Words matter. These are the best Conscious Effort Quotes from famous people such as Michael Moss, Hisham Matar, Leandra Medine, James M. Cain, Shiv Khera, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
It’s not just a matter of poor willpower on the part of the consumer and a give-the-people-what-they-want attitude on the part of the food manufacturers. What I found, over four years of research and reporting, was a conscious effort… to get people hooked on foods that are convenient and inexpensive.
Switching languages is a form of conversion. And like all conversions, whether it’s judged a failure or a success, it excites the desire to leave, go elsewhere, adopt a new language and start all over again. It also means that a conscious effort is demanded to remain still.
Initially what defined me as a ‘man repeller’ was my conscious effort to wear clothing that was attractive in my opinion but not necessarily in a man’s opinion.
I make no conscious effort to be tough, or hard-boiled, or grim, or any of the things I am usually called.
Research has shown that it takes 31 days of conscious effort to make or break a habit. That means, if one practices something consistently for 31 days, on the 32nd day it does become a habit. Information has been internalised into behavioural change, which is called transformation.
I have always been fascinated with romance and the fact that it is so effortless when we first fall in love but how it then becomes a conscious effort to stay creative and connected. Thats why I always say, ‘Get wise: keep your romance alive.’
Make a conscious effort to loosen your hands and let your arms feel soft when you’re at address. Take the club back a bit shorter, and feel as if you’re cracking a whip on the way down – not tensing up to smash something hard.
I almost never hit a shot all out, and I make a conscious effort to swing my long clubs just as I do my wedges. Keep this in mind when hitting your fairway woods.
Self-care has to be a conscious effort, because I often think there’s a whole family tree of people who come before I do.
The people in my life are friends I have by choice. I’ve made a conscious effort to have them in life. I only have the time and energy for so many people, which has cut down my friend group to a handful, but I’m so much happier with fewer good people, who really do know me.
I came to the big city and I started to get involved in the punk scene and stuff, and I wanted to sort of brand myself. I made a pretty conscious effort to be a different type of person.
People ask ‘do you make a conscious effort not to swear?’ – if you’re doing silly stuff you’re not tempted to put swearing in. All the comics from my childhood, who were funny without swearing, were the people that influenced me. What I do is quite traditional anyway.
Even when I was young, with a limited amount of money and exposure, I tried to look my best. I like to follow trends and stand out. I have always had that fashion sense. But with the time, age, money, and experience, I have made a conscious effort to stand out.
I am making a conscious effort to ensure that my acting potential gets tapped in every project I do.
Pay attention to how your thoughts change when you’re faced with negative people. The more time you spend dreading, fretting, worrying, and rehashing, the less time you’ll have to devote to more productive things. Make a conscious effort to reduce the amount of mental energy you expend on negative people.
Life is too short to spend in negativity. So I have made a conscious effort to not be where I don’t want to be.
It wasn’t a conscious effort to have kids later. It was just the way life goes.
We must learn how to live in the space of inner peace in our everyday lives. This takes consistent, conscious effort because I know so many black women are hurting and sad, and we don’t easily express our heartache or show our wounds.
The music industry as a whole needs to genuinely make a conscious effort to look after people’s physical and mental health.
My grandmother and my mother raised me, but my dad made a conscious effort to be in my life – every weekend he would take me out.
We never made a conscious effort to spread globally.
Without a conscious effort, all of my plays have all featured gay characters. I’m proud of that.
I will make a conscious effort to pick up roles which give a social message besides being entertaining.
Going into the second arc, I’m making a conscious effort to do something I say I never do, which is to change my style because of feedback. I’m trying to make ‘Pretty Deadly’ more accessible by being more clear in the writing.
There was always a conscious effort on my part to do different cinema. It’s taken time for the directors to accept me.
I try to choose characters that don’t remind the audience of my previous roles. I make a conscious effort for that.
When you see me on TV against one of the other girls, they look 10 times better than me, and I’m OK with that. I make a conscious effort not to wear that much makeup and not have my hair so perfectly groomed. That’s just not me. I’m not going to be perfect.
I don’t make a conscious effort to choose any particular genre. If I like the script, I go ahead with the project.
The brain’s calculations do not require our conscious effort, only our attention and our openness to let the information through. Although the brain absorbs universes of information, little is admitted into normal consciousness.
I feel respect is in your hands as an actor when portraying a character, particularly when it’s from the Indian subcontinent. I do make a conscious effort to do so and often talk to the directors especially about the heavy accent when it’s not needed.