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The Worship of Mediocrity.

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It is the standing reproach of a democratic society that it is the purgatory of genius and the paradise of mediocrity.
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Avocado tops menu of mediocrity - Sydney Morning Herald

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Sydney Morning Herald Avocado tops menu of mediocrity Sydney Morning Herald As you age, one of life's great challenges is coming to terms with your mediocrity. When you're young, you can kid yourself recognition of your genius lies just ahead.
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Mediocrity is Better Than a Society with no Mercy

Mediocrity is Better Than a Society with no Mercy | mediocrity | Scoop.it
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In Praise of Mediocrity - Front Porch Republic

In Praise of Mediocrity - Front Porch Republic | mediocrity | Scoop.it
Dappled Things writer Karen Ullo has deepened our understanding of that truth in a new personal essay, where she reflects on the inevitably indirect and wayward, but no less real, ways a mediocre and forgettable artist can ...
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Continuous Improvement: Real Improvement Or Mediocrity? - Manufacturing Business Technology

Continuous Improvement: Real Improvement Or Mediocrity?
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Others may take some time to use the '5 why' or 'fish bone' problem solving process to obtain a solution.

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Manifest Against Mediocrity

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Come join the movement against mediocrity and pursue a life of greatness, abundance, and happiness. Step aside mediocrity, we've got it from here....
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"If you're comfortable with mediocrity, fine." – Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush

   

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Contentment with mediocrity inhibits goal fulfillment

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A mediocre input only guarantees a mediocre return, something I think people often forget.
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Why I Think Mediocrity Is Underestimated - Huffington Post (blog)

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Why I Think Mediocrity Is Underestimated Huffington Post (blog) Mediocrity is that quiet kid in school who demands very little but keeps getting beaten up by those bullies, ambition and achievement.
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Rae: All of us vulnerable to haunting seduction of mediocrity 0 - London Free Press

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London Free Press Rae: All of us vulnerable to haunting seduction of mediocrity 0 London Free Press Because I am of the female persuasion, often I think it's expected of me on International Women's Day, which is Saturday, that I write about the...
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The 7 Deadly Sins of Mediocrity in Street Photography — Eric Kim ...

The 7 Deadly Sins of Mediocrity in Street Photography — Eric Kim ... | mediocrity | Scoop.it
I think in order to create great photography– we need to avoid mediocrity. One thing I learned from the book is that the word mediocrity comes from the Latin words: “medius” (meaning middle) and “ocris” (meaning rugged ...
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Why Mediocrity Matters « The Dish

Why Mediocrity Matters « The Dish | mediocrity | Scoop.it
Mediocrity makes visible something about tradition that greatness can often obscure. It is one thing to say, for instance, that the West possesses a valuable tradition because, within it, we find a sampling of awesome geniuses, ...
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« People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity » Andrew Carnegie

         

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Derek Hunter - Celebrating Mediocrity At The Expense Of Merit

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Americans love sports, as evidenced by the fact that the Super Bowl last Sunday was the most watched television event in history.
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The Tyranny of Mediocrity - General Leadership

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“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”
Albert Einstein
     The dictionary aptly defines mediocrity as “moderate to inferior in quality.“  Derived from the French term of the same spelling, mediocre literally means “halfway up the mountain.” Insinuating how accepting mediocrity is to fail to achieve one’s objective or fall short of attaining one’s potential.  If I had only word to capture the essence of this definition I’d offer the term, settling.
Why am I so hard on mediocrity, you ask? Because mediocrity is the parent of accepting less than our best and the close cousin of relativism.… Read the rest
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Why Mediocre Stories Matter

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When considering the future of fiction, many speak somewhat disdainfully of “fan fiction” and other less original or artistic works. But Slate contributor H
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