We can learn a lot from being a Monitor Farm: it concentrates the mind
a lot more and this will be a big bonus for us and for the staff."
Actually composing your thoughts with pen and paper and without the luxury of a delete button to change or start again, certainly concentrates the mind
.NOTHING concentrates the mind
more than a routine health check and particularly when you're asked to step on the scales.
Each game is its own special challenge and the prospect of cup extinction usually concentrates the mind
of every player in a ferocious desire to remain alive and get to Wembley for the final.
As British literary lion Samuel Johnson once noted, nothing concentrates the mind
so wonderfully as the prospect of being hanged in a fortnight.
Nothing so concentrates the mind
as adversity and it has strengthened the fabric of all communities who face economic challenges.
It's great that the profile has been raised-it concentrates the mind
. We've got to convince the county council of the benefits to them, to us and to the district."
For those of a nervous disposition, the noise certainly concentrates the mind
the for the three-hour treat ahead.
Yoga concentrates the mind
, aids relaxation and helps to develop suppleness, strength and stamina.
If anything concentrates the mind
upon summer, It is winter.
The prospect of a contract not being renewed concentrates the mind
wonderfully," adds Goldsmith.
"If a policymaker finds himself dealing with a situation in which every item on the checklist seems present," he writes, "it is probably time for the kind of crisis that wonderfully concentrates the mind
It concentrates the mind
on the extreme pressures men are expected to endure through unjust divorce procedures that favour one sex over the other.
Diana said: "I find the confines and tranquillity of the canals concentrates the mind
and provides a continuous flow of subjects for a variety of paintings."
Almost everyone has written them off and nothing concentrates the mind
more than playing a deadly rival who happens to be unbeaten.