Here are some quotes I collected regarding being in the moment – paying attention – staying focused. I’d like to hear which ones speaks to you and why.

“Wherever you are, be there. If you can be fully present now, you’ll know what it means to live.” ― Steve Goodier

 

“Nothing is but what is now” ― Ron Rash, Serena

 

“A peaceful mind appreciates the present moment as the living embodiment of naked perfection, rather than a means to future attainment.” ― Eric Micha'el Leventhal

 

Life gives you plenty of time to do whatever you want to do if you stay in the present moment.

- Deepak Chopra

 

The art of life is to live in the present moment, and to make the moment as perfect as we can by the realization that we are the instruments and expression of God Himself.

- Emmet Fox

 

The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.

- Abraham Maslow

 

The power of creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.

- Eckhart Tolle

 

The best gift we can have is living in the present moment and really enjoying it for what it is; and , not being in our heads and getting sidetracked.

- Amy Smart