I enjoy doing my work, and I don't want to deal with the other things. When you enjoy doing your work so much, why deal with where to show, how to show, what to do? If the artist finds the right gallery which respects their work and gives them that freedom to do whatever they want to do, the artist can focus on his work.
One lesson that every nation can learn from China is to focus more on creating village-level enterprises, quality health services and educational facilities.
When I am shooting a film, then everything goes soft focus. My family also complains that I don't give them time.
Scientists and academics in particular focus on detail and the minutiae. When they talk to each other, they usually don't focus on the broad ideas; they don't focus on social interconnectedness. They focus on the task that they're doing.
The older I get, the more I realize the importance of maintaining an even temperament - not getting too emotional, focusing on the task at hand. You don't want to make a business deal based on your emotions.
My main focus is playing football and giving it all I got. I'm trying to go out there and make plays and help my team win.
I just focus on what the team needs me to do to win.
My main focus is, 'What can I do today to help the team win the ballgame?' You have those blinders on. It helps you focus.
My work is focused on using data to tell stories and explore our common humanity.
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.