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The difference in men does not lie in the size of their hands, nor in the perfection of their bodies, but in this one sublime ability of concentration: to throw the weight in one blow, to live eternity in an hour. - Elbert Green Hubbard


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


Now nature is not at variance with art, nor art with nature; they being both the servants of his providence. Art is the perfection of nature. Were the world now as it was the sixth day, there were yet a chaos. Nature hath made one world, and art another. In brief, all things are artificial; for nature is the art of God. - Sir Thomas Browne


The gulls who scorn perfection for the sake of travel go nowhere, slowly. Those who put aside travel for the sake of perfection go anywhere, instantly. (Jonathan Livingston Seagull, 1970) - Richard David Bach


The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing. - Ferdinand Victor Eugene Delacroix


Civilization will not attain to its perfection until the last stone from the last church falls on the last priest. - Emile Zola


We must trust the perfection of the creation so far, as to believe that whatever curiosity the order of things has awakened in our minds, the order of things can satisfy. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


The pursuit of perfection often impedes improvement. - George F. Will


Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle. - Michelangelo