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Coogee is a delightful, slightly old-fashioned suburb; it has parks and gardens and reserves, a good well-kept beach, and an excellent promenade above the beach. It is a suburb for people who appreciate those aspects of life.
Pigeons are gentle and smart and have complex social relationships. Their hearing and vision are both excellent.
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
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man.
During the Great Depression, levels of crime actually dropped. During the 1920s, when life was free and easy, so was crime. During the 1930s, when the entire American economy fell into a government-owned alligator moat, crime was nearly non-existent. During the 1950s and 1960s, when the economy was excellent, crime rose again.
O Lord, deliver me from the man of excellent intention and impure heart: for the heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked.
T. S. Eliot
I promise to be an excellent husband, but give me a wife who, like the moon, will not appear every day in my sky.
Your son and your daughter needs an excellent father more than an excellent college.
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.
At painful times, when composition is impossible and reading is not enough, grammars and dictionaries are excellent for distraction.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
During the long process of history, by relying on our own diligence, courage and wisdom, Chinese people have opened up a good and beautiful home where all ethnic groups live in harmony and fostered an excellent culture that never fades.
Froth at the top, dregs at bottom, but the middle excellent.
One that desires to excel should endeavor in those things that are in themselves most excellent.
He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper; but he Is more excellent who suits his temper to any circumstance.
Money is in some respects life's fire: it is a very excellent servant, but a terrible master.
P. T. Barnum
I met all these important people and did all these stories, but I always had such excellent producers and assistants. I could show up to interview a world leader or a criminal and they would have things so well prepared anyone could have done it. It wasn't about 'me,' it was about 'us.'
I eat excellent bread, clean meat, good crisp veggies, organic fruits and nice wine and cheese. It is one of the things I am truly grateful for. I'm not kidding. You can't ask a single mother of three working two jobs for minimum wage to eat that way. I am lucky.
I have an excellent memory, a most excellent memory.
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and possessions.
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.
To rely upon conviction, devotion, and other excellent spiritual qualities; that is not to be taken seriously in politics.
The Ruts were a great punk rock band from England whose songs were as excellent as their time together was short.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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