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Excellence Quotes

To be really great in little things, to be truly noble and heroic in the insipid details of everyday life, is a virtue so rare as to be worthy of canonization.

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896)

Profession: American Novelist, Antislavery Campaigner

Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can.

Author: Lowell Thomas

Profession: American Politician, Author

You can become an even more excellent person by constantly setting higher and higher standards for yourself and then by doing everything possible to live up to those standards.

Author: Brian Tracy

Profession: American Trainer, Speaker, Author, Businessman

There is no such thing as natural touch. Touch is something you create by hitting millions of golf balls.

Author: Lee Trevino (1939)

Profession: American Golfer

I always remember an epitaph which is in the cemetery at Tombstone, Arizona. It says: ''Here lies Jack Williams. He done his damnedest.'' I think that is the greatest epitaph a man can have.

Author: Harry S. Truman (1884-1972)

Profession: Thirty-third President of the USA

Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can reach. Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries and predecessors; try to be better than yourself.

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Every job is a self-portrait of the person who did it. Autograph your work with excellence.''

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Excellence is best described as doing the right things right -- selecting the most important things to be done and then accomplishing them 100% correctly.

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Let each day be your masterpiece.

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The road to excellence is always under construction

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Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more.

Author: A. Lou Vickery

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The best is the enemy of the good.

Author: Voltaire (1694-1778)

Profession: French Historian, Writer

The most splendid achievement of all is the constant striving to surpass yourself and to be worthy of your own approval.

Author: Denis Waitley (1933)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Trainer, Peak Performance Expert

Winners have the ability to step back from the canvas of their lives like an artist gaining perspective. They make their lives a work of art -- an individual masterpiece.

Author: Denis Waitley (1933)

Profession: American Author, Speaker, Trainer, Peak Performance Expert

Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.

Author: Booker T. Washington (1856-1915)

Profession: American Black Leader and Educator