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The age we live in is a busy age; in which knowledge is rapidly advancing towards perfection.
Salesmanship, too, is an art; the perfection of its technique requires study and practice.
James Cash Penney
I don't believe in perfection. I don't think there is such a thing. But the energy of wanting things to be great is a perfectionist energy.
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 principle mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
To be always thinking about your manners is not the way to make them good; the very perfection of manners is not to think about yourself.
Perfection is immutable. But for things imperfect, change is the way to perfect them.
Golf is a search for perfection, for balance. It's about meditation and concentration. You have to use hand and brain.
We all suffer from the preoccupation that there exists... in the loved one, perfection.
So we strive for perfection in the areas in which we can control, and that isn't necessarily what provides contentment and joy for ourselves and, more importantly, for our children.
Sarah Jessica Parker
Film is so much to do with perfection and how differently you can feel about someone at the beginning of the film and the end of the film.
Vegetarianism is a link to perfection and peace.
Koons's work has always stood apart for its one-at-a-time perfection, epic theatricality, a corrupted, almost sick drive for purification, and an obsession with traditional artistic values.
There is a danger of changing too much in the search for perfection.
Aikido is not merely about fighting and the development of the physical self but the perfection of the spiritual man at the same time. It has very harmonious movements, very beautiful to watch and beautiful for your body to feel.
People often called us perfectionists, but we were not looking for perfection. We were looking for some kind of magic in the music.
Perfection does not exist - only God is perfect.
But democracy isn't a state of perfection. It has to be improved, and that means constant vigilance.
The true gourmet, like the true artist, is one of the unhappiest creatures existent. His trouble comes from so seldom finding what he constantly seeks: perfection.
Perfection is an unattainable goal. It isn't going to be perfect. Just get words down on paper, and when you stumble to what you think is the end of the book, you will have hundreds of pages of words that came out of your head. It may not be perfect, but it looks like a book.
Laurell K. Hamilton
To be thirsty and to drink water is the perfection of sensuality rarely achieved. Sometimes you drink water; other times you are thirsty.
I have no doubt concerning that Supreme Goodness, who is so eager to share His blessings, or of that everlasting love which makes Him more eager to bestow perfection on us than we are to receive it.
The human race is intoxicated with narrow victories, for life is a string of them like pearls that hit the floor when the rope breaks, and roll away in perfection and anarchy.
It's all about perfection, isn't it?
I mentioned the non-competitive spirit explicitly, because these days, excellence is a fashionable concept. But excellence is a competitive notion, and that is not what we are heading for: we are heading for perfection.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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