Definitions: (1)
 possessing a quality, mark, or feature of admirable difference; that which makes or keeps an individual unique; (2) specially recognized or honored; eminent; superior; famous

Synonyms: discernment, notable, ranking

• All things will be clear and distinct to the man who does not hurry; haste is blind and improvident. — Titus Livius [aka: Livy] (59 bc–ad 17) Roman historian
• Every man and woman is born into the world to do something unique and something distinctive and if he or she does not do it, it will never be done. — Benjamin Elijah Mays (1894–1984) American minister & civil rights leader