Outstanding Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old outstanding quotes, outstanding sayings, and outstanding proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Sometimes, the most brilliant and intelligent minds do not shine in standardized tests because they do not have standardized minds.     

Diane Ravitch

Excellence is the target of champions and winners.     

Mark F. LaMoure

Outstanding long-term results are produced primarily by avoiding dumb decisions, rather than by making brilliant ones.     

Warren Buffett

The magic behind every outstanding performance is always found in the smallest of details.     

Gary Ryan

Brilliance of the brain must be admired more than beauty of the body.     

Amit Kalantri

The signs of outstanding leadership appear primarily among the followers.     

Max De Pree

A person with an outstanding attitude makes the best of it while he gets the worst of it.     

John C. Maxwell

Marvelous is the power which can be exercised, almost unconsciously, over a company, or an individual, or even upon a crowd by one person gifted with good temper, good digestion, good intellects, and good looks.     

Anthony Trollope

Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.     

Franklin P. Jones

Excellence is a high quality, that delivers success and achievement.     

Mark F. LaMoure

Outstanding people have one thing in common: An absolute sense of mission.     

Zig Ziglar

To be of good quality, you have to excuse yourself from the presence of shallow and callow minded individuals.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.     

Sam Walton

Excellent people are honored wherever they go.     

Anonymous

Excellence is the unlimited ability to improve the quality of what you have to offer.     

Rick Pitino

If you have excellent people, then you have to give them the power.     

Shiv Nadar

An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; A villain, like the beams of a balance, is always varying, upwards and downwards.     

John Locke

If you deliver excellence right now, that gives you the best shot at the best future you've got coming.     

Robert Forster

Outstanding leaders appeal to the hearts of their followers not their minds.     

Anonymous