David Allen Quotes
David Allen (1945) is a productivity consultant who is best known as the creator of the time management method known as "Getting Things Done
You can do anything, but not everything.
If you don't pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.
Your mind is for having ideas, not holding them.
You don't actually do a project; you can only do action steps related to it. When enough of the right action steps have been taken, some situation will have been created that matches your initial picture of the outcome closely enough that you can call it done.
Much of the stress that people feel doesn't come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they've started.
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