8 Empowering Quotes On Overcoming Perfectionism


Empowering Quotes On Overcoming Perfectionism

 

Research shows that perfectionism hampers success. Here are a few quotes to help us tame our need for perfection:

 

1. “Perfect is the enemy of done.” ― Catherine Carrigan

 

2. “Perfectionism is the smart person’s version of procrastination.” Adelle Ramcharan

 

3. “If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.” ― Leo Tolstoy

 

4. “But I am learning that perfection isn’t what matters. In fact, it’s the very thing that can destroy you if you let it.” ― Emily Giffin

 

5. “Perfectionism hampers success. In fact, it’s often the path to depression, anxiety, addiction, and life-paralysis.” ― Brené Brown

 

6. “Don’t aim for perfection. Aim for ‘better than yesterday’.” ― Izey Victoria Odiase

 

7. “Worst thing about being a perfectionist.. Everything you do might look amazing in someone else eyes but in your heart never truly satisfied.” ― Emmie Lee Dean

 

8. “Productivity is about looking forward. Looking back too much, or trying to be too much of a perfectionist, can destroy that productivity. So keep going. Keep creating. Keep building.” ― Audrey Moralez