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Personal excellence quote Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die

Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.

Jeff Beck is my idol .. sometimes he finds notes that I just do not have on my guitar. Frank Zappa's another one .. I loved Frank Zappa ... I do think Van Halen reinvented the guitar ... he's an excellent musician, a shrewd guitarist and as a person he's wonderful.

The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential.

.. these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.

Personal excellence quote To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when the

To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.

If you buy things you do not need, soon you will have to sell things you need.

Success and excellence are not the same.

Excellence grows within a person, is largely within that person's control, and its meaning lasts. Success is measured externally, by comparison to others, is often outside our control, and is perishable.

The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.

Personal excellence quote Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarte

Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.

We have different forms assigned to us in the school of life, different gifts imparted. All is not attractive that is good. Iron is useful, though it does not sparkle like the diamond. Gold has not the fragrance of a flower. So different persons have various modes of excellence, and we must have an eye to all.

Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow. Every job is a self portrait of the person who did it ... Autograph your work with excellence.

Your best shot at happiness, self-worth and personal satisfaction - the things that constitute real success - is not in earning as much as you can but in performing as well as you can something that you consider worthwhile.

Personal excellence quote Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at al

Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.

Persons with a talent who never practice excellence are the worst enemies of themselves.

There is absolutely no single aspect of one's personality that is more important to develop than empathy, which is not a skill at which men typically are asked to excel. I believe empathy is not only the core of art, literature and music, but should also be at the core of society, from ethics to economics.

Theories of "natural law" and the "law of nations" are another excellent example of discussions destitute of all exactness. [...] "Natural law" is simply that law of which the person using the phrase approves[....]

Personal excellence quote Don't confuse my personality with my attitude... My personality is who I am, my

Don't confuse my personality with my attitude... My personality is who I am, my attitude depends on who you are...

Excellence does not come easily or quickly-- an excellent education does not, a successful mission does not, a strong, loving marriage does not, rewarding personal relationships do not. It is simply a truism that nothing very valuable can come without significant sacrifice, effort, and patience on our part.

Pride is a personal commitment. It is an attitude which separates excellence from mediocrity.

I feel that talent means little unless coupled with an insatiable desire to give an excellent personal demonstration of ability...talent must be in company with a capacity for unlimited effort which provides the power that eventually hurdles the difficulties that would frustrate lukewarm enthusiasm.

Personal excellence quote A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres...

A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.

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But when we get enough people who don't care, and who don't accept personal responsibility for high ethical standards, our organization gets the "M" disease. Mediocrity. Anybody in the place can be a carrier. By the same token, every individual can carry the cure: the ethics of excellence.

An All-American is an ordinary person with an extraordinary desire to excel.

You don't get to the top of the mountain by just dreaming. It's nice to dream. But it's the work ethic and pride that makes you get to that mountain top and that level of success.

To excel is to reach your own highest dream.

But you must also help others, where and when you can, to reach theirs. Personal gain is empty if you do not feel you have positively touched another's life.

Personal excellence quote A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected.

A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected.

I don't want to be put on a pedestal.

I want to be known as a nice and normal person, but my skills are a little more excelled.

A perfect parent is a person with excellent child-rearing theories and no actual children.

Pride is a personal commitment. It is an attitude which separates excellence from mediocrity.

Personal excellence quote Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should

Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.

You can become an even more excellent person by constantly setting higher and higher standards for yourself and then by doing everything possible to live up to those standards.

You should aspire to a level of personal excellence - to be the best you can be.

You should aspire to have the richest life you can get in terms of fulfillment, happiness and peace.

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

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

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

We have to do the best we are capable of. This is our sacred human responsibility.

Personal excellence can be achieved by a visionary goal, through planning, dedicated execution, and total follow-through.

There are many aspects about what and why we photograph: visual pleasure, personal empathy, intellectual stimulation, technical excellence, etc. Serious photographers and artists will try to create works that are original. Over a career period they may develop a singular identity in their images.

Personal excellence quote Never push a loyal person to the point where they no longer give a damn.

Never push a loyal person to the point where they no longer give a damn.

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Personal development is your springboard to personal excellence.

Ongoing, continuous, non-stop personal development literally assures you that there is no limit to what you can accomplish.

Scruples, temptations, and fears, and cutting perplexities of the heart, are often the lot of the most excellent persons.

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.

Personal excellence quote Be the one who makes everyone feel like someone!

Be the one who makes everyone feel like someone!

The necessity to constantly turn in an excellent performance, to be absolutely wedded to this dedication and this ideal means that as a child you're going to pay for it personally.

One has to endure betrayal and disloyalty and, hardest of all , another person's excellence of character or intellect

it is more to my personal happiness and advantage to indulge the love and admiration of excellence, than to cherish a secret envy of it.

I'm not an overly ambitious person; I don't feel like I have to excel.

I think Juan stopped short - he got halfway to the destination and got off the train. He is certainly an excellent writer and a good person, but I'm not a nationalist.

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