Perfection is an Illusion

Myra Naito
3 min readMay 6, 2021

Perfection is an illusion. And yet countless people let it hold them back from their goals and dreams. It’s impossible to say why this drive for something that doesn’t exist took over our way of thinking. But from what I’ve learned in child development classes in college, it happens to almost all of us at right about the same age.

(Photo Credit: Yousuf Karsh. Library and Archives Canada, e010751643)

Case in point…ALL children draw once they’re able to hold a pen, pencil, crayon, etc. In…

Myra Naito

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