111 Total Quotes

Perfection Quotes

Oscar Wilde
The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is.
Oscar Wilde
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Dante Alighieri
The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is.
Dante Alighieri
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Mr. Underwood was very prissy, and he inspected every brick. If it wasn't to his perfection, then it went to the junk pile.
Sarah Reed
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George Orwell
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
George Orwell
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George Bernard Shaw
If there was nothing wrong in the world there wouldn't be anything for us to do.
George Bernard Shaw
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I asked for perfection and I settle with what I can get. The closer we can get to perfection, which would be zero, I'd like to have that.
Scott Found
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When you aim for perfection, you discover it's a moving target.
George Fisher
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If any of these be wanting, a Christian is not perfect, so much as in the perfection of parts. He is but half a Christian who is an orthodox believer, if he be not practical also; and he is but half a Christian who is practical, if he be not an orthodox believer. These ends of Scripture do not consist nor stand sure one without another.
George Gillespie
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We all suffer from the preoccupation that there exists... in the loved one, perfection.
Sidney Poitier
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Complete and total perfection will come about only when we feel that our perfection is no perfections as long as the rest of humanity remains imperfect.
Sri Chinmoy
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My own impression when I first heard the orchestra ? was a combination of perfection and warmth -- the perfection is not cold.
Sergei Markov
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 Michelangelo
Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.
Michelangelo
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Benjamin Franklin
Well done, is twice done.
Benjamin Franklin
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Eddy Curry
I definitely see that out here in his coaching, ... He really stresses perfection out there for the bigs and for his point guards. Totally different style from what coach Skiles did. It's two different coaches, so I'm just trying to get used to everything and just take it all in.
Eddy Curry
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Perfection is perfectly simple; fouling things up requires true skill.
Doug Horton
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Its valuation means it's priced for perfection and perfection was not delivered this quarter.
Tim Ghriskey
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 Voltaire
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
Voltaire
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Falling short of perfection is a process that just never stops.
William Shawn
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William Maugham
Perfection is a trifle dull. It is not the least of life's ironies that this, which we all aim at, is better not quite achieved.
William Maugham
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William Maugham
Perfection has one grave defect: it is apt to be dull.
William Maugham
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William Maugham
It seems that the creative faculty and the critical faculty cannot exist together in their highest perfection.
William Maugham
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We executed to perfection in the first quarter. We played a box in one on (Donnie) Haywood and held him to two points and we had very few turnovers. At the end of the quarter, I looked up at the scoreboard and we were behind by two.
David Patrick
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William Hazlitt
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.
William Hazlitt
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Perfection is a full stop.
Winston Graham
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We bordered on perfection out there tonight. The tie is not over yet, but we've taken a magnificent step toward the final.
Victor Munoz
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I don't know where the market's going to go but I know that the market's priced for perfection and there are potentially some imperfect things happening, and not just Kosovo.
Vince Farrell
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Toyota was searching for perfection and wanted the highest rating in every individual category, not just a good overall evaluation, so the company made a minor change in the wiring to some of the LS 430's airbag sensors and asked for another test.
Brian O'Neill
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I know the coaches that went (to Norfolk State) have good work ethic and they don't accept anything but perfection. They've had two weeks to prepare for this game, so we're looking for anything they can throw at us, trick plays and all.
Larry Summers
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Nothing would be done at all if one waited until one could do it so well that no one could find fault with it.
Cardinal Newman
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Antoine de Saint-Exupery
It seems that perfection is attained not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing more to remove.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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