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In a time not distant, it will be possible to flash any image formed in thought on a screen and render it visible at any place desired. The perfection of this means of reading thought will create a revolution for the better in all our social relations.
But quality of work can be expected only through personal satisfaction, dedication and enjoyment. In our profession, precision and perfection are not a dispensible luxury, but a simple necessity.
I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence I can reach for; perfection is God's business.
Michael J. Fox
I probably do have an obsessive personality, but striving for perfection has served me well.
If God had made a perfect world, it would be a magic trick, not creation, with no meaning or place for us to learn and create. Mankind is not yet ready for a perfect world. We do not know how to appreciate perfection.
Looking for perfection is the only way to motivate yourself.
Even perfection has room for improvement.
No one ever approaches perfection except by stealth, and unknown to themselves.
Consequently he who wishes to attain to human perfection, must therefore first study Logic, next the various branches of Mathematics in their proper order, then Physics, and lastly Metaphysics.
Perfection of moral virtue does not wholly take away the passions, but regulates them.
To make one good action succeed another, is the perfection of goodness.
Ali ibn Abi Talib
A lot of people from my generation of music are so focused on playing things correctly or to perfection that they're stuck in that safe place.
The age we live in is a busy age; in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.
Perfection is immutable. But for things imperfect, change is the way to perfect them.
This is the very perfection of a man, to find out his own imperfections.
Music is harmony, harmony is perfection, perfection is our dream, and our dream is heaven.
Henri Frederic Amiel
A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession of such days is fatal to human life.
Discretion is the perfection of reason, and a guide to us in all the duties of life.
Salesmanship, too, is an art; the perfection of its technique requires study and practice.
James Cash Penney
Like the rest of the genetic lottery, beauty is unfair. Everyone falls short of perfection, but some are luckier than others. Real confidence requires self-knowledge, which includes recognizing one's shortcomings as well as one's strengths.
Culture is properly described as the love of perfection; it is a study of perfection.
The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light.
I'm very open and honest, and I feel like it's important for women to hear that we're not perfect; none of us are perfect. And sometimes we aspire to have these ideas in our heads of what perfection is, and I probably would've been better off if I'd left myself alone.
A principle is the expression of perfection, and as imperfect beings like us cannot practise perfection, we devise every moment limits of its compromise in practice.
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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