Frey Freyday-Distractions

(Frey Freyday is simply a bunch of inspirational, motivational and other quotes meant to make you think, reflect, smile, even laugh a bit. Hopefully helpful, useful stuff..)

You can always find a distraction if you’re looking for one.-Tom Kite

Sometimes, I think if you get away from what you’re called to do, it’s more of a distraction.-Joel Osteen

Skip the religion and politics, head straight to the compassion. Everything else is a distraction.- Talib Kweli

Multi-tasking arises out of distraction itself.-Marilyn vos Savant

When there are thoughts, it is distraction: when there are no thoughts, it is meditation.-Ramanal Maharshi

I set a goal for myself everyday when I write – 10 pages a day – and it’s much harder because I’m too dumb to turn off my Twitter and everything so it’s always on and it’s a real distraction. It’s a major distraction.-R. L. Stine

By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.-Christopher Columbus

Work is hard. Distractions are plentiful. And time is short.-Adam Hochschild

If you dream of something worth doing and then simply go to work on it and don’t think anything of personalities, or emotional conflicts, or of money, or of family distractions; it is amazing how quickly you get through those 5,000 steps.-Edwin Land

One way to boost our will power and focus is to manage our distractions instead of letting them manage us.-Daniel Goleman

Happiness can only be found if you can free yourself of all other distractions.-Saul Bellow

Set your agenda each day or the world will do it for you. Don’t decide on your next move based on the demands of your inbox but on the direction of your dreams. –Brendon Burchard

It took me forever to assemble this week’s quotes, I kept getting distracted.-Jim Frey

 

Bonus:

Your Brain at Work: Strategies for Overcoming Distraction, Regaining Focus, and Working Smarter All Day Long by David Rock

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