decorate your own soul, instead of waiting
for someone to bring you flowers.” —Jorge Luis Borges (via Swanfeather Songs)
i was making a lot of mistakes and then my archery instructor said:
“you make mistakes because you’re focusing on the target and not on your actions”
and i was like woah
thanks for giving me the best life advice i’ve ever gotten
……is this the 21st century version of “zen in the art of archery”?
Surprisingly, perfectionists are often procrastinators, as they can tend to think “I don’t have the right skills or resources to do this perfectly now, so I won’t do it at all.”