Excellence Quotes

167 Excellence quotes:

"There is no real excellence in all of this world which can be separated from right living."
Author: Jordan Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"A racehorse that consistently runs just a second faster than another horse is worth millions of dollars more. Be willing to give that extra effort that separates the winner from the one in second place."
"We must have excellence, but we must also have accessibility to that excellence."
Author: Vest Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"People come out to see you perform and you've got to give them the best you have within you. The lives of most men are patchwork quilts. Or at best one matching outfit with a closet and laundry bag full of incongruous accumulations. A lifetime of training for just ten seconds."
Author: Owens Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"Our guys aren't perfect. They strive for excellence and calls do get missed. But I guess the difference is that some of those calls are missed because we're human beings, and previously they were missed because we picked and chose."
Author: Walkom Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization."
Author: Stowe Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"If it were not somewhat fanciful to suppose that every human excellence is presented, as it were, in one kind of being, we might believe that the whole treasure of morality and order is enshrined in the female character."
"It is the characteristic excellence of the strong man that he can bring momentous issues to the fore and make a decision about them. The weak are always forced to decide between alternatives they have not chosen themselves."
Author: Bonhoeffer Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes Great Quotes
"It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us."
"The man who comes up with a means for doing or producing almost anything better, faster or more economically has his future and his fortune at his fingertips."
Author: Getty Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"The noblest search is the search for excellence."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"Deliver more than you are getting paid to do. The victory of success will be half won when you learn the secret of putting out more than is expected in all that you do. Make yourself so valuable in your work that eventually you will become indispensable."
Author: Mandino Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"It is those who have this imperative demand for the best in their natures, and who will accept nothing short of it, that holds the banners of progress, that set the standards, the ideals, for others."
Author: Marden Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"Just make up your mind at the very outset that your work is going to stand for quality... that you are going to stamp a superior quality upon everything that goes out of your hands, that whatever you do shall bear the hall-mark of excellence."
Author: Marden Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"Make it a life-rule to give your best to whatever passes through your hands. Stamp it with your manhood. Let superiority be your trademark..."
Author: Marden Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"People who have accomplished work worthwhile have had a very high sense of the way to do things. They have not been content with mediocrity. They have not confined themselves to the beaten tracks; they have never been satisfied to do things just as others so them, but always a little better. They always pushed things that came to their hands a little higher up, this little farther on, that counts in the quality of life's work. It is constant effort to be first-class in everything one attempts that conquers the heights of excellence."
Author: Marden Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"There is an infinite difference between a little wrong and just right, between fairly good and the best, between mediocrity and superiority..."
Author: Marden Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"Only a mediocre person is always at his best."
Author: Maugham Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"It's time John took his rightful place in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He certainly brings an excellence to it that no one can deny. I saw greatness in him and he lived up to it."
Author: Davis Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life."
Author: Winfrey Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes

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