Posts Tagged ‘perfect’

Good Plan

Posted: February 6, 2020 in Thought for the Day
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“A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.” -George S. Patton

Perfect Enemy

Posted: August 4, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“Perfect is the enemy of good.” -Voltaire

“The follow-through, the execution, is a thousand times more important than a ‘great idea’. In fact, if the execution is perfect, it sometimes barely matters what the idea is.” -Felix Dennis

“Economics deals with the real actions of real men. Its [laws] refer neither to ideal nor to perfect men, neither to the phantom of a fabulous economic man (homoeconomicus) nor to the statistical notion of an average man. . . . Man with all his weaknesses and limitations, every man as he lives and acts, is the subject matter of [economics].”
—Ludwig von Mises

Feel Ready?

Posted: August 14, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“You’ll never feel ready.  It’s okay to start before you’re perfect.” -Tim Sykes

“If all we needed was more information, then everyone would be a billionaire with perfect abs.” Derek Sivers

Perfect People

Posted: August 4, 2013 in Thought for the Day
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“Nobody is perfect.  It’s a lie to expect the people around you to be perfect.” –James Altucher