Perfectionism is self-defeating. Not just because because it’s impossible, but because it is actually the block on the overall goal … the block to getting better. Our work is not to produce perfection, but to continually improve the process of making stuff. Of course, there are one-shot opportunities (e.g. marriage proposals), but there is still an upside to measure against… and in reality few things are really just one-shot.
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