Perfection Quotes and Sayings
I’m not perfect, none of us are, That’s why I have never once claimed to be. So, tell me how it is that I can constantly be judged by my peers who are just as imperfect as me!
Everything is perfect in the universe – even your desire to improve it.
– Wayne Dyer
No one would love you for being perfect
it’s like no one hates you for being imperfect
A man would do nothing if he waited until he could do it so well that no one could find fault.
– John Henry Newman
Perfect numbers like perfect men are very rare.
– Rene Descartes
If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself.
– Josh Billings
Perfection has probably got 1000 definitions but why define something that doesn’t even exist.
Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.
– Max Beerbohm
The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.
– Anna Quindlen
The principal mark of a genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
– Arthur Koestler
Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it.
– Salvador Dalí
Perfection is the child of time.
– Joseph Hall
The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is.
– Oscar Wilde
True love does not come by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
– Antoine de Saint- Exupery
I’m not saying I’m perfect; in fact I know I’m far from it; I’m just saying I’m worth it.
Perfection. The ultimate illusion. We fall to its falseness thrive upon its existence and try to achieve it.
Perfection. What makes girls starve themselves, cry at night, and fall into deep depression.
Perfection. It distorts our reflections, how we see ourselves how we view the world. Shatter this illusion and leave nothing but the truth.
I smile like nothing’s wrong, talk like everything’s perfect, act like it’s all a dream, and pretend that it’s not hurting me.
I’m perfectly imperfect!
Perfection is like Normality, it doesn’t exist!
The beauty of imperfection is the possibility for improvement.
Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything.
I don’t confuse greatness with perfection. To be great anyhow is…the higher achievement.
– Lois McMaster Bujold
The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is.
– Dante Alighieri
Be intent upon the perfection of the present day.
– William Law