Pursuit Of Excellence Quotes

Pursuit Of Excellence Quotes by Bayard Taylor, Matthew Arnold, Alan Kulwicki, Elaine Chao, Samuel Johnson, Gary Ryan and many others.

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Those who would attain to any marked degree of excellence in a chosen pursuit must work, and work hard for it, prince or peasant.
Bayard Taylor
The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.
Matthew Arnold
The pursuit of perfection is frustrating and a waste of time, because nothing is ever perfect.
The pursuit of excellence is commendable and worthwhile. Therefore strive for excellence not perfection.
Alan Kulwicki
The pursuit of excellence is a continuous process through life. Enjoy the pursuit.
Elaine Chao
Those who attain any excellence, commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not often gained upon easier terms.
Samuel Johnson
Everything you say; every thought you entertain; and everything you do has a direction, which serves as an advance or a retreat in respect to your pursuit of excellence. Everything, regardless of size or intent, has bottom-line consequences; therefore, everything counts – this is the golden rule of excellence.
Gary Ryan
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
Vince Lombardi
My philosophy all my life has been the pursuit of excellence.
John Kluge
As you progress towards enlightenment you will find that you become a winner at anything, not because you are so concerned about winning anymore. You are just concerned about the pursuit of excellence.
Frederick Lenz
The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.
Pearl S. Buck
Leadership, pure and simple, is the assumption of responsibility for the pursuit of excellence in group life.
Philip Selznick
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Steve Jobs
To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.
Pearl S. Buck
I’m speaking of the pursuit of excellence in all things. All things! Presence of mind and devotion to craft. A great artist has these. A great chef. A great master of tea. There’s powerful kung fu in a well-built house or an eloquent letter, but the limit of your imagination is bones breaking and bullets flying.
Scott Lynch
Strive for excellence, not perfection.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
The pursuit of excellence is the proper vocation of man.
Cassius Jackson Keyser
Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
Mario Andretti