Attention and Famous People

Famous thinkers have always had their giftedness and attentiveness combined in the most peculiar proportions. It is impossible to create something significant without being attentive to the environment. It's the ability to grasp the smallest imperfections and errors or unapparent resemblance that stimulates the invention of new devices, poetic description of seemingly unimportant aspects of life, development of new strategies, and interaction techniques. However, by no means all attention characteristics of gifted people are equally good. Some lack attention stability, while the others cannot switch their attention easily or may have a small attention span. At the same time, all these drawbacks are normally outside the sphere of application of their