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Engrave this Quote A man trying to sell a blind horse always praises its feet.
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-Proverb
Engrave this Quote All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy.
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-Scott Alexander
Engrave this Quote Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best.
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-Max Beerbohm
Engrave this Quote When small men attempt great enterprises, they always end by reducing them to the level of their mediocrity.
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-Napoleon Bonaparte
Engrave this Quote There are certain things in which mediocrity is intolerable: poetry, music, painting, public eloquence. What torture it is to hear a frigid speech being pompously declaimed, or second-rate verse spoken with all a bad poet's bombast!
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-Jean De La Bruyere
Engrave this Quote The world is a republic of mediocrities, and always was.
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-Thomas Carlyle
Engrave this Quote Averageness is a quality we must put up with. Men march toward civilization in column formation, and by the time the van has learned to admire the masters the rear is drawing reluctantly away from the totem pole.
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-Frank Moore Colby
Engrave this Quote Mediocrity requires aloofness to preserve its dignity.
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-Charles G. Dawes
Engrave this Quote Mediocrity can talk, but it is for genius to observe.
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-Benjamin Disraeli
Engrave this Quote Little things affect little minds.
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-Benjamin Disraeli
Engrave this Quote Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
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-Albert Einstein
Engrave this Quote Only the mediocre are always at their best.
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-Jean Giraudoux
Engrave this Quote Good behavior is the last refuge of mediocrity.
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-Henry S. Haskins
Engrave this Quote Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them. With Major Major it had been all three.
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-Joseph Heller
Engrave this Quote The real antichrist is he who turns the wine of an original idea into the water of mediocrity.
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-Eric Hoffer
Engrave this Quote In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.
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-Robert G. Ingersoll
Engrave this Quote It is mediocrity which makes laws and sets mantraps and spring-guns in the realm of free song, saying thus far shalt thou go and no further.
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-James Russell Lowell
Engrave this Quote The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.
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-John Stuart Mill
Engrave this Quote The world's made up of individuals who don't want to be heroes.
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-Brian Moore
Engrave this Quote If you hire mediocre people, they will hire mediocre people.
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-Tom Murphy
Engrave this Quote Nothing is as approved as mediocrity, the majority has established it and it fixes it fangs on whatever gets beyond it either way.
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-Blaise Pascal
Engrave this Quote Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
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-Jim Rohn
Engrave this Quote They are good furniture pictures, unworthy of praise, and undeserving of blame.
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-John Ruskin
Engrave this Quote Mediocrity is self-inflicted and genius is self-bestowed.
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-Walter Russell
Engrave this Quote 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.
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-Harriet Beecher Stowe

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