There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when it's convenient. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses - only results.— Ken Blanchard
Bumbling Commitment To Excellence quotations
We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence.
Teamwork is the foundation of success.
The three universal questions that an individual asks of his coach, player, employee, employer are: Can I trust you? Are you committed to excellence? And, do you care about me?
As soon as you truly commit to making something happen, the "how" will reveal itself.
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.
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.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.
Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.
Have fun, because that's what life is all about.
There are countless ways of achieving greatness, but any road to achieving one's maximum potential must be built on a bedrock of respect for the individual, a commitment to excellence, and a rejection of mediocrity.
Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.
It takes time to create excellence. If it could be done quickly, more people would do it.
If we commit ourselves to the successful completion of a task, then we personify excellence.
When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results.
Aspire greatly; anything less than a commitment to excellence becomes an acceptance of mediocrity.
Everyone excels in something in which another fails.
Find something that you're really interested in doing in your life.
Pursue it, set goals, and commit yourself to excellence. Do the best you can.
I've always had that obsessive will to win and a commitment to excellence.
Genesis 1 logs God's commitment to excellence when it says, "God saw all that he had made, and it was very good" (v. 31). Christians should always do good work. Christians ought to be the best workers wherever they are. They ought to have the best attitude, the best integrity, and be the best in dependability.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
When you have a spirit of excellence, you do the right thing not because somebody is watching or making you do it; you do it because it's the right thing to do.
I will demand a commitment to excellence and to victory, and that is what life is all about.
The combination of creative energies and the need to perform at the highest level to keep up with peers leads to an otherwise unattainable commitment to excellence.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.
Ask the proficient athlete, artist, businessperson, or homemaker what creates excellence and they'll all agree: a commitment to long-term goals - and with a community of mentors and fellow "disciples."
Trust gives you the permission to give people direction, get everyone aligned, and give them the energy to go get the job done. Trust enables you to execute with excellence and produce extraordinary results. As you execute with excellence and deliver on your commitments, trust becomes easier to inspire, creating a flywheel of performance.
God has destined you to soar. You have victory, freedom and excellence on the inside.
Never doubt a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
Lasting achievement, whatever the endeavor, comes from a commitment to excellence every step of the way.
There is no safety in hiding. Like my brothers before me, I pick up a fallen standard. Sustained by the memory of our priceless years together, I shall try to carry forward that special commitment to justice, excellence and courage that distinguished their lives.
Commit to Excellence. Become massively innovative and wear your passion on your sleeve. They might call you different or weird or even crazy. But please remember, every great leader (or visionary or brave thinker) was initially laughed at. Now they are revered.
Forget the adage Win/Win and make a commitment to Learn/Learn.
The torch relay is an excellent embodiment of all that the Olympic Games have come to symbolise - a celebration of the human spirit. Personally to me, it represents striving to be the best in whatever we do, never giving up despite the odds, and a commitment to health and fitness.
I am thrilled to become International Vogue Editor at Condé Nast International, which has a real commitment to journalistic excellence, and to have the opportunity to write for a wider global audience through the Vogue websites.
Average is the enemy of excellence, and average commitment will prevent you from enduring to the end.
Passion promotes excellence.
Each of us, if we would grow, must be committed to excellence.
The championships, the money, the color; all of these things linger only in the memory. It is the spirit, the will to excel, the will to win; these are the things that endure.
I wanted the press to become something of a movement.
Not a movement committed to a particular "ism," but a gathering together of writers with an aesthetic approach to literature and with a lust for excellence.
Two-minute attitude drill: To everyone: You can trust me.
I'm committed to excellence. I care about you as a person. EVERY DAY: Do good. Do your best. Treat others as you would be treated. FOR TODAY: Nothing negative will escape my lips.
There's a difference between interest and commitment. When you're interested in doing something, you do it only when it's convenient. When you're committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results.
There is no real limit to how much better a person who really commits to getting better can get. Every manager has the potential to become an excellent manager for the rest of his or her career.
That doesn't mean that the top fifteen institutions in the ranking somehow don't belong there at all. But what is the difference between number two and number eight in any meaningful sense? As an administrator who worked to build a complex university, I find the assumption slightly offensive. We need to be committed to excellence, not to lists.
I would not say that Harvard possesses any sort of absolute dominance.
And I personally do not take the rankings of schools all that seriously. However, I think that Harvard's global visibility increased significantly in the 1930s and 1940s and that the new commitment to excellence at Harvard spread to other institutions.
As people who have commitments and obligations, we try to blockade emotions and go on our course towards excellence, and that's a lie. I've definitely paid a price. Everything is an exchange.
The Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, which highlights customer satisfaction, workforce empowerment, and increased productivity, has come to symbolize America's commitment to excellence.