and you will flourish.” – Alek Wek

33. “You have to make sacrifices. You have to work out, to be relaxed in your mind, to focus on what you’re doing.” – Stan Wawrinka

34. “Good performance is about the capacity to focus and concentrate.” – Betty Buckley

35. “My focus is to try to appreciate the present moment more and more and more.” – Mike Posner

36. “Focus on your opinion of yourself and not the opinion others have of you.” – Winnie Harlow

37. “I believe the only thing that we really have control over is our attitude. If we focus on the positive things in our lives and learn how to cope with all the surprises, we will be happier people.” – Brandon Jenner

38. “Your focus should be on creating an environment where growth can occur and then letting nature take its course.” – Patrick Lencioni

39. “My focus is on love and inclusiveness.” – RuPaul

40. “The greatest gift is the ability to forget – to forget the bad things and focus on the good.” – Joe Biden

41. “For me to compete at the highest level, training and living a healthy lifestyle is an everyday focus for me, and I’m excited to be a part of the Everyday Awesome team!” – Simone Biles

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42. “I’m the kind of person who doesn’t really focus on more negativity. I’m a positive person, and I look at things in a positive way.” – Caster Semenya

43. “As an outside; don’t worry about failure, because failure will take care of itself. Focus on success.” – Henry Cavill

44. “I meditate. I breathe out what I can’t control and focus on the positives.” – Deepika Padukone

45. “For me, I’ve learned that the best thing is to focus on the team you play for and yourself and what you need to do.” – Sidney Crosby

46. “If you want to have a good life, you should focus on your family, on your business, on your dog, on your fun, and you’ll have a good life.” – Adam Carolla

47. “Who cares about winning? We should focus on serving.” – Justin Trudeau

48. “You can focus on things that are barriers or you can focus on scaling the wall or redefining the problem.” – Tim Cook

49. “If you want to live a long life, focus on making contributions.” – Hans Selye

50. “Let’s just focus on unity and love.” – Pam Bondi

51. “The best way to build the best workforce is to focus on the largest talent pool you have.” – Mary Dillon

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52. “My goal in the beginning was to buy my mother a house. Now I realize, okay, if I really focus and become a key player in business, then I can build an empire.” – Nicki Minaj

53. “Focus on something that you have a passion for and hone that skill; it will make you feel confident about your ability.” – Victoria Justice

54. “The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire not things we fear.” – Brian Tracy

55. “Each day, you can awake and focus on small, easy goals you can accomplish in the short term – goals that, over time, will lead you to your long-term goal.” – Karen Salmansohn

56. “Every day is a gift from God. Learn to focus on the Giver and enjoy the gift!” – Joyce Meyer

57. “I don’t think about the press or the crowds or the other leaders of the race. The focus is only on myself. As soon as I see the targets, I tune them out.” – Magdalena Neuner

58. “Many people don’t focus enough on execution. If you make a commitment to get something done, you need to follow through on that commitment.” – Kenneth Chenault

59. “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle

60. “If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom.” – Sydney Madwed

61. “At the end of the day, you can’t control the results; you can only control your effort level and your focus.” – Ben Zobrist

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62. “I work hard. I focus on myself and putting food on my dinner table before anything else. I don’t worry about other artists. Worrying about the next person in a negative way is the wrong way to be.” – Meek Mill

63. “I worried that people wouldn’t like me. Now I try not to worry and focus on being happy.” – Lea Michele

64. “For me, I don’t think about size – I focus more on being powerful and confident.” – Simone Biles

65. “Don’t focus on the negativity. Focus on the positivity and the people that want you to do well; then, do it for them and for yourself. Sometimes I do things for myself. Sometimes I do things for my family. Sometimes I do things for my friends.” – Roman Reigns

66. “True health infuses positive energy in the mind, body and spirit; it is a main focus in my life.” – Maximillian Degenerez

67. “Anger is like a storm rising up from the bottom of your consciousness. When you feel it coming, turn your focus to your breath.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

68. “Successful people maintain a positive focus in life no matter what is going on around them. They stay focused on their past successes rather than their past failures, and on the next action steps they need to take to get them closer to the fulfillment of their goals rather than all the other distractions that life presents to them.” – Jack Canfield

69. “My focus is to forget the pain of life. Forget the pain, mock the pain, reduce it. And laugh.” – Jim Carrey

70. “Like sheep that get lost nibbling away at the grass because they never look up, we often focus so much on ourselves and our problems that we get lost.” – Allen Klein

71. “When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in.” – Kristin Armstrong

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72. “You can never let anything distract you from your main objective. My only goal is to be great. That’s all I want. That’s all I ever aspire to be. Greatness is something nobody can ever take away from you, no matter what happens. So I put all my energy and focus into my craft.” – Larry Fitzgerald

73. “My focus is basketball, and that’s it.” – Kyrie Irving

74. “Figuring out what the next big trend is tells us what we should focus on.” – Mark Zuckerberg

75. “My main focus is to always try to be myself first, and then, hey, if I wear a cool jacket, that’s a bonus.” – John Krasinski

76. “Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life.” – Eckhart Tolle

77. “I believe that in life, you have to give things your best shot, do your best. You have to focus on what needs to be done, do the right thing, not the popular thing.” – David Cameron

78. “It is wise to direct your anger towards problems – not people; to focus your energies on answers – not excuses.” – William Arthur Ward

79. “Let me encourage you to get up every day and focus on what you do have in life. Be thankful for the blessings of the little things, even when you don’t get what you expect.” – Victoria Osteen

80. “Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.” – Greg Anderson

81. “I don’t focus on what I’m up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest.” – Venus Williams

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82. “Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.” – Denis Waitley

83. “You can do anything as long as you have the passion, the drive, the focus, and the support.” – Sabrina Bryan

84. “There is no accountability today… no willingness to focus on big ideas.” – Michael Bloomberg

85. “It’s always hard to deal with injuries mentally, but I like to think about it as a new beginning. I can’t change what happened, so the focus needs to go toward healing and coming back stronger than before.” – Carli Lloyd

86. “It’s very important that we re-learn the art of resting and relaxing. Not only does it help prevent the onset of many illnesses that develop through chronic tension and worrying; it allows us to clear our minds, focus, and find creative solutions to problems.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

87. “Your destiny is to fulfill those things upon which you focus most intently. So choose to keep your focus on that which is truly magnificent, beautiful, uplifting and joyful. Your life is always moving toward something.” – Ralph Marston

88. “That’s been one of my mantras – focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.” – Steve Jobs

89. “Maintaining good health should be the primary focus of everyone.” – Sangram Singh

90. “I don’t care too much what happened in the past. I prefer to focus on what is coming next and I am really looking forward to it.” – Sebastian Vettel

91. “Give yourself a gift of five minutes of contemplation in awe of everything you see around you. Go outside and turn your attention to the many miracles around you. This five-minute-a-day regimen of appreciation and gratitude will help you to focus your life in awe.” – Wayne Dyer

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92. “Having children is my greatest achievement. It was my saviour. It switched my focus from the outside to the inside. My children are gifts, they remind me of what’s important.” – Elle Macpherson

93. “The mixed martial arts way of life will give you focus.” – Conor McGregor

94. “Stop allowing yourself to focus on depressing life circumstances – including focusing on being depressed about your weight. All this negative focus will only lead you to feeling bummed and wanting to pig out. Instead, consciously focus on happy life circumstances you enjoy doing, and create more of them!” – Karen Salmansohn

95. “My focus has been and will continue to be on doing my job.” – Ted Cruz

96. “It’s never too late. Don’t focus on what was taken away. Find something to replace it, and acknowledge the blessing you have.” – Drew Barrymore

97. “We just want to win. That’s the bottom line. I think a lot of times people may become content with one championship or a little bit of success, but we don’t really reflect on what we’ve done in the past. We focus on the present.” – Derek Jeter

98. “I just focus on one show, when this is over then I’ll start looking at what is coming up.” – Dennis Muren

99. “One of the nice things about being busy is it makes you focus on what’s important to you and how you use your time.” – Lorne Michaels

100. “Anything that’s not positive, I don’t have the energy to focus on it. Anything that’s not going in the right direction, I don’t have the time or the energy.” – DMX

101. “Motivation, passion, and focus have to come from the top.” – Kevin Plank

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102. “Focus on remedies, not faults.” – Jack Nicklaus

103. “There’s not enough time in each day to really focus enough attention on any one thing, but I’m doing my best. I have a great group of people who support me, and I don’t sleep a lot. It’s like I’m on a constantly spinning merry-go-round, and every day, I’m wondering when it will stop so I can get off. I love what I do, so that helps a lot.” – Alex Guarnaschelli

104. “I’m happiest when I have something to focus my energy on.” – Scarlett Johansson

105. “Focus on being balanced – success is balance.” – Laila Ali

106. “If we focus on our health, including our inner health, our self-esteem, and how we look at ourselves and our confidence level, we’ll tend to be healthier people anyway, we’ll tend to make better choices for our lives, for our bodies, we’ll always be trying to learn more, and get better as time goes on.” – Queen Latifah

107. “Focus on what you have.” – Suze Orman

108. “If you’ve lost focus, just sit down and be still. Take the idea and rock it to and fro. Keep some of it and throw some away, and it will renew itself. You need do no more.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes

109. “When you start a company, it’s a singular focus. You have the wind at your back.” – Howard Schultz

110. “The more you focus, the more that focus becomes a habit.” – Charles Duhigg