Have you heard the African proverb “A beautiful thing is
never perfect.” I love this statement; there is so much
wisdom in so few words. Think about the things you love the
most. Are they perfect? Your spouse/significant
any of it perfect?
I would guess not. By nature human beings CAN’T be perfect.
Yes I used the word can’t. It’s impossible! God created us
to have flaws and be flawed.
a wonderful way to get the answers to these questions.
However right now I want you think about all the ways you
aren't perfect. Make a list if you want. It might be rather
long for you perfectionist! 🙂 Then I want you to burn that list. Yes burn it, because its
trash! Write a new list with all the beautiful things about
you and your life. Everyday I want you to acknowledge and
celebrate one of those beautiful things on your list.
Embrace your imperfections.
I realized I had some perfectionist tendencies that were
hurting my business. Because I wanted everything to be
perfect, there were several things I simply did not do.
For example for years, I've wanted to write books and
because I’m not the best writer, I didn't do it. And now I’m
so glad I did!
Everyday I get testimonials from people just like you
telling me how much my little E-book “Power” and my daily
messages have helped them. Who cares about being perfect,
when people actually love what I do and I love doing it!?!
Can you relate?
Instead of trying to be impossibly perfect, focus on being