excellence quotes

quotations, images & sayings


Introduction

What are excellence quotes? Read the most famous quotes about excellence. Top 10 excellence images and Top 10 excellence quotes. Improve personal well-being with following excellence sayings and quotations. These quotes are handy to prepare yourself for desired excellence topic.

Go to table of contents

excellence picture quotes


Picture quote by Aristotle about excellence

We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. ⏤ Aristotle


Picture quote by John Wooden about excellence

It takes time to create excellence. If it could be done quickly, more people would do it. ⏤ John Wooden


Picture quote by Unknown about motivational

Excellent firms don’t believe in excellence – only in constant improvement and constant change. ⏤ Unknown


Picture quote by Aristotle about self

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit. ⏤ Aristotle


Picture quote about excellence

The pursuit of excellence is gratifying and healthy. The pursuit of perfection is frustrating, nuerotic, and a terrible waste of time.


Picture quote by Vince Lombardi about perfection

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. ⏤ Vince Lombardi


Picture quote by Socrates about question

I know you won't believe me, but the highest form of human excellence is to question oneself and others. ⏤ Socrates


Picture quote by Ranal Currie about inspirational

Passion promotes excellence. ⏤ Ranal Currie


What are the best excellence images? Selection of the finest quotes that are excellence, embed as messages on beautiful images. Beautiful excellence affirmations to read, bookmark and share with your friends and family.

This is our list with top excellence picture quotes. There are awesome quotations about excellence with images on Pinterest too.

Go to table of contents

About excellence

What are excellence quotations about? excellence is essential part of life. You need to have knowledge and control over excellence to be successful. Save any quote to your bookmarks for futher reference.

Are excellence quotations good? Of course! There is no such thing as empty words. All excellence sayings have inner meaning. It's your task to understand it for yourself. Browse a lot of excellence books and reference books with quotes that are excellence on Amazon.


Best excellence quotes

What are the best excellence quotes? Best quotes about excellence of all times. Some of the top sayings that are excellence are here to read and remember. Access the best excellence quotations. Top excellence sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy most famous quotes that are excellence and bookmark favorite ones.


If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.

Napoleon Hill, writer

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

Aristotle, philosopher

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.

Vince Lombardi, coach

You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.

Dianne Feinstein, politician

Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.

Steve Jobs, businessman

Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.

Shaquille O'Neal, athlete

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, philosopher

To see victory only when it is within the ken of the common herd is not the acme of excellence.

Sun Tzu, philosopher

I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

It isn't what you do, but how you do it.

John Wooden, coach

I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence I can reach for; perfection is God's business.

Michael J. Fox, actor

There's a way to do better... find it.

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.

Aristotle, philosopher

I start where the last man left off.

Thomas A. Edison, inventor

Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

Let each day be your masterpiece.

Unknown,

I want to be all that I am capable of becoming.

Katherine Mansfield, author

I never had a policy; I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln, president

Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality the other, a matter of time.

Marabel Morgan, author

To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.

Og Mandino, author

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.

Pat Riley, coach

Whoever I am, or whatever I am doing, some kind of excellence is within my reach.

John W. Gardner, educator

Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.

John W. Gardner, educator

If people only knew how hard I work to gain my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo Buonarroti,

We need to internalize this idea of excellence. Not many folks spend a lot of time trying to be excellent.

Barack Obama, president

If you do things well, do them better. Be daring, be first, be different, be just.

Anita Roddick, businesswoman

I have offended God and mankind because my work didn't reach the quality it should have.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

Every job is a self-portrait of the person who did it. Autograph your work with excellence.

Unknown,

Let each become all that he was created capable of being.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Excellent firms don't believe in excellence -- only in constant improvement and constant change.

Thomas J. Peters,

Masters who sacrifice for servants will receive the gift of loyalty.

Proverbs,

It is not from ourselves that we learn to be better than we are.

Wendell Berry, poet

You must be resolutely determined that whatever you do shall always be the best of which you are capable.

Charles E. Popplestone,

Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.

Oprah Winfrey, entertainer

You get the best out of others when you get the best out of yourself.

Harvey S. Firestone, businessman

It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us.

Isaac Disraeli,

The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.

Shana Alexander, journalist

Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.

Booker T. Washington, educator

Only a mediocre person is always at his best.

W. Somerset Maugham, playwright

People who produce good results feel good about themselves.

Ken Blanchard, author

I can do small things in a great way.

James Freeman Clarke, clergyman

When we have done our best, we should wait the result in peace.

Sir John Lubbock, banker

I am a writer because writing is the thing I do best.

Flannery O'Connor, author

You have to create a track record of breaking your own mold, or at least other people's idea of that mold.

William Hurt, actor

Superiority -- doing things a little better than anybody else can do them.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

The road to excellence is always under construction

Unknown,

Great men are little men expanded; great lives are ordinary lives intensified.

Wilferd A. Peterson,

I was raised to believe that excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism. And that's how I operate my life.

Oprah Winfrey, entertainer

True greatness consists in being great in little things.

Charles Simmons, politician

Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

In order to become the master, the politician poses as the servant.

Charles De Gaulle, leader

To the Master's honor all must turn, each in its track, without a sound, forever tracing Newton's ground.

Albert Einstein, physicist

If I play my best, I can win anywhere in the world against anybody.

Ray Floyd, athlete

You do not merely want to be considered just the best of the best. You want to be considered the only ones who do what you do.

Jerry Garcia, musician

Doing common things uncommonly well.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

There is always a best way of doing everything.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

The real contest is always between what you've done and what you're capable of doing. You measure yourself against yourself and nobody else.

Geoffrey Gaberino,

Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.

George Eliot, author

Substantive abandonment of convention is evidence of mastery.

Eric Parslow,

The excellency of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeable evaporate.

John Keats, poet

If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Do your work; not just your work and no more, but a little more for the lavishing's sake -- that little more which is worth all the rest.

Dean Briggs,

If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things.

Vincent Van Gogh, painter

It is quality rather than quantity that matters.

Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder, rhetorician

I believe the destiny of your generation - and your nation - is a rendezvous with excellence.

Lyndon B. Johnson, president

Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.

Ralph Marston, writer

Success will not lower its standard to us. We must raise our standard to success.

Rev. Randall R. McBride, Jr.,

A masterpiece is something said once and for all, stated, finished, so that it's there complete in the mind, if only at the back.

Virginia Woolf, author

Put the uncommon effort into the common task... make it large by doing it in a great way.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

If something is exceptionally well done it has embedded in it's very existence the aim of lifting the common denominator rather than catering to it.

Edward Fischer,

Perfection has to do with the end product, but excellence has to do with the process.

Jerry Moran, politician

My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.

Charles Dickens, writer

Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.

Albert Einstein, physicist

You can start right where you stand and apply the habit of going the extra mile by rendering more service and better service than you are now being paid for.

Napoleon Hill, writer

The test of the artist does not lie in the will with which he goes to work, but in the excellence of the work he produces.

Thomas Aquinas, theologian

If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.

Colin Powell, statesman

There is no such thing as natural touch. Touch is something you create by hitting millions of golf balls.

Lee Trevino, athlete

The success combination in business is: Do what you do better... and: Do more of what you do...

Dr. David Schwartz,

The noblest search is the search for excellence.

Lyndon B. Johnson, president

Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for these wish well alike to each other qua good, and they are good in themselves.

Aristotle, philosopher

Set exorbitant standards, and give your people hell when they don't live up to them. There is nothing so demoralizing as a boss who tolerates second rate work.

David Ogilvy, businessman

To enjoy enduring success we should travel a little in advance of the world.

John D. MacDonald, novelist

If you'll not settle for anything less than your best, you will be amazed at what you can accomplish in your lives.

Vince Lombardi, coach

One shining quality lends a luster to another, or hides some glaring defect.

William Hazlitt, critic

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Resolve to make each day the very best and don't let anyone get in your way. If they do, step on them.

Ivan Benson,

There is no excellence without labor. One cannot dream oneself into either usefulness or happiness.

Liberty Hyde Bailey, scientist

Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all that lies in the middle a god has given excellence.

Aeschylus, poet

The best is the enemy of the good.

Voltaire, writer

There is none who cannot teach somebody something, and there is none so excellent but he is excelled.

Baltasar Gracian, philosopher

We often choose a friend as we do a mistress - for no particular excellence in themselves, but merely from some circumstance that flatters our self-love.

William Hazlitt, critic

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...

Orison Swett Marden, writer

Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat; long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first; but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning.

Hesiod, poet

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.

Og Mandino, author

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.

Hesiod, poet

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.

J. Paul Getty, businessman

It isn't by size that you win or fail -- be the best of whatever you are.

Douglas Malloch,

The companies that survive longest are the one's that work out what they uniquely can give to the world not just growth or money but their excellence, their respect for others, or their ability to make people happy. Some call those things a soul.

Charles Handy, author

Go to table of contents

Famous authors of excellence quotes

Who has the best quotes? Top quotes from American, British, French, German and Spanish authors. 62 Sun Tzu quotes, 35 John W. Gardner quotes, 1 Marabel Morgan quotes, 25 Hesiod quotes, 116 Orison Swett Marden quotes, 1 Steve Young quotes, 5 Jerry Garcia quotes, 53 Og Mandino quotes, sayings and images.

Go to table of contents

Conclusion

How to save excellence quotes for further reference? Bookmark your favotite quotations and increase their performance in Quotlr rankings. We count how many bookmarks each quotes has and list them as top in every category. Every bookmark counts. Quotations with most bookmarks are daily quotes in our daily quote iPhone app.

Where to read excellence quotes? Save any quote to your bookmarks for futher reference. Read any excellence quote or excellence image from Bookmarks.

How do you quote excellence quotations? You are free to cite every excellence quote found on Quotlr. Hit the share button to get sharing options for Facebook, Twitter or direct link for email. Read more about excellence on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes that are about excellence.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part 1
Introduction

Part 2
excellence quotes images

Part 3
Best excellence quotes
Top 10 excellence quotes
Top 10 excellence quotes by Orison Swett Marden

Part 4
Famous excellence authors

Part 5
Conclusion

Quote
Loading ...