Why Perfectionism Is So Dangerous

The Ugly Truth About Our Most Cherished “Flaw”

Antonio Rengel
Jul 31, 2021 · 4 min read
Photo by Andre Mouton on Unsplash

In today’s type A society, “the perfectionist” is a lauded title. Often one step removed from genius. A fraternal twin to the savant.

The perfectionist is a rare breed of person. He is the innovator with the tenacity to see an idea through to its most complete form. She is the artist who is ceaseless to…