When you are poor, you say how to focus on chess when there is no food on the table, no shoes to wear etc etc etc.
When you are less poor, you say how to focus on chess? There is too much food on the table, too many distractions.
So when is the right time to play chess well?
Did you know that when the Ethiopians first ran in the Olympics and got gold, they ran with no shoes? Do you know that there are many Countries with more food on the table and wonder of wonders, also produce strong chess players.