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Aim at perfection in everything, though in most things it is unattainable. However, they who aim at it, and persevere, will come much nearer to it than those whose laziness and despondency make them give it up as unattainable.
Man approaches the unattainable truth through a succession of errors.
Teachers are expected to reach unattainable goals with inadequate tools. The miracle is that at times they accomplish this impossible task.
I was always reading those beauty magazines and wanting to become this unattainable thing.
In seeking absolute truth we aim at the unattainable and must be content with broken portions.
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
I tell my students to try early in life to find an unattainable objective.
When you're obsessive, like me, searching for something unattainable can become unhealthy... it's like falling through the air and grabbing at the clouds.
The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.
To pursue a goal which is by definition unattainable is to condemn oneself to a state of perpetual unhappiness.
The visual life is an enormous undertaking, practically unattainable.
The dog and the rabbit are telling us not to chase unattainable material goals.
I think that I have self esteem issues, really. If you really analyse it... People who really like me I have no interest in. The unattainable is always that I want to attain.
I have a tendency to run after people who are completely unattainable and uninterested and make a complete fool of myself.
Ignorance is the first requisite of the historian - ignorance, which simplifies and clarifies, which selects and omits, with a placid perfection unattainable by the highest art.
I can't comprehend that I'm in the film of 'Les Miserables.' It's one of those dreams I thought would be unattainable for someone like me, who came from nowhere.
I need to start honing in on projects that I want to devote my time to and not put my energies into the unattainable ones.
I'd always wanted to be on Broadway one day, but it seemed like a dream that might be unattainable. This business has a lot of ups and downs and I learned that pretty quickly.
I could stand to lose 10 or 15 pounds, but honestly, I'm happy the way I am. I feel comfortable with it. I'd rather have that extra 10, 15 pounds on me than live a lifestyle of trying to sustain this unattainable weight.
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