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I bid him look into the lives of men as though into a mirror and from others to take an example for himself.
Publius Terence (P. Terentius Afer) Category: Example
Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing.
Harriet Braiker Category: Example
Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other a matter of time.
Marabel Morgan Category: Example
It takes a long time to bring excellence to maturity.
Titus Livy Category: Example
All things are difficult before they are easy.
Thomas Fuller Category: Example
Example is always more efficacious than precept.
Dr. Samuel Johnson Category: Example
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Earl Nightingale Category: Example
The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.
Shana Alexander Category: Example
Everyone is bound to bear patiently the results of his own behavior.
Phædrus Category: Example
A good example is the best sermon.
Benjamin Franklin Category: Example
Can We Be Equal And Excellent Too? The society which scorns excellence in plumbing because plumbing is a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy. Neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water.
John William Gardner Category: Example
Example is the school of mankind and they will learn at no other.
Edmund Burke Category: Example
There are no speed limits on the road to excellence.
David W. Johnson Category: Example
The excellent is new forever.
Ralph Waldo Emerson Category: Example
Those who attain to any excellence commonly spend life in some one single pursuit for excellence is not often gained upon easier terms.
Samuel Johnson Category: Example
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Oliver Goldsmith Category: Example
Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct.
Phaedrus Category: Example
I assure you I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent than in the extent of my power and dominion.
Alexander III the Great Category: Example