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Perfection is what American women expect to find in their husbands... but English women only hope to find in their butlers. - W. Somerset Maugham

The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form. - Stanely J. Randall

Striving to better, oft we mar what's well. - William Shakespeare

All excellent things are as difficult as they are rare. - Baruch (Benedict de) Spinoza

No one becomes perfect, but some become great. - Source Unknown

Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being. - John Updike

I have always suspected that correctness is the last refuge of those who have nothing to say. - Friedrich Wasiman

So much perfection argues rottenness somewhere. - Beatrice Potter Webb

The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth. - Oscar Wilde

Perfection is our goal, excellence will be tolerated. - J. Yahl

The intellect of man is forced to choose perfection of the life, or of the work, and if it take the second must refuse a heavenly mansion, raging in the dark. - William Butler Yeats

It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others. - Joseph Addison

Perfection consists not in doing extraordinary things, but in doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. - Angelique Arnauld

If a man should happen to reach perfection in this world, he would have to die immediately to enjoy himself. - Josh Billings

Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it. - William Ellery Channing

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. - Lord Chesterfield

The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is. - Dante (Alighieri)

Everything is perfect in the universe -- even your desire to improve it. - Wayne Dyer

You can spend a lifetime, and, if you're honest with yourself, never once was your work perfect. - Charlton Heston

The only nice thing about being imperfect is the joy it brings to others. - Doug Larson

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