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Timothy Gallwey

"The rose is a rose from the time it is a seed to the time it dies. Within it, at all times, it contains its whole potential. It seems to be constantly in the process of change; yet at each state, at each moment, it is perfectly all right as it is.

TIMOTHY GALLWEY

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  1. In the beginning, it was easy. There was no pressure. There were no outside eyes. There were no expectations.
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  1. Release the desire to define yourself as good or bad.
  2. Release the attachment to any individual outcome.
  3. If you haven't reached a particular point yet, there is no need to judge yourself because of it.
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It is important to realize is that just because you are at Point A and someone else is at Point C that does not mean you are doing bad work.

In fact, there is no bad work or good work. Just as there is no such thing as a rose seed that is a bad rose bush.

Are self-doubt and judgment required for success? Do you have to be unhappy with your work to discover the drive to become better? Does judging ourselves make us any better?

  • I don't think it does.

When I find myself falling into the trap of judging...

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