Perfection Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
True love does not come by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
No one would love you for being perfect
it’s like no one hates you for being imperfect
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
I’m not saying I’m perfect; in fact I know I’m far from it; I’m just saying I’m worth it.
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
Be intent upon the perfection of the present day.
– William Law
Never say “I can’t” because you can and you will it takes practice to make perfect.
If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself.
– Josh Billings
The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is.
– Dante Alighieri
The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is.
– Oscar Wilde
Perfection is like Normality, it doesn’t exist!
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 don’t confuse greatness with perfection. To be great anyhow is…the higher achievement.
– Lois McMaster Bujold
Perfection is the child of time.
– Joseph Hall
Perfect numbers like perfect men are very rare.
– Rene Descartes
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
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!
Perfection has probably got 1000 definitions but why define something that doesn’t even exist.
Perfection is my willingness to be less than perfect.
– Greg Clowminzer, Zen Master
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.
– George Eliot