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The 12 Pitfalls of Perfection


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Often what stops us isn't "out there", it's our need for perfection. If you don't have what you want in life - in any area of life - it could be because you are knowingly or unknowingly striving for perfection.

So which of these 12 Pitfalls trip you up?

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The 12 Pitfalls of Perfection

  1. 1. The 12 Pitfalls of Perfection:
  2. 2. Perfection isn't possible.
  3. 3. Perfection is a waste of time.
  4. 4. Perfection is often a sign of insecurity.
  5. 5. Perfection leads to procrastination.
  6. 6. Perfection is unhealthy.
  7. 7. Perfection causes others to leave
  8. 8. Perfection leads to frustration.
  9. 9. Perfection is an enemy of success.
  10. 10. Perfection is the desire to avoid failure.
  11. 11. Perfection leads to unreasonable expectations.
  12. 12. Perfection can breed anger.
  13. 13. Perfection snuffs out happiness.
  14. 14. When you really look at the cost, perfection ain't so perfect after all.
  15. 15. Our very existence is one of the never-to-be-repeated ways God has chosen to express himself in space and time. Brennan Maning, Ruthless Trust
  16. 16. Hmmmm… perhaps perfection does exist… right now… in you… as you are.