Quotes by excellence

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  • John W. Gardner
    John W. Gardner
    American Educator, Social Activist 1912-
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    Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
  • Mario Andretti
    Mario Andretti
    Italian-born American former racing driver 1940-
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    Desire is the key to motivation, but it's the determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued.
  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Jose Ortega Y Gasset
    Spanish writer and philosopher 1883-1955
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    Excellence means when a man or woman asks of himself more than others do.
  • Sun Tzu
    Sun Tzu
    Chinese Military Strategist, Author of ''Art of War'' c 400-430 bc
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    Hence to fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
  • Oprah Winfrey
    Oprah Winfrey
    American TV host, Actress 1954-
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    I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism and sexism.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be in accordance with the highest excellence.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    To aim at excellence, our reputation, and friends, and all must be ventured; to aim at the average we run no risk and provide little service.
  • Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
    Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
    French politician anarchist, economist and sociologist 1809-1865
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    A common danger tends to concord. Communism is the exploitation of the strong by the weak. In Communism, inequality comes from placing mediocrity on a level with excellence.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    All of the top achievers I know are life-long learners... Looking for new skills, insights, and ideas. If they're not learning, they're not growing... not moving toward excellence.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    As far as the job of President goes, its rewarding and I've given before this group the definition of happiness for the Greeks. I'll define it again: the full use of your powers along lines of excellence. I find, therefore, that the Presidency provides some happiness.
  • Hesiod
    Hesiod
    Greek poet 8th century BC
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    Badness you can get easily, in quantity; the road is smooth, and it lies close by, But in front of excellence the immortal gods have put sweat, and long and steer is the way to it.
  • Andy Hertzfeld
    Andy Hertzfeld
    American software engineer and innovator 1953-
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    But I think Steve's main contribution besides just the pure leadership is his passion for excellence. He's a perfectionist. Good enough isn't good enough. And also his creative spirit. You know he really, really wants to do something great.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property.
  • Laurence  Olivier
    Laurence Olivier
    English actor and director 1907-1989
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    Don't waste your time striving for perfection, instead, strive for excellence - doing your best.
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