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How to survive law school without losing your mind: Pefectionism & Procrastination

Resources for creating school - life balance

What is Perfectionism?

Perfectionism, in psychology, is a personality trait characterized by a person's striving for flawlessness and setting excessively high performance standards, accompanied by overly critical self-evaluations and concerns regarding others' evaluations.

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books

Quotations

If I waited for perfection... I would never write a word.

Margaret Atwood


Perfect is the enemy of good.

Voltaire

Better done than perfect.

Anonymous

Overcoming Perfectionism

Overcoming Procrastination

TEDTalk

Perfectionism holds us back. Here’s why.