"If your mind is 'all over the place' you won’t get much painting done! Let’s look at how you can get a better grip on your artist’s mind.
"Are you easily distracted? Probably you think that the things that distract you simply are distractions. But 'distraction' is just a word you yourself have invented for the something that has happened or that is happening. Yes, a truck has rumbled by – but that is only a distraction if you feel inclined to be distracted."
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