Perfection Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Assert your right to make a few mistakes. If people can’t accept your imperfections, that’s their fault.
- David M. Burns
All of us failed to match our dreams of perfection. So I rate us on the basis of our splendid failure to do the impossible.
- William Faulkner
The only nice thing about being imperfect is the joy it brings to others.
- Doug Larson
Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it.
- William Ellery Channing
No one becomes perfect, but some become great.
Nobody’s perfect, get over the fact and be yourself.
You will never be perfect if you tell someone you are perfect
I’m not a perfect girl. My hair doesn’t always stay in place and I spill things a lot. I’m pretty clumsy and sometimes I have a broken heart. My friends and I sometimes fight and some days nothing goes right. But when I think about it and take a step back I remember how amazing life truly is and that maybe… Just maybe… I like being imperfect!
You need to realise all your flaws before you can take your first step towards perfection.
Imperfection clings to a person, and if they wait till they are brushed off entirely, they would spin for ever on their axis, advancing nowhere.
- Thomas Carlyle
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I’m not perfect and I don’t live to be but before you start pointing fingers…make sure you hands are clean!
- Bob Marley
It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others.
- Joseph Addison
The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.
- Matthew Arnold
Do you expect to find a perfect someone – when you know that including yourself, that perfect someone doesn’t exist?
In any case, life would be boring with perfection by your side – lack of challenge and, to think of how tough it would be to keep up with this perfect person!! You’d feel like the loser every time!
Everyone is perfect. We are just perfect in the eyes of different people.
Perfection is our goal, excellence will be tolerated.
Be intent upon the perfection of the present day.
- William Law
If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself.
- Josh Billings
The principal mark of a genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
- Arthur Koestler