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The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it Pearl S. Buck Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, and skilfull execution. It represents the wise choice of many alternatives Will Foster Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment Oprah Winfrey A man is relieved and happy when he has put his heart into his work and done his best Ralph Waldo Emerson The noblest search is the search for excellence Lyndon B. Johnson Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood. Make big plans, aim high in hope and work Daniel H. Burnham Set excellent performance as your standard and strive to achieve it each day Brian Tracy Don't wait for an employer, friend, or mentor to show appreciation for your work. Take pride in your own efforts on a daily basis Denis Waitley Be what you are. This is the first step toward becoming better than you are August W. Hare The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence Eddie Robinson Strive for perfection in everything. Take the best that exists and make it better. If it doesn't exist, create it. Accept nothing nearly right or good enough Henry Royce

Excellence is more fun than mediocrity Leonard Berry Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment Thomas Carlyle Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing Harriet Braiker It's simple ... go the extra mile and you will stand out from the crowd Robin Crow All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence Martin Luther King, Jr. I believe one of the most important priorities is to do whatever we do as well as we can Victor Kermit Kiam Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better Pat Riley Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work Aristotle Productivity is determined not by work ... but by effective actions disguised as work Doug Firebaugh Believe in the best ... have a goal for the best, never be satisfied with less than your best, try your best, and in the long run things will turn out for the best Henry Ford Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends Brian Tracy Striving for perfection is the greatest stopper there is. It's your excuse to yourself for not doing anything. Instead, strive for excellence, doing your best Sir Laurence Olivier Then give to the world the best you have, and the best will come back to you Madeline Bridges We must overcome the notion that we must be regular. It robs you of the chance to be extraordinary and leads you to the mediocre

Uta Hagen It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't Martin Van Buren I have always struggled to achieve excellence. One thing that cycling has taught me is that if you can achieve something without a struggle it's not going to be satisfying Greg LeMond It is the nature of man to rise to greatness if greatness is expected of him John Steinbeck Celebrate what you've accomplished, but raise the bar a little higher each time you succeed Mia Hamm Strive for perfection in everything. Take the best that exists and make it better. If it doesn't exist, create it. Accept nothing nearly right or good enough Henry Royce It is not the straining for great things that is most effective; it is the doing of the little things, the common duties, a little better and better Elizabeth Stuart Phelps One that desires to excel should endeavour in those things that are in themselves most excellent Epictetus Emphasize the best, and minimize the rest Katherine Hammett Whatever your discipline, become a student of excellence in all things. Take every opportunity to observe people who manifest the qualities of mastery. These models of excellence will inspire you and guide you toward the fulfillment of your highest potential Michael Gelb and Tony Buzan Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way Booker T. Washington A total commitment is paramount to reaching the ultimate in performance Tom Flores Reality forms around your commitments. The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it

Max Steingart Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude Colin L. Powell Any man's life will be filled with constant and unexpected encouragement if he makes up his mind to do his level best each day Booker T. Washington The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential ... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence Eddie Robinson What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence Samuel Johnson Be great in act, as you have been in thought William Shakespeare Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing Harriet Braiker It takes less time to do things right than to explain why you did it wrong Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Champions keep playing until they get it right Billie Jean King How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment to improve the world Anne Frank The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential...these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence Eddie Robinson The starting point of all achievement is desire Napoleon Hill Excellence is an art won by training and habitation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but rather we have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then is not an act but a habit Aristotle

We succeed in enterprises which demand the positive qualities we possess, but we excel in those which can also make use of our defects Alexis de Tocqueville Always seek to excel yourself. Put yourself in competition with yourself each day. Each morning look back upon your work of yesterday and then try to beat it Charles M. Sheldon Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves Dale Carnegie It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it W. Somerset Maugham The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavour Vincent Lombardi There is nothing impossible to him who will try Alexander the Great Quality is not an act. It is a habit Aristotle My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment Oprah Winfrey He who cherishes a beautiful vision, a lofty ideal in his heart, will one day realize it. Dream lofty dreams and as you dream so shall you become James Allen The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur Vince Lombardi Personal development is your springboard to personal excellence. Ongoing, continuous, non-stop personal development literally assures you that there is no limit to what you can accomplish Brian Tracy

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire - you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away Denis Waitley Make your life a masterpiece; imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do. Brian Tracy Every memorable act in the history of the world is a triumph of enthusiasm. Nothing great was ever achieved without it because it gives any challenge or any occupation, no matter how frightening or difficult, a new meaning. Without enthusiasm you are doomed to a life of mediocrity but with it you can accomplish miracles Og Mandino Strive for perfection in everything. Take the best that exists and make it better. If it doesn't exist, create it. Accept nothing nearly right or good enough Henry Royce Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it Margaret Thatcher It's not necessarily the amount of time you spend at practice that counts; it's what you put into the practice Eric Lindros Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort John Ruskin Life is made up of little things. It is very rarely that an occasion is offered for doing a great deal at once. True greatness consists in being great in the little things Charles Simmons Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives Willa A. Foster The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach you full potential, these are the keys that will unlock the door of personal excellence Eddie Robinson Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well,

you can do a bigger thing well, too Joseph Storey Some people have greatness thrust upon them. Few have excellence thrust upon them, they achieve it. They do not achieve it unwittingly by doing what comes naturally and they don't stumble into it in the course of amusing themselves. All excellence involves discipline and tenacity of purpose John William Gardner Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together Vincent Van Gogh Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself William Faulkner Whatever your discipline, become a student of excellence in all things. Take every opportunity to observe people who manifest the qualities of mastery. These models of exc