Probably all the attention to poetry results in some value, though the attention is more often directed to lesser than to greater values.
I'm a big believer if you want to change people's minds or get someone to vote for you, either a voter or a colleague, you've got to first get their attention.
If people don't know who you are, they're not going to listen to your message. And not everybody pays attention to politicians by watching Fox News and CNN.
In many of the things that people do, they themselves are the centre of attention, but they inscribe some other name on their banner.
If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation.
I have no idea about the state of rap. I don't pay attention. I just listen to old music that I have.
A great comic-book cover occurs when it gets a potential reader to pick the book up and start thumbing through it. That's a comic cover's job: Attract someone's attention, and persuade them to try the issue out.
That's a comic cover's job: Attract someone's attention and persuade them to try the issue out.
I thought that, with so much current attention focused on the topic of North Korea, I might share what I think are three books which cast a rare light on the elusive realm of North Korea.
When I spoke, I was listened to; and I was at a loss to know how I had so easily acquired the art of commanding attention, and giving the tone to the conversation.
The relationship of the toastmaster to speaker should be the same as that of the fan to the fan dancer. It should call attention to the subject without making any particular effort to cover it.
As much as I say I am uncomfortable with too much attention, but in essence that's what I, every artiste works for.
Kids are no longer interested in reading comic books; they've got television and the electronic games that they can bury themselves in like ostriches. They don't have to pay attention to what's going on in the world around them.
Only two to three per cent of an audience is interested in words and pays attention to lyrics; most of the rest of it is about image or the beat or the sound, or else it's a tribal thing - country & western, rap, heavy metal, with historical folk rock off in some kind of cult.
We may seek a fortune for no greater reason than to secure the respect and attention of people who would otherwise look straight through us.
When nobody is paying attention, anything is possible.
A programming language is low level when its programs require attention to the irrelevant.
There isn't any formula or method. You learn to love by loving - by paying attention and doing what one thereby discovers has to be done.
I pay attention when the Academy Awards come around. I haven't watched them in a while, but I used to watch them religiously when I was a kid.
One of my sisters is physically and mentally handicapped. She took a lot of my parents' attention, so I grew up in my own world, playing in my room for hours and hours.