Not trying to be perfect

Yes. Good timing too. I heard the phrase Progress not perfection yesterday. My new mantra! ✔️


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Wholeness does not mean perfection: it means embracing brokenness as an integral part of life. Knowing this gives me hope that human wholeness — mine, yours, ours — need not be a utopian dream, if we can use devastation as a seedbed for new life.

Parker Palmer

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2 thoughts on “Not trying to be perfect

  1. I subscribe to this website as well, we have so many interests in common!

    It is a great quote, I expend far to much energy on fighting for things to be done ‘properly’ or for ‘justice’ but accepting that things aren’t perfect feels so much lighter.

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