Aim for success, not perfection

Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life." ~Dr. David M. Burns 880 total views, 0 views today Originally posted 2013-05-02 22:53:14.

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Are you making progress?

Epictetus was a Greek Stoic philosopher who lived int he 1st and 2nd Century AD . This idea is a fresh and relevant today as it was 2, 000 years …

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Task perfection vs. self-perfection

Posted by Rex Alexander on Mon 9 Jul 18 in Acceptance, Perfectionism, Rating, Task Perfection vs. Self Perfection, ULA, UOA, USA |

  Many confuse the REBT idea of Unconditional Self-acceptance (USA) with being cavalier unconcerned about how well they perform, and fear that embracing might cause them to lose their edge in a competitive, results-oriented society, possibly losing their work ethic and slipping into a passive, dysfunctional lifestyle. While this concern is understandable, it is unfounded. […]

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Will Unconditional Self Acceptance make me lose my edge?

Sean B. in Florida writes: Rex.  I think I understand the idea of unconditional self acceptance, in theory at least. But I am afraid that adopting it will cause me to lose my edge and stop striving for excellence in my career.  If I accept myself unconditionally, then do I have to accept it if I […]

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Task perfection vs. self-perfection.

Posted by Rex Alexander on Wed 6 Dec 17 in David Burns, Demanding, Perfectionism, Task Perfection vs. Self Perfection |

  Dare to be average! 1,226 total views, 0 views today Originally posted 2016-08-22 20:50:01.

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