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The Battle Between Perfection and Happiness

The Battle Between Perfection and Happiness

Perfectionists refuse to accept any results short of perfection. These people are often high achievers. Just as often, they are not. The urge to be perfect can be a huge disadvantage. Most perfectionists are anything but happy. When your standards are unreasonably high, you’re unlikely to have many moments in your life when you’re satisfied and content. Perfectionists often admit that they are stressed, worried, and exhausted. It’s not easy trying to be perfect all of the […]

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13 Habits That Increase Patience

13 Habits That Increase Patience

Life is full of bumps in the road. Construction holds up traffic on your way to work. Your child loses their homework folder about once a month, and your boss blames you for a decision they made. Sometimes you can change your circumstances. More often, you’ll need to change your attitude so you can run into obstacles without losing your cool. Developing more patience will make your life run smoother. It’s like acquiring any other skill. You’ll […]

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