Distracting Related Quotes



My writing is done in railroad yards while waiting for a freight, in the fields while waiting for a truck, and at noon after lunch. Towns are too distracting.

Eric Hoffer


I wouldn't say I have a lack of fear. In fact, I'd like my fear emotion to be less because it's very distracting and fries my nervous system.

Elon Musk


Last period of the day was new gym class. It was her only class that didn't include Evan, which was a relief. She should be functioning at a peak concentration, but he and his luminous eyes kept distracting her. First opprtunity I have, she thought. I'll bite him.

Sarah Beth Durst


I don't listen to music when I write - I find it distracting.

Khaled Hosseini


It seems disrespectful to me to see ladies in church in very short skirts or skimpy, sleeveless tops. I would imagine that it could be distracting to men who are trying to keep their minds on God.

Elisabeth Elliot


But with my last film, Spider it was agony. The money was always disappearing, nobody got paid, it was very difficult - and it's very distracting from the process of making the movie, of course. So I think things have been getting harder and harder.

David Cronenberg


Phones are distracting. The internet is distracting.The way he looked at you? He wasn't distracted. He was consumed.

Stephanie Perkins


It's too distracting to read about yourself. You want to be perfect and you want everyone to love you, and that's never going to happen.

Saoirse Ronan


Unless it's done superbly, as in the Japanese film Gate of Hell, color can be a very distracting element.

Norman Mclaren


What works for me is that I read widely and stay focused on my writing. I'm no longer concerned about what happens in the literary marketplace. It is distracting and can lead to discontent.

Sefi Atta