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Just like that, I started the steady slide into a vortex of self-denial, compulsiveness, and perfectionism while withering into a wisp of my former self, both physically and emotionally.How Nature Helped Me Recover from an Eating Disorder|Kate Siber|March 25, 2021|Outside Online
There are other factors ready to sabotage good intentions, too, such as perfectionism and a dissonance between words and actions, Pychyl said.My nest is empty, but the stuff remains. Why is decluttering so emotionally fraught?|Bonnie Miller Rubin|March 4, 2021|Washington Post
Studies find that self-criticism and perfectionism provide strong fuel for depression.How to keep your sadness from turning into depression|Jelena Kecmanovic|November 29, 2020|Washington Post
The root of our perfectionism—the chicken or the egg—is hardly the point.
Recent research has shown perfectionism to be an issue of genetics.
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
It passes over, in the insane pride of human perfectionism, the great fact that man is also a naturally depraved creature.A Defence of Virginia|Robert L. Dabney
Their principles are perfectionism, communism and free love.
Perfectionism, the doctrine that moral perfection is by divine grace attainable in the present life.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
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
This is the application of perfectionism to politics, which was originally a religious notion.Abolition a Sedition|Geo. W. Donohue