It seems clear that responses to the question of whether or not one saw oneself as a perfectionist
depended on how each participant defined perfectionism.
believes there is only one way of doing something--the exact way he would tackle it.
Unfortunately, neither did my perfectionist
Also, by promoting those with the most perfectionist
instincts you are indeed drumming home your point.
Dudley Moore was an actor, a comedian, and the husband to a perfectionist
wife: he left a promising career in jazz piano to become a comedian, then an actor--and his personal life was fraught with illness and trials.
Le Tigre is a band full of perfectionist
control freaks--and we like it that way--whereas Sarah and Brendan are really loose.
By contrast, critics on the left are likely to argue that minimalism is only useful as a defensive strategy, and that a perfectionist
strategy was necessary to achieve breakthrough successes in desegregation (Brown v.
From Zaha Hadid's impossibly fluid rooms with no corners, to Norman Foster's havens of perfectionist
serenity; from David Chipperfield's Zen-like visions of relaxation to Ron Arad's eclectic mixing of moods and materials, Puerta America is the ultimate in deluxe set dressing, bringing the gossamer wing world of superstar architecture to the modern, discerning traveller in one convenient package.
He's a perfectionist
and wanted to break his personal best of 47-2 set last year at the Southern Section Div.
Now however, as a writing assistant, I have learned how my own perfectionist
behavior can be detrimental to not only my own progress but also to the writer I am helping.
Q I'M a perfectionist
and I suspect this holds back my efforts to lose weight.
Once you start to realize that life can be better, if you're a perfectionist
you're dangerous," Smith says.