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Well Done Quotes

We’ve collected the best Well Done Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Kit Harington, Arsene Wenger, Mark Cavendish, Kathleen Troia McFarland, Kate Smith. Use them as an inspiration.

‘How to Train Your Dragon,’ the first one, was a film I’d seen prior to being approached for the sequel. I don’t often watch family animated movies, but it’s one that I loved and thought was really well done: beautifully crafted storytelling.
Football is an art, like dancing is an art – but only when it’s well done does it become an art.
I used to walk down a street and nobody would notice me. Now, I get stopped all the time; people saying, ‘well done’. It makes me really, really proud to have done my bit to help make cycling a little bit more popular.
Whatever the final outcome in Iraq, our men and women in uniform should stand tall with pride for a job well done. It was our political leaders – of both parties and both presidencies – who failed us.
If rock-and-roll is well done, there’s nothing so terribly wrong with that kind of music. But the lyrics are another story.
The dogs did bark, the children screamed, Up flew the windows all; And every soul bawled out, Well done! As loud as he could bawl.
You see people with a room full of their career achievements. Brilliant. Well done. That’s just not something I do. They’re in a bin bag in my mum and dad‘s loft.
To me, I think justice is part of forgiving, if it is well done with love.
Immaculee Ilibagiza
I’m funny with food, even if it’s vegan. I like it well well, well, well done. I don’t want anything there that reminds me of blood. I get mine extra well done. That way, when I look at it, I’m like, ‘Okay, cool.’
The worst mistake a boss can make is not to say ‘well done’.
John Ashcroft
What I treasure the most is people coming up to me in the elevator and saying, ‘You really did a great job’: neighbours who congratulate for a job well done or little fans who hug me and say they want to be like me.
If I said to most of the people who auditioned, ‘Good job, awesome, well done,’ it would have made me actually look and feel ridiculous. It’s quite obvious most of the people who turned up for this audition were hopeless.
Well done is better than well said.
My dad speaks a lot of sense and keeps me grounded. He’ll watch me play and, if I’ve done well, he’ll have a quiet word with me and say, ‘Well done.’ If I’ve had a not-so-good game, he’ll let me know about it.
‘Up’ was the best. The first 10 minutes of that movie made me weep. It was so well done… even if that montage was all I’d seen, just as a short film, that was great. That was my favorite thing of the year.
Charlyne Yi
Television: A medium. So called because it’s neither rare nor well done.
Ernie Kovacs
Money is always an indicator of a job well done.
I know people watch our movies and they’ll see a lot of images – they call it gross-out – that they don’t like, and I understand that. It’s an important movie and one that’s extremely well done, but the amount of violent imagery was not for me.
Bobby Farrelly
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
When you‘re in the supermarket, you can usually tell straight away when someone recognises you, or they will come up to me and say, ‘Well done,’ or things like that. So it’s nothing sinister or nothing super-crazy.
Sergio Leone’s ‘Once Upon a Time in America’ is a brilliant movie. It’s about four hours long, but it’s so well done.
Erik Estrada
To be honest, the biggest reason I write music and became a musician was to create the amount of joy that I felt about music to anyone else. To me, that’s a job well done.
What is once well done is done forever.
If we lose and someone is better than us then we accept it. Handshake after the game and well done and focus on the next game. But if we lose and don’t play the style of football we want to play then we know it’s our fault and we can do it better.
It may not be possible to get rare roast beef but if you’re willing to settle for well done, ask them to hold the sweetened library paste that passes for gravy.
Marian Burros
All I can say is I’ve been lucky with my body. Well done, little body. I praise it and say, ‘You’re very good.’
I think the reason why a lot of the Spanish films do so well, and are so well done, is because the public really respects it and wants it.
Paula Garces
I loved ‘Moneyball,’ I thought that was a great Hollywood movie. I like baseball, but I don’t know that you have to like baseball to like that. I thought it was really well done.
‘Beatrice Cenci’ was an amazing film. If it were released today it’d win Best Picture. It’s so well done, it’s so contemporary, and the filmmaking is so smart.
To say, ‘well done’ to any bit of good work is to take hold of the powers which have made the effort and strengthen them beyond our knowledge.
It’s not a science when you are judging art, but we’d be remiss to say you can’t look at something and say, ‘This is more well done than that.’
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
I suppose if you’ve never bitten your nails, there isn’t any way to explain the habit. It’s not enjoyable, really, but there is a certain satisfaction – pride in a job well done.
When we are at the worst times of our lives, when we are battling with something, or struggles, whatever it may be, when we are at our highest point as well, when things are going really well, we want somebody to comfort us and be there for us and to say, ‘Well done.’ That’s Jesus!
It’s good to test yourself and develop your talents and ambitions as fully as you can and achieve greater success; but I think success is the feeling you get from a job well done, and the key thing is to do the work.
What I love about ‘Game of Thrones’ is that the positioning of the music is so well done, because it’s not overdone. When the music cuts in, it really has something to say.
It’s well done if you can do a part and not have the acting show.
James Stewart
Whatever the final outcome in Iraq, our men and women in uniform should stand tall with pride for a job well done. It was our political leaders – of both parties and both presidencies – who failed us.
One of the first pieces of advice I was ever given, on my first job was, ‘You should always buy something to treat yourself to say, ‘Well done for getting the job!’
As a company dedicated to creating fun and affordable toys for children, everyone at Ty is proud to play a small part in helping children in need have a happy holiday. We are proud to be associated with Toys for Tots and congratulate our Marines for a job well done.
Ty Warner
Unraveling the threads of a good game story is like solving a well-crafted puzzle. After a lengthy, sometimes difficult journey, the pieces click into place, and you’re rewarded with the satisfying payoff of a job well done.
With ‘The Exorcist,’ a lot of things went into it. I hadn’t seen the show until they asked me, and then I checked the show out and thought it was very well done.
You know that the world is a better place when people can come up to a severely disabled person and say: ‘Well done. You are an inspiration.’
A thing well done is worth doing.
Hugh Leonard
Well done is better than well said.
Before ‘Final Fantasy VII,’ I would have told you that I had zero interest in RPGs with turn-based combat. But that game was so well done, I didn’t care what genre it was. Any genre can be done poorly or done well.
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
I met Hugh Jackman, and I was like, ‘I love your movies!’ And, of course, he asked, ‘Which one?’ A reasonable question, but I blanked completely. In that moment, I couldn’t remember a single film that Hugh Jackman had done. So I copped out. ‘The recent one!’ And that was one of his biggest disasters. Well done, me.
The fake news is – I mean, as a tool of warfare – has been there for decades and decades and decades. It was never very well done until, really, the Ukraine, though I would say that the Russians used to complain about fake things to say the State Department.
I am a movie fan across the board, though, so if a movie is well done then I love it and it does not really matter what the genre is.
Tania Raymonde
I saw an adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s ‘Fanny and Alexander‘ at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen. The story is just legendary for us Danes, and it was really well done.
Sidse Babett Knudsen
My very first job was working on a TV show that was a prestigious TV show and well done – was called ‘Family.’
My legacy doesn’t matter. It isn’t important that I be remembered. It’s important that when I stand before the Lord, he says, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant.’ I want to finish strong.
I’m not a fan of any genre but am a fan of movies that are intelligent and/or funny. That goes across all genres: a horror movie, a zombie movie, alien invaders, chick flick, or raunchy comedy. If it’s well done, I’m a fan.
I don’t mind it when people come up to me and say, ‘Well done.’ That’s lovely. The bit that’s weird is stuff like… I’ve had a load of eBay people hounding me. Just sort of getting you to sign stuff which they can then sell.
For all that Zidane has done for the national team, you have to say ‘Thank you and well done.’
Television is a medium because anything well done is rare.
The pinnacle of the fulfillment I can ever experience for my spirit and soul is to hear from the Lord, when I see Him face to face, ‘Well done my good and faithful servant.’
At Manhattan GMAT, I had done my best to create a positive work environment and culture, and I further believed in rewarding people financially at or above the market rate for a job well done.
I’m not someone that loves dialogue – I am someone that loves movement. Action, if it’s well done, can be very poetic and meaningful.
If you’re lucky enough to get into a Premier League or Championship team straight away, well done to you, but I feel really grateful for the experience that I had at the lower end.
I’m hopeful that at the end of my life, someone like Frederick Douglass would look at my life and say, ‘Well done: you’ve proven yourself to be worthy of the legacy we left you.’
I like a good suspense thriller when it’s smart and well done like ‘Armed Response‘ is.
I love positivity. I’m always saying, ‘Well done’ – maybe too often, in fact.
The year 2014 was a big year for my taste buds. They really stepped up their game. Like, I got into red wine, coffee and sushi for the first time. Well done, George.
If you be faithful, you will have that honor that comes from God: his Spirit will say in your hearts, Well done, good and faithful servants.
When we overestimate the benefits of exercise, underestimate how many calories we eat, and overcompensate for a job well done, exercise is really a false protection from fattening food.
The best encouragement is when your films run and people who watch it say ‘Well done.’
Any job very well done that has been carried out by a person who is fully dedicated is always a source of inspiration.
I think ‘Crouching Tiger‘ is a genre of its own, and it’s extremely well done, and God bless them for it.
Such discussions help us very little to enjoy what has been well done in art or poetry, to discriminate between what is more and what is less excellent in them, or to use words like beauty, excellence, art, poetry, with a more precise meaning than they would otherwise have.
Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes’ was really well done.
Things have a way of being richer in the end, a product better made, for the circuitous route we take to include all the elements that are necessary for a job well done.
I love all of my books. They were labors of love; I was striving to create something well done, and I do feel I succeeded.
Lynn Flewelling
I’m not someone that loves dialogue – I am someone that loves movement. Action, if it’s well done, can be very poetic and meaningful.
‘The Flashcomics are visually amazing and so well done. I wish I had been introduced to them when I was growing up.
Even as exuberant as my style is and as over the top as I may be, I can appreciate a classic when it’s really well done.
And that movie was underratedNuts – because it deals with a terrible subject, but It’s very well done.
American Graffiti’ stayed in my mind, but I don’t think to this day I’ve done a film that captured that same level of melancholy. It was so well done. Talking about it has given me the idea I might try harder to make that melancholy film!
TV – a clever contraction derived from the words Terrible Vaudeville. However, it is our latest medium – we call it a medium because nothing’s well done.
Goodman Ace