#excellence

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59 Greatest Quotes About Excellence


We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Steve Jobs
We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent. Barack Obama
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi
I do the very best I know how, the very best I can, and I mean to keep on doing so until the end. Abraham Lincoln
The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate. John Keats
Be great in act, as you have been in thought. William Shakespeare
You have a meeting to make a decision, not to decide on the question. Bill Gates
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts. Aristotle
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. Will Durant
We will always tend to fulfill our own expectation of ourselves. Brian Tracy
I'm on the pursuit of awesomeness, excellence is the bare minimum. Kanye West
People of excellence go the extra mile to do what's right. Joel Osteen
Happiness is the full use of one's talents along lines of excellence. John F. Kennedy
I know you won't believe me, but the highest form of Human Excellence is to question oneself and others. Socrates
Excellence does not require perfection. Henry James
Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better. Pat Riley
We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started. Henry Ward Beecher
When a team outgrows individual performance and learns team confidence, excellence becomes a reality. Joe Paterno
Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident. Abdul Kalam
Excellence isn't a one-week or one-year ideal. It's a constant. Michael Jordan
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over? John Wooden
Make your life a masterpiece; imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do. Brian Tracy
Daily ripples of excellence -over time- become a tsunami of success. Robin Sharma
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is a habit. Socrates
To fight and conquer in all our battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting. Sun Tzu
What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action. Meister Eckhart
You've baked a really lovely cake, but then you've used dog shit for frosting. Steve Jobs
We are what we repeatedly do... excellence, therefore, isn't just an act, but a habit and life isn't just a series of events, but an ongoing process of self-definition. Aristotle
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence. Confucius
The pursuit of excellence is less profitable than the pursuit of bigness, but it can be more satisfying. David Ogilvy
Losing a game is heartbreaking. Losing your sense of excellence or worth is a tragedy. Joe Paterno
Excellence isn't an act, it's a habit. Quincy Jones
Excellence endures and sustains. It goes beyond motivation into the realms of inspiration. Azim Premji
Excellence in health means devoting your life to ending poverty. Patch Adams
There may be one fault in a man that conceals a thousand qualities, or one excellence that conceals a thousand faults. The little indicates much. Shams Tabrizi
Vision is dandy, but sustainable company excellence comes from a huge stable of able managers. Tom Peters
Coach said. "the quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor". Sherman Alexie
Excellence is not an aspiration. Excellence is what you do in the next five minutes. Tom Peters
The excellence of the Church does not consist in multitude but in purity. John Calvin
In my judgment, physical fitness is basic to all forms of excellence and to a strong, confident nation. Robert Kennedy
Excellence can be as strong a uniting force as solid vision. Azim Premji
Always define your area of excellence. Establish the area where you will be the best. Farrah Gray
If you don't seek perfection, you can never reach excellence. Ken Blanchard
It's really fun to see young kids trying to find excellence in themselves. Jewel
There is no excellence uncoupled with difficulties. Ovid
Talented people almost always know full well the excellence that is in them. Charlotte Bronte
... we never do any thing well, unless we love it for its own sake. Mary Wollstonecraft
I'm a perfectionist. Sometimes I have to remind myself that it's okay if there are flaws here and there. Tyra Banks
The rate at which organizations learn may soon become the only sustainable source of competitive advantage. Peter Senge