7 great quotes about the power and peril of perfectionism

"Perfectionism is very addictive because it is very seductive. It’s so great to think ‘There’s a way I can do things where I can never be held in judgment by other people, that I can totally escape criticism.’ But it doesn’t work." Brené Brown, The Power of Vulnerability "Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor, the… Continue reading 7 great quotes about the power and peril of perfectionism

Perfection

Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing. - Harriet Braiker I don't think I've always realized that there's a difference between these two things. Part of my brain still almost refuses to accept that there is a difference. Surely, brain says, surely the only real excellence is to be perfect? But... no.… Continue reading Perfection