Garfield Sobers quotes

  • Concentration's like a shower. You don't turn it on until you want to bathe... You don't walk out of the shower and leave it running. You turn it off, you turn it on... It has to be fresh and ready when you need it.
    -- Garfield Sobers

    #Running #Focus #Needs

  • The game is always going to be bigger than the man and it doesn't matter what you are doing; records or whatever, somebody is just going to come along and break your records. But to achieve something that people would always look up to is something you will always appreciate.
    -- Garfield Sobers

    #Men #Games #People

  • Records must not be the focus and that's the most important thing. It mustn't come at the cost of the team.
    -- Garfield Sobers

    #Team #Focus #Important

  • Indians are great lovers of cricket, they have always been that as far as I can remember - great followers of the game and have knowledge about the game.
    -- Garfield Sobers

    #Games #Great Love #Followers

  • In all of my life, when I was playing sports, I always put 100 percent. I have always given the best.
    -- Garfield Sobers

    #Sports #Playing Sports #Given

  • I have watched a lot of Tendulkar and we have spoken to each other a lot. He has it in him to be among the very best.
    -- Garfield Sobers

    #Cricket #Tendulkar #Cricketers

  • Louis de Bernires is in the direct line that runs through Dickens and Evelyn Waugh. . .he has only to look into his world, one senses, for it to rush into reality, colours and touch and taste.

  • Saint George killed the last dragon, and he was called a hero for it. I've never seen a dragon, and I wish he would have left at least one. Saint Patrick made a name for himself by running the snakes out of Ireland, leaving the place vulnerable to rodent infestation. This business of making saints out of men who exterminate their fellow creatures has got to stop. All I'm saying is, it's starting to get a little lonely up here at the top of the food chain.

  • Rogue Squadron doesn't run. Unless we really, really have to.

  • When the guy says go, you start to suffer - or you might as well not be out there. It's a small piece of your life, make it hurt.

  • Geniuses come in many shapes and colors, and they often run in packs. If you can find one, it may lead you to others. Collaborate with geniuses. Send them your spells. Look carefully at theirs. What could you do together? Combination is creation.

  • He wasn't what sent me running. He was what had made me want to stay.

  • What happens to the Microsofts, Oracles and IBMs of the world is that when they get big enough, they don't think they need to bring that same level of focus and energy to the end-user experience.

  • One lesson that every nation can learn from China is to focus more on creating village-level enterprises, quality health services and educational facilities.

  • I was about one drink away from my limit, In came a black dress with a black body in it, She looked so timid, it took me a minute To get her in focus

  • When you focus on the eternal, victorious Son of God, you break the devil's heart and render him powerless.