“The thing that is really hard, and really amazing, is giving up on being perfect and beginning the work of becoming yourself.” ~ Anna Quindlen
I love this quote because it reminds me of the real cost of trying to perfect – missing out on being yourself.
If you struggle with perfectionism, these posts have some strategies that can help:
- Getting Organized Quick Tip: How To Short-Circuit Perfectionism and Procrastination
- 3 Great Reasons To Start Today
- Declutter Your Thinking Habits
- How to Flick the Organizing Switch from Procrastination to Action
Perfectionism is not easy to overcome – I’ve fought those demons my whole life!
But reminding yourself that there’s a unique person inside you that can only be expressed when there’s room to be imperfect can be a powerful first step.
Let’s take it!