quote by Henry Royce

Strive for perfection in everything. Take the best that exists and make it better. If it doesn't exist, create it. Accept nothing nearly right or good enough

— Henry Royce

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Striving for 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.

Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing.

Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing.

Striving for excellence quote Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.

Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.

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To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.

Strive for excellence, not perfection, because we don't live in a perfect world.

Don't waste your time striving for perfection; instead, strive for excellence - doing your best.

Striving for excellence quote Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Be aware that even before you have reached your ultimate professional destination, if you always strive for excellence, you can and should have a substantial impact on the world in which you live.

Emulation is a handsome passion; it is enterprising, but just withal. It keeps a man within the terms of honor, and makes the contest for glory just and generous. He strives to excel, but it is by raising himself, not by depressing others.

A woman caring for her children; a woman striving to excel in the private sector; a woman partnering with her neighbors to make their street safer; a woman running for office to improve her country - they all have something to offer, and the more our societies empower women, the more we receive in return.

Striving for excellence quote Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

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Excellence is the unlimited ability to improve the quality of what you have to offer.

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.

True success is one of the greatest needs.

Success is not something you stumble onto or come to by accident. It is something you must sincerely prepare for. Take a good look at successes, and you'll see he same consistent qualities all the time - qualities of one's character that make one strive for a goal with a standard of unmatched excellence.

Striving for excellence quote Everyone excels in something in which another fails.

Everyone excels in something in which another fails.

Striving for perfection is the greatest stopper there is.

You'll be afraid you can't achieve it. It's your excuse to yourself for not doing anything. Instead, strive for excellence, doing your best.

Aspiration lifts the life; groveling lowers it. When we are striving for excellence in everything we do the entire life grows and expands, but if we allow our standards to drop, there is a natural progression that follows, a tendency for a downward effort in all that we do thereafter.

It is only through raising expectations and striving for excellence that our children can reach their full potential.

Striving for excellence quote It takes time to create excellence. If it could be done quickly, more people wou

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

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

Perfection, fortunately, is not the only alternative to mediocrity.

A more sensible alternative is excellence. Striving for excellence is stimulating and rewarding; striving for perfection--in practically anything--is both neurotic and futile.

Striving for excellence quote We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.

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

Scorn also to depress thy competitor by any dishonest or unworthy method;

strive to raise thyself above him only by excelling him; so shall thy contest for superiority be crowned with honour, if not with success.

Striving for excellence is a positive quality. Striving for perfection is self-defeating.

It is up to the leader to create a healthy environment where people are not afraid to fail. Mistakes should be seen as an integral part of the organizational process. They are a normal part of striving for excellence.

Striving for excellence quote I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

I want people to be inspired that I've always strived for excellence and I've always gone beyond what anybody ever thought I could do, what I thought I myself could do. And I've allowed myself to be inspired, kept my eyes open and my senses open to inspiration around me.

Strive for excellence, not perfection.

The idea for which this nation stands will not survive if the highest goal free man can set themselves is an amiable mediocrity. Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life.

Striving for excellence quote Character is built by striving to be kind, not famous.

Character is built by striving to be kind, not famous.

Don't strive to be perfect. Strive for excellence.

Excellence implies striving for the highest standards in every phase of life.

There's no such thing as Perfection. But, in striving for perfection, we can achieve excellence.

Striving for excellence quote Passion promotes excellence.

Passion promotes excellence.

It is my sincere hope that hospitals across Indiana, and America, continue to strive for excellence when it comes to providing medical care. This proposed rule will be harmful to communities who wish to upgrade their medical facilities.

We should all oppose - as Darwin did - views manifestly in conflict with the evidence, such as creationism... But we shouldn't set up this debate as 'religion v science'; instead we should strive for peaceful coexistence with at least the less dogmatic strands of mainstream religions, which number many excellent scientists among their adherents.

We cannot of ourselves estimate the degree of our success in what we strive for.

Striving for excellence quote Strive for progress not perfection

Strive for progress not perfection

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For all people strive to grasp what they do not know, while none strive to grasp what they already know; and all strive to discredit what they do not excel in, while none strive to discredit what they do excel in. This is why there is chaos.

Most people are too busy working on insignificant projects and pursuing life's frivolities to tap their creative abilities. It's a mistake to be one of them. Striving for excellence where excellence doesn't matter is the stuff misfits are made of.

I believe in striving for excellence. I sweat the big and small stuff! I do not apologize for this.

For me, the greatest obstacles are never on the ice itself.

That's the area I excel in. That's where my passion is. I think we all strive to push ourselves, to overcome our struggles. And when we do, we get to know ourselves better.

Learn the difference between striving for excellence and striving for perfection. The first is attainable; the second is not.

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