7 thoughts on “People Who Expect People to be Perfect”

    1. I used to do much the same. At one time, i had a perfectionist streak as long and broad as the Mississippi. I think what changed for me was that I gradually absorbed the truth that what we consider to be “perfect” is an arbitrary choice. Not an easy thing for me to see at first, but that is what became my “vaccine”.


  1. “One in all, all in One. If only this is realized, there is no worry about not being
    perfect.” The Third Patriarch of Zen [Seng ts’an] B

    “If thou shouldst say, “It is enough, I have reached perfection,” all is lost. It is the function of perfection to make one know one’s imperfection.” St. Augustine C

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