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There is no real limit to how much better a person who really commits to getting better can get. Every manager has the potential to become an excellent manager for the rest of his or her career.
When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped outside and felt the wind and rain in my face, I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took my time and trusted myself.
Old age is an excellent time for outrage. My goal is to say or do at least one outrageous thing every week.
I would rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent than in the extent of my powers and dominion.
Alexander the Great
It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us.
There is none who cannot teach somebody something, and there is none so excellent but he is excelled.
At painful times, when composition is impossible and reading is not enough, grammars and dictionaries are excellent for distraction.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Money is in some respects life's fire: it is a very excellent servant, but a terrible master.
P. T. Barnum
Be able to correctly pronounce the words you would like to speak and have excellent spoken grammar.
Marilyn vos Savant
Examples would indeed be excellent things were not people so modest that none will set, and so vain that none will follow them.
Excellent firms don't believe in excellence - only in constant improvement and constant change.
What is lost in the good or excellent translation is precisely the best.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
When a man is discontented with himself, it has one advantage - that it puts him into an excellent frame of mind for making a bargain.
I know that every good and excellent thing in the world stands moment by moment on the razor-edge of danger and must be fought for.
How would it be possible if salvation were ready to our hand, and could without great labor be found, that it should be by almost all men neglected? But all things excellent are as difficult as they are rare.
I do not admire politicians; but when they are excellent in their way, one cannot help allowing them their due.
Don't use that foreign word 'ideals.' We have that excellent native word 'lies.'
I went without health insurance until 'Roger & Me,' basically - from about age 20 till about age 35. With 'Roger & Me,' I joined the Directors Guild and the Writers Guild, and since then I've had excellent health care managed by the union.
My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack.
But I did 'Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure.' They made a cereal out of it, so once you've had a cereal, it doesn't get much more surreal than that. Surreal cereal.
I love American ski resorts because they're open to everyone, are not incredibly expensive. They're not snobby and you can have fun all day long on the most excellent mountains.
Do not use that foreign word 'ideals.' We have that excellent native word 'lies.'
These happy endings all express the weak and sly promise that the world is not rotten and out of joint but meaningful and ultimately in excellent condition.
Nietzsche claimed that his genius was in his nostrils and I think that is a very excellent place for it to be.
We distinguish the excellent man from the common man by saying that the former is the one who makes great demands on himself, and the latter who makes no demands on himself.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
The U.S. is excellent at importing cheap products from the rest of the world. Let's try importing some human capital instead.
Zoo: An excellent place to study the habits of human beings.
I always made my food congenial to my constitution, and my health was always excellent.
I have not wanted to intimidate audiences. I have not wanted my dancing to be an elitist form. That doesn't mean I haven't wanted it to be excellent.
President Obama has earned my vote on the basis of his excellent judicial appointments, his consensus-building foreign policy and the improvements he has brought about in the disastrous economy he inherited.
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