Whenever people say that they are “perfectionists” I can’t help but wonder why they tell me instead of showing me?
Category - words
“We should improve company morale!”
“I must complete these project deliverables!”
“Should and must.”
Whenever I hear these insipid words I immediately lose interest.
That’s when my mind starts to wander and I envisage the whale-shaped rocket en route to Saturn.
“It sure sounds like a fun thing any Space Administration should accomplish?
“Should and must” are two of the most devious words in our vocabulary.
They gently move us into a comfort zone where we feel we did something.