We spend much of our time giving gold stars to people of whom we approve, who are doing the right thing and wearing the right clothes and believing the right beliefs. And we give grey dots to people who don't fit in, who are different, who make mistakes, who aren't as talented as everyone else.
God, on the other hand, is occupied with better things:
For a cool story book related to this, check out Max Lucado's book You are Special. (pics and summary).