Examples from the Web for perfectionism
The root of our perfectionism—the chicken or the egg—is hardly the point.Face It—We Rubes Will Never Live Like Gwyneth and Jennifer Aniston|Rachel Bertsche|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was indeed “caught in the trap of his own perfectionism.”
Perfectionism becomes a sort of impossible perfectionism-plus.Are Female Long-Distance Runners More Prone To Suicidal Depression?|Emily de la Bruyere|February 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His friends warned that his “perfectionism” (his own word) would make him wacky.A Plot Against Living: J.F. Powers’s ‘Suitable Accommodations’|D. G. Myers|August 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But for a poignant and very enjoyable commentary on the grim perils of Vogue-inspired perfectionism, you could do no better.Feminist Flagellant: Liz Jones’s Surprising Brand of Tell-All|Emma Garman|July 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Perfectionism, no less than isolationism or imperialism or power politics, may obstruct the paths to international peace.State of the Union Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt|Franklin D. Roosevelt
Perfectionism: defining the term as referring to God's righteousness, and not self-righteousness.History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes
We know it is a doctrine of perfectionism, but it is not a practicable doctrine, in our opinion.
Their principles are perfectionism, communism and free love.
This is the application of perfectionism to politics, which was originally a religious notion.