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Renouncement: the heroism of mediocrity.
Abstinence
Natalie Clifford Barney

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Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.
Mediocrity
Sir Max Beerbohm

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A lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves a glorious success.
Perseverance
Ambrose Bierce

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Only mediocrity of enjoyment is allowed to man.
Enjoyment
Hugh Blair

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Media, the plural of mediocrity.
Media
Jimmy Breslin

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Focus on competition has always been a formula for mediocrity.
Competition
Daniel Burrus

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The tendency of democracies is, in all things, to mediocrity.
Democracy
James F. Cooper

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Mediocrity requires aloofness to preserve its dignity.
Mediocrity
Charles G. Dawes

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Mediocrity can talk, but it is for genius to observe.
Mediocrity
Benjamin Disraeli

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It is a wretched taste to be gratified with mediocrity when the excellent lies before us.
Excellence
Isaac Disraeli

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Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
Talent
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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Mediocrity in politics is not to be despised. Greatness is not needed.
Politicians and Politics
Hans Magnus Enzensberger

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Good behavior is the last refuge of mediocrity.
Mediocrity
Henry S. Haskins

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The real antichrist is he who turns the wine of an original idea into the water of mediocrity.
Mediocrity
Eric Hoffer

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In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.
Mediocrity
Robert Green Ingersoll

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Malice is only another name for mediocrity.
Malice
Patrick Kavanagh

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Only with absolute fearlessness can we slay the dragons of mediocrity that invade our gardens.
Fear
John Maynard Keynes

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The present reeks of mediocrity and the atom bomb.
Present
Rene Magritte

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There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Enthusiasm
Norman Vincent Peale

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Mediocrity is self-inflicted and genius is self-bestowed.
Mediocrity
Walter Russell

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Pride is a personal commitment. It is an attitude which separates excellence from mediocrity.
Pride
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