Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes.
I would like to attribute my range of interests to being an independent intellectual, but although I'm independent, I'm not sure I qualify as an intellectual. Basically, I'm an old-fashioned amateur.
Being attractive and being credible can and do go together.
Newscasters cannot call attention to themselves by being too attractive or too unattractive.
This idea that being youthful is the only thing that's beautiful or attractive simply isn't true.
I'm an artist that's attracted to a specific way of seeing and a way of being.
I came to realize, along with being attracted to girls, I had similar feelings for boys.
I was always attracted and repelled by the idea of being a writer.
I have never been attracted to increasing my popularity or hireability by being on Instagram.
I don't believe in being typecast. If I believed it, it probably would have happened to me. You attract what you make.
It's not being superficial, but looks do attract me from across the gym.
If we are to attract private investment, if we are to be able to make the legislature feel the moneys from taxpayers are being used properly, we must be ever vigilant of the duty to efficiently use all funds we receive.
I'm very happy being attorney general.
Being a member of the Nintendo generation, I've got a really short attention span.
I love being the center of attention.
We're both accustomed to being the center of attention. We're both accustomed to being spoiled by the people around us. And we don't expect to have to compete with somebody for all of that.
I just really don't like being the center of attention that much. It's kind of ironic.
Mindfulness means being aware of how you're deploying your attention and making decisions about it, and not letting the tweet or the buzzing of your BlackBerry call your attention.
I actually feel awkward being at the center of attention.