Quotes: perfectionism

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  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
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    In a weird kind of way, music has afforded me an idealism and perfectionism that I could never attain as me.
  • Brene Brown
    Brene Brown
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    Many people think of perfectionism as striving to be your best, but it is not about self-improvement; it's about earning approval and acceptance.
  • Brene Brown
    Brene Brown
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    Perfectionism is not the same thing as striving to be our best. Perfectionism is not about healthy achievement and growth; it's a shield.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
    John Updike
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    Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being.
  • Anne Lamott
    Anne Lamott
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    Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor.
  • David M. Burns
    David M. Burns
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    Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism. Confronting your fears and allowing yourself the right to be human can, paradoxically, make you a far happier and more productive person.
  • Arianna Huffington
    Arianna Huffington
    Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman 1950-
    Arianna Huffington
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    The fastest way to break the cycle of perfectionism and become a fearless mother is to give up the idea of doing it perfectly - indeed to embrace uncertainty and imperfection.
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