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Perfection is out of the question.

Perfection is very difficult to achieve, and perfection was what I wanted in McDonald's. Everything else was secondary for me.

Perfectionism is a dangerous state of mind in an imperfect world.

Perfectionism is self-abuse of the highest order.

Perfectionism is slow death.

Sainthood is acceptable only in saints.

So much perfection argues rottenness somewhere.

Striving for perfection is the greatest stopper there is. You'll be afraid you can't achieve it. ... It's your excuse to yourself for not doing anything. Instead, strive for excellence, doing your best.

The "C" students run the world.

The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.

The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.

The essence of man is imperfection.

The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.

The maxim "Nothing avails but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis."

The secret of joy in work is contained in one word-excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.

The very pink of perfection.

There are many lovely women, but no perfect ones.

This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfection.

To arrive at perfection, a man should have very sincere friends or inveterate enemies; because he would be made sensible of his good or ill conduct, either by the censures of the one or the admonitions of the other.

To talk about the need for perfection in man is to talk about the need for another species.


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