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 perfection 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.

The true Mason takes full responsibility for the condition of his character and ever strives for its perfection.

Perfect happiness is the absence of striving for happiness.

Striving for perfection quote Strive for progress not perfection

Strive for progress not perfection


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

Ballet dancing is arduous, strenuous activity.

Students are engaged in physical training that rivals the training Olympic athletes undergo. At the same time, they strive for physical perfection not for the prowess alone but as a way of achieving the means necessary to express the pure nature of their art.

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

Striving for perfection quote Always strive to improve yourself.

Always strive to improve yourself.

Strive for perfection in everything you do.

Some people strive for perfection, but I often find perfection boring

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.

On this sacred path of Radical Acceptance, rather than striving for perfection, we discover how to love ourselves into wholeness.

Nowadays the world is becoming increasingly materialistic, and mankind is reaching toward the very zenith of external progress, driven by an insatiable desire for power and vast possessions. Yet by this vain striving for perfection in a world where everything is relative,they wander even further away from inward peace and happiness of the mind.

The book designer strives for perfection;

yet every perfect thing lives somewhere in the neighborhood of dullness and is frequently mistaken for it by the insensitive.

Strive for continuous improvement, instead of perfection.

I don't even bother trying to picture a perfect world, because I don't think that perfection is something to strive for. I prefer imperfection. That's what makes things special. You know, things that change

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.

Presenting leadership as a list of carefully defined qualities (like strategic, analytical, and performance-ori ented) no longer holds. Instead, true leadership stems from individuality that is honestly and sometimes imperfectly expressed.... Leaders should strive for authenticity over perfection.

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.

Perfection is impossibility but striving for perfection is not.

Do the best you can. That is what counts.

It's always about wanting to one-up myself from the day before.

There's never an absolute 100% perfect performance, but going out and striving for that perfect performance is what keeps me going.

Success, in my view, is the willingness to strive for something you really want.

The person not reaching the top is no less a success than the one who achieved it, if they both sweated blood, sweat and tears and overcame obstacles and fears. The failure to be perfect does not mean you're not a success.

Don't strive for somebody else's notion of perfection.

It's an unattainable and ultimately ridiculous goal. Strive instead to be uniquely yourself and when in doubt listen to your gut, because it already knows what you want to become.

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.

Grain is life, there's all this striving for perfection with digital stuff.

Striving is fine, but getting there is not great. I want a sense of the human and that is what breathes life into a picture. For me, imperfection is perfection.

Perfect joy lies in selflessly striving for the best outcome, and then humbly accepting whatever God gives.

The Qur'an does not ask for human perfection, but rather asks that we persevere in striving for self-improvement and that we never become complacent or despondent about our progress.

Perfection is something we should all strive for.

It's a duty and a joy to perfect one's nature... The most difficult thing is love. A loveless, driving person that just competes in the rat race is far from perfection in my book.

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

My father was a naturalist and a very spiritual person, who had a great desire to pass on his knowledge to others, so that they could receive the benefits of Jiu Jitsu as well. Growing up in this environment, I learned the art of Jiu Jitsu is actually a method through which one strives for self-perfection.

When you strive for perfection, you compare different versions of what could be instead of being present with what is. Perfectionism is an attempt to inhabit an imaginary world in order to avoid experiencing the world in which you live.

Strive for excellence, not perfection.

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

Because He came to earth, we have a perfect example to follow.

As we strive to become more like Him, we will have joy and happiness in our lives and peace each day of the year. It is His example which, if followed, stirs within us more kindness and love, more respect and concern for others.

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