Quotes with tag:
Everything about mediocrity kills me.
As far as I’m concerned, it’s a damned shame that a field as potentially dynamic and vital as journalism should be overrun with dullards, bums, and hacks, hag-ridden with myopia, apathy, and complacence, and generally stuck in a bog of stagnant mediocrity.
If you’re an artist and you’re on Twitter, you are doomed to mediocrity.
I react very badly when mediocrity throws a tantrum of entitlement.
I could’ve just walked away but I never could have forgiven myself to allow Starbucks to drift into mediocrity or not be relevant. I just couldn’t be a bystander.
One would like to be grand and heroic, if one could; but if not, why try at all? One wants to be very something, very great, very heroic; or if not that, then at least very stylish and very fashionable. It is this everlasting mediocrity that bores me.
Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Go for the gold: better one great column and some undistinguished ones than constant mediocrity.
The world doesn’t need any more mediocrity or hedged bets.
There’s a lot of mediocrity being celebrated, and a lot of wonderful stuff being ignored or discouraged.
Competition is always a good thing. It forces us to do our best. A monopoly renders people complacent and satisfied with mediocrity.
Mediocrity is underrated.
The present reeks of mediocrity and the atom bomb.
My problem with unions is they breed mediocrity.
There is nothing in the world that I loathe more than group activity, that communal bath where the hairy and slippery mix in a multiplication of mediocrity.