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Definition of Perfection

Perfection

  1. The quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing requisite is wanting; entire development; consummate culture, skill, or moral excellence; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence; maturity; as, perfection in an art, in a science, or in a system; perfection in form or degree; fruits in perfection.
  2. A quality, endowment, or acquirement completely excellent; an ideal faultlessness; especially, the divine attribute of complete excellence.
  3. To perfect.

Perfection Quotations

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.
Ann Landers

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
Colin Powell

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
Vince Lombardi

The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.
Michelangelo

Mathematics as an expression of the human mind reflects the active will, the contemplative reason, and the desire for aesthetic perfection. Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis and construction, generality and individuality.
Richard Courant
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Perfection Translations

perfection in Dutch is perfectie, volkomenheid, volmaaktheid
perfection in German is Vollkommenheit, Vollendung