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101 Best Excellence Quotes To Inspire Success

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Striving to be the very best version of yourself can create amazing results.

It will help you to achieve all of your biggest goals in life.

If you strive for excellence every day you will continually edge closer to your goals.

Quotes about excellence can help inspire you to success.

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Top 10 Excellence Quotes

The excellent person manages himself. He will not allow the environment to manage him.

Rex Resurreccion
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Excellence in anything increases your potential in everything. Nothing with value comes without a price.

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Don’t wait for a huge platform before you give of your best performance.

Bernard Kelvin Clive
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The race for excellence has no finish line. Mohammed bin

Rashid Al Maktoum
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The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi
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Excellence must be achieved through the eyes of those who judge us; once achieved it can only be maintained with constant innovation.

Tom Collins
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Once you have experienced excellence you will never again be content with mediocrity.

Thomas S. Monson
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Life’s like a play: it’s not the length, but the excellence of the acting that matters.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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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.

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Excellence prospers in the absence of excuses.

Lorii Myers
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Be driven with purpose. Be relentless in your alignment with excellence. Pay no mind to the disimpassioned impotent haters. Steve Maraboli

We can never achieve and succeed without first making excellence second nature.

Jolene Church

Be a character of excellence, not excuses Janna Cachola

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If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less than excellent work. Thomas J Watson

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Do ordinary things extraordinarily well. Gregg Harris

These virtues are formed in man by his doing the actions … The good of man is a working of the soul in the way of excellence in a complete life.


Blossoming out through one’s comfort zone should be well meaning so as to achieve newer levels of excellence. Priyavrat Thareja

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I don’t settle in any other area of my life when it comes to excellence, so why should I lower my standards when it comes to boys? Adriana Trigiani

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We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started. Henry Ward Beecher

Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.

Pat Riley

Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort. Paul Meyer

The extent of your impact on the world depends on the size of your devotion to excellence. Robin Sharma

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The pursuit of excellence with unrestrained passion can lead to the accomplishment of wonders with unsurpassed joy. Aberjhani

A timely benefit, -though thing of little worth, the gift itself, -in excellence transcends the earth.


Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way. Booker T. Washington

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We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Steve Jobs

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Excellence is not a destination; it’s a continuous journey that never ends. Anonymous

Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude.

Ralph Marston

People simply feel better about themselves when they’re good at something. Stephen R. Covey

Aspire greatly; anything less than a commitment to excellence becomes an acceptance of mediocrity. Brian Tracy

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Excellence is perseverance in the presence of obstacles. Anonymous

Supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.

Sun Tzu

Demand excellence. Emmitt Smith

Time only gives one chance, if you lose it once, you can never get it back. Sunday Adelaja

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Excellence is not a gift, but a skill that takes practice. We do not act rightly because we are excellent in fact we achieve excellence by acting rightly. Plato

What is good is difficult, and what is difficult is rare.

Robert Farrar Capon

Its hard to be a diamond in a rhinestone world. Dolly Parton

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Your customers will always be people. Empathy and a smile is your revenue builder. Janna Cachola

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My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest. Charles Dickens

If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.

Charles R. Swindoll

Pursue excellence and success will follow. Rancho

Stay upbeat and keep your head held high. There is no end to the power of positive thinking. I AM looking forward to all the wealth, success, and abundance speeding my way! Ron Barrow

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If you truly expect to realize your dreams, abandon the need for blanket approval. If conforming to everyone’s expectations is the number one goal, you have sacrificed your uniqueness, and therefore your excellence. Hope Solo

If the ‘Journey of miles begins with a single step’ – that is prescribed to – ALIGN.

Priyavrat Thareja

A visionary is a leader of excellence who sees what others do not see, who achieves for now and plans for the future, who positively impacts different generations and raises up other visionaries. Onyi Anyado

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The secret of living a life of excellence is merely a matter of thinking thoughts of excellence. Really, it’s a matter of programming our minds with the kind of information that will set us free. Charles R. Swindoll

Excellence comes from within. ATGW

Excellence requires discomfort.

T. D. Jakes

5Bring your dreams to reality. Believe in yourself. You know you have what it takes to make your dreams come true. Start now and dedicate yourself for success. Shoot for the stars and make it happen. Mark F. LaMoure

Consistency always leads to excellence. Whatever you do in life always be consistent. Anonymous

Striving for excellence motivates you. Harriet Braiker

Motivational Excellence Quotes

I’ve always had that obsessive will to win and a commitment to excellence. Sumner Redstone

Our attitude to focus on excellence not only made us successful but also timelessly inspirational.

Kishore Bansal

Do you know great minds enjoy excellence, average minds love mediocrity and small minds adore comfort zones? Onyi Anyado

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The person who will end up enjoying success, is the one who planned for it and who knew why they are seeking to succeed. Archibald Marwizi

I do the very best I know how, the very best I can, and I mean to keep on doing so until the end. Abraham Lincoln

Excellence is in the details. Give attention to the details in everything you do and excellence will come.

Perry Sexton

If you want to achieve excellence, you must refuse to let anything stand in the way of your potential. Sai Pradeep

Anything worth doing, is worth doing right. Hunter S. Thompson

If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over? John Wooden

It’s better to do one thing well than ten things poorly.

Heather Hart

Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives – choice, not chance, determines your destiny. Aristotle

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If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way. Martin Luther King Jr.

Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. John Gardner

The future belongs to only those who would attain excellence in the field of their own choice.

Abhijit Naskar

Step out of the crowd of average people. Enter that game and change the values on the scoreboard. Israelmore Ayivor

Excellence is a direct result of an extra effort. Gift Gugu Mona

You have the ability to shine and make a mark in some field. Your job is to find your niche, excel and build a lasting legacy. Roopleen

Perfect may not always be pretty but excellence is always elegant.

Janna Cachola

Excellence is never an accident; it is the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, skillful execution and the vision to see obstacles as opportunities. Anonymous

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

Mediocrity will never do. You are capable of something better. Gordon B. Hinckley

Always give your best; today’s great work is tomorrow’s benchmark.

Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

The excellence is in the details. Gregory L. Sullivan

The less justified a man is in claiming excellence for his own self, the more ready is he to claim all excellence for his nation, his religion, his race or his holy cause. Eric Hoffer

Try to become not a man of success, but try rather become a man of value. Albert Einstein

Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident.

Abdul Kalam

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. Aristotle

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Moderation leads to Mediocrity, Intensity leads to Excellence. Suleman Abdullah

Excellence is pursuing and doing the best we can with the gifts and abilities God gives is. Anonymous

Virtue is excellence, something uncommonly great and beautiful, which rises far above what is vulgar and ordinary. Adam Smith

Inspirational Excellence Quotes

Don’t let the fact you haven’t done something before convince you that you can’t do it, or that it cannot be done perfectly the first time you try your hand at it. A.J. Darkholme

Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other, a matter of time.

Habeeb Akande

Some people insist that ‘mediocre’ is better than ‘best.’ They delight in clipping wings because they themselves can’t fly. They despise brains because they have none. Robert A. Heinlein

Happiness is the full use of one’s talents along lines of excellence. John F. Kennedy

Every job is a self-portrait of the person who did it. Autograph your work with excellence. Jessica Guidobono

If you don’t value excellence, you won’t achieve excellence.

Glenn C. Stewart

There are no shortcuts to excellence. Angela Duckworth

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Mediocre men work at their best; men seeking excellence strive to do better. Edwin Louis Cole

Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected. Steve Jobs

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.


People of excellence go the extra mile to do what’s right. Joel Osteen

The noblest search is the search for excellence. Anonymous

Excellence is the Result of Caring more than others think is Wise, Risking more than others think is Safe, Dreaming more than others think is Practical, and Expecting more than others think is Possible. Ronnie Oldham

Seeking excellence means choosing to forge your own sword to cut through the limitations of your life…

James A. Murphy

To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level, then you have to be unselfish. Stay reachable. Stay in touch. Don’t isolate. Michael Jordan

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A passive mindset manages to live with mediocre, but an active mindset leads to change until excellence results. Orrin Woodward

When you do the common things in an uncommon way, you’ll command the attention of the world. George Washington Carver

Do your best, and be a little better than you are.

Gordon B. Hinckley

I hope you will simply do what you can do in the best way you know. If you do so, you will witness miracles come to pass. Gordon B. Hinckley

Either find a way, or make one….You can bend but you can never break if you want to achieve excellence. Ziad K. Abdelnour

To Sum Up

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Last Updated on May 31, 2021 by TheGrowthReactor

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