Perfection Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it.
– William Ellery Channing
No one becomes perfect, but some become great.
All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare.
– Baruch Spinoza
No good work whatever can be perfect, and the demand for perfection is always a sign of a misunderstanding of the ends of art.
– John Ruskin
You’re not going to always say and do the right things, and that’s fine. You’re not here to be perfect, but to be real.
I may not be pretty, skinny, or funny. I do mess up. I made some bad choices. I told some lies, my whole life is a lie. I made some bad friends. I did some things I shouldn’t have. But I’m not perfect, I never was an I never will be. I may not be perfect but I am me.
Nobody’s perfect, get over the fact and be yourself.
The principal mark of a genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
– Arthur Koestler
Everything is perfect in the universe – even your desire to improve it.
– Wayne Dyer
Perfection: Scientists’ worst nightmare.
Perfection is what you can no longer believe to be wrong.
Remember that time you were perfect? …obviously not
Perfection is what you see it as, not what others make it as.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
– Robert H. Schuller
Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
A man would do nothing if he waited until he could do it so well that no one could find fault.
– John Henry Newman
But things can’t be perfect all the time, that I know, sometimes we just have to let some things go.
Perfect is determined in shortened measures of time, not over long periods of time or lifetimes. It would be unnatural.
The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.
– Anna Quindlen
True love does not come by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.
– Max Beerbohm
The beauty of imperfection is the possibility for improvement.
The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
– Oscar Wilde
This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfection.
– Saint Augustine
Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.
– Salvador Dalí