𝙸’𝚟𝚎 𝚋𝚎𝚎𝚗 𝚜𝚘 𝚋𝚞𝚜𝚢 𝚝𝚛𝚢𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚝𝚘 𝚋𝚎 𝚙𝚎𝚛𝚏𝚎𝚌𝚝. That sometimes my good intentions paralyze me with fear, causing me to stand still, to the point where I don’t deliver.
I can take the best photo and be so critical that I never post it. I can take myself out of a great idea but it means nothing until I execute.
Imagine your favorite song never being written, the entrepreneur never creating their brand, or the writer never turning in their 1st draft. Well that’s me, 𝙰𝚝 𝚝𝚒𝚖𝚎𝚜.
The fear of failure and seeking perfectionism has harmed me. That’s why balance is so important. I still want to be my best and give my best… while delivering who I am daily, unfiltered.
My Professor once told me this as I turned in my paper late for the second time, “Treasure, done is better than perfect, please just turn it in.” Fighting the urge to complete it and move on.
I’m learning, it hurts less each time I become more vulnerable. I’m learning that I’ll never know victory until I actually run my own race. I’m building confidence daily…
I’m so inspired by reading others blog posts, seeing that they’ve been writing for years, and several hundred posts later, they’re still going. It reminds me that I will not know what it feels like to achieve my goals until I take those steps DAILY. I am so grateful for the readers, I am grateful for the idea, and I am grateful for the writers and bloggers who have paved the way.
I am so happy and grateful for the lessons, this blog teaches me. Each day I express myself in a post, I feel light, bright, mellow and inspired.
Quotes for the Perfectionist