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No-one’s born the best. In order to be the best you have to practise and train every day. Mike Tyson
Hi, I’m Robin Leach, and the Best is bullshit. Penn & Teller, Bullshit! s3e13: Best s3e13, Showtime 2005
The pursuit of the best is one of the biggest wastes of time there is. ibid.
Our pursuit of the best is not without consequences. ibid.
Fuck the best. ibid.
If you buy into the whole Best thing, you’re going to get fucked. ibid.
Being the best doesn’t always bring out the best in people. ibid.
Always to be best, and to be distinguished above the rest. Homer, The Iliad
We stop getting a big kick out of the things we already have. Dr Barry Schwartz
You’re the best, Joe. Midnight Cowboy 1969 starring John Voight & Dustin Hoffman & Sylvia Miles & John McGiver & Brenda Vaccaro & Barnard Hughes & Jennifer Salt et al, director John Schlesinger
Sometimes doing your best is not good enough. Sometimes you must do what is required. Winston S Churchill
The best is the enemy of good. Voltaire
The best or nothing at all. Gottlieb Daimler
The world of investing can be a jungle. Bulls. Bears. Danger at every turn. That’s why we are Stratton Oakmont pride ourselves on being the best. The Wolf of Wall Street 2013 starring Leonardo diCaprio & Jonah Hill & Margot Robbie & Matthew McConaughey & Kyle Chandler & Rob Reiner & Jonn Favreau & Jean Dujardin & Joanna Lumley & P J Byrne et al, director Martin Scorsese
I wouldn’t say I was the best manager in the business; but I was in the top one. Brian Clough
Argentina are the second best team in the world and there is no higher praise that that. Kevin Keegan
Mark Hughes at his very best: he loves to feel people right behind him. Kevin Keegan
One accusation you can’t throw at me is that I’ve always done my best. Alan Shearer