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Food for Thought: Perfection

Great reminders here! Thank you, Lauren.

Lauren Reyes-Grange, Digital Marketer

I stumbled upon this quote by Voltaire and it really resonated with me: “Don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good” .

So often our hunger for perfection makes us devalue what is right in front of us. It’s an easy trap to fall into since it takes barely any effort at all to compare ourselves to others. I’m guilty of this. All. The. Time.

In those moments of comparison or self-doubt, why not try switching it up and practice a little bit of old fashion gratitude? It’s pretty easy, just list out a minimum of five things that are going OK in your life. Don’t know where to start? Here’s my go-to list:

  • I live in the best city in the world: Toronto
  • My family is healthy and happy
  • I have a loving husband who is also my best friend
  • Our dog, Julius had a “no…

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6 thoughts on “Food for Thought: Perfection”

  1. This was enlightening and enriching. Thanks!

    You can also check out my post that relates to this via emmanuellove356165818.wordpress.com/2018/06/22/perfection-a-dangerous-idea/

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