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Origin of excellence
Examples from the Web for excellence
Since the arrival of Chorus Master Donald Palumbo, the Met chorus now commands that same level of excellence as the orchestra.
The committee awarded her the coveted “Rising Star Award” for both her exposure and excellence at such a young age.New York Fashion Week's Teen Sensation: Isabella Rose Taylor, 13, Stages A Sartorial Revolution|Justin Jones|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The great global cities rose as centers of industry and trade, while developing from there an excellence in related services.
The new renaissance in television would never have happened without this commitment to excellence.Five Lessons the Faltering Music Industry Could Learn From TV|Ted Gioia|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When they say strive for excellence, I guess they mean the presidency.Figure Skater Michelle Kwan Chases Gold in Rhode Island’s Gubernatorial Race|Nicholas McCarvel|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is no concern of the artist whether it be exceptional or of every-day occurrence; some kinds of excellence can never be common.Windows, A Book About Stained & Painted Glass|Lewis F. Day
To imitate finite excellence, is to aspire at excellence, even though but in part.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
Observe as much as ye please of excellence in what ye have done to the glory of God.The Autobiography of Madame Guyon|Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
And I asked him, your excellence, how it happened that travellers were sleeping in a coach-house instead of in a chamber.
The experience of Great Britain affords an illustrious comment on the excellence of the institution.The Federalist Papers|Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison
mid-14c., from Old French excellence, from Latin excellentia, from excellentem (see excellent).