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What are the best perfectionism quotes?

We've gathered this hand-picked list of quotes to show you what is perfectionism!

Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity Hannah Arendt, John Updike or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous perfectionism quote.

In order to go on living one must try to escape the death involved in perfectionism. — Hannah Arendt

Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being. — John Updike

In LA, where I live, it's all about perfectionism. Beauty is now defined by your bones sticking out of your decolletage. For that to be the standard is really perilous for women. — Alanis Morissette

Perfectionism becomes a badge of honor with you playing the part of the suffering hero. — David D. Burns

Many people think of perfectionism as striving to be your best, but it is not about self-improvement; it's about earning approval and acceptance. — Brene Brown

Perfectionism, no less than isolationism or imperialism or power politics, may obstruct the paths to international peace. Let us not forget that the retreat to isolationism a quarter of a century ago was started not by a direct attack against international cooperation but against the alleged imperfections of the peace. — Franklin D. Roosevelt

Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor. — Anne Lamott

Perfectionism is not a quest for the best. It is a pursuit of the worst in ourselves, the part that tells us that nothing we do will ever be good enough - that we should try again. — Julia Cameron