Perfection Quotes

If you look for perfection, you'll never be content.
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

Perfection is perfectly simple; fouling things up requires true skill.
Douglas Horton

Conscience is the perfect interpreter of life.
Karl Barth
Perfection Quotes
Perfection Quotes

Finality is death. Perfection is finality. Nothing is perfect. There are lumps in it.
James Stephens

Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it
Salvador Dali

When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.
Donald Miller

Perfection itself is imperfection.
Vladimir Horowitz

Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.

Everything is perfect in the universe - even your desire to improve it.
Wayne Dyer

I have no faith in human perfectibility. I think that human exertion will have no appreciable effect upon humanity. Man is now only more active - not more happy - nor more wise, than he was 6000 years ago.
Edgar Allan Poe

To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
Winston Churchill

A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
George S. Patton

Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.
Vince Lombardi

Perfection has one grave defect: it is apt to be dull.
W. Somerset Maugham

Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.

Perfection is the child of time.
Joseph Hall

Perfection is a stick with which to beat the possible.
Rebecca Solnit

Philosophy is a kind of journey, ever learning yet never arriving at the ideal perfection of truth.
Albert Pike

Perfection is boring. If a face doesn't have mistakes, it's nothing.
Kevyn Aucoin

Perfection is not a destination; it's a never-ending process...Enjoy!
Jim Bouchard

A minute of perfection was worth the effort. A moment was the most you could ever expect from perfection.
Chuck Palahniuk

Falling short of perfection is a process that just never stops.
William Shawn

I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God's business.
Michael J. Fox

Perfection is immutable. But for things imperfect, change is the way to perfect them.
Owen Feltham

In a cruel and imperfect world, she was living proof that God could still create perfection.
Rex Reed

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
Vince Lombardi

No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.
William Hazlitt

Nobody's perfect. We're all just one step up from the beasts and one step down from the angels.
Jeannette Walls

Don't mistake activity with achievement.
John Wooden

In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism.
Hannah Arendt