Pursuit Of Perfection Quotes

Pursuit Of Perfection Quotes by Julia Cameron, Tupac Shakur, Yohji Yamamoto, Jim Rohn, Alan Kulwicki, Jonny Wilkinson and many others.

Perfectionism is not a quest for the best. It is a purs

Perfectionism is not a quest for the best. It is a pursuit of the worst in ourselves, the part that tells us that nothing we do will ever be good enough – that we should try again.
Julia Cameron
I am not a perfectionist, but still I seek perfection. I am not a great romantic, but yet I yearn 4 affection
Tupac Shakur
I think perfection is ugly. Somewhere in the things humans make, I want to see scars, failure, disorder, distortion.
Yohji Yamamoto
Look what you can become in pursuit of what you want, and look out for what you become in the pursuit of what you want–don’t compromise!
Jim Rohn
The pursuit of perfection is frustrating and a waste of time, because nothing is ever perfect.
The pursuit of excellence is commendable and worthwhile. Therefore strive for excellence not perfection.
Alan Kulwicki
I’m pretty aware that the pursuit of perfection is, inherently, a flawed concept.
Jonny Wilkinson
A line I like to use is, “Every day is training. Every day of life is a pursuit of perfection.”
Jonathan Horton
The pursuit of perfection always implies a definite aristocracy, which is as much a goal of effort as a noble philosophy, an august civil polity or a great art.
Ralph Adams Cram
Resolve to be thyself: and know that he who finds himself, loses his misery.
Matthew Arnold
Fashion is the pursuit of perfection, Style is the acceptance of one’s flaws.
Francesco Clemente
And, more importantly, reach for the stars. And realize that it is never too late – not now, not ever – for you to pursue your passion, your pursuit of perfection. And most importantly, your perseverance for making it happen.
Debbi Fields
Some people strive for perfection, but I often find perfection boring
Mario Testino
Strive for perfection in everything. Take the best that exists and make it better. If it doesn’t exist, create it. Accept nothing nearly right or good enough
Henry Royce
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 pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light…. He who works for sweetness and light united, works to make reason and the will of God prevail.
Matthew Arnold
It’s called the pursuit of perfection. The pursuit is the idea that you’ll never be perfect in gymnastics but you can continue to pursue it as long as you’re doing it. I don’t think it’s possible to be perfect in gymnastics. It’s just one of those sports that you’re always trying to improve and pursue that perfection.
Jonathan Horton
The pursuit of excellence is gratifying and healthy. The pursuit of perfection is frustrating, neurotic, and a terrible waste of time.
Ed Bliss
Your job is not to be perfect, your job is only to be human.
Jacqueline Novogratz
Indiscriminate pursuit of perfection infallibly leads to mediocrity.
Henry Fuseli
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Steve Jobs
Creativity is often blocked by trying to be perfect. Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Tony Robbins
The relentless pursuit of perfection has been my problem over the years. It’s maybe held me back.
Ronnie O’Sullivan
Nobody is perfect, so get over the fear of being or doing everything perfectly. Besides perfect is boring.
Jillian Michaels
The Holy Bible is like a mirror before our mind’s eye. In it we see our inner face. From the Scriptures we can learn our spiritual deformities and beauties. And there too we discover the progress we are making and how far we are from perfection.
Pope Gregory I
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
Thomas Carlyle
To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often.
John Henry Newman
It’s never too late – not now, not ever – for you to pursue your passion.
Debbi Fields
And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.
John Steinbeck
Remember this: No one is looking at your imperfections; they’re all too busy worrying about their own.
Isaac Mizrahi
I’m in pursuit of what cannot be achieved: perfection.
Andrew Vachss
Strive for excellence, not perfection.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
Vince Lombardi