WORDS ON

OUR TENDENCY TO OBSESS OVER  NOT-HAVING

@DURMONSKI

"For me, and for many of us, our first waking thought of the day is 'I didn’t get enough sleep.'"

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Brené Brown | The Gifts of Imperfection

"The next one is 'I don’t have enough time.'"

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Brené Brown | The Gifts of Imperfection

"Whether true or not, that thought of not enough occurs to us automatically before we even think to question or examine it."

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Brené Brown | The Gifts of Imperfection

"We spend most of the hours and the days of our lives hearing, explaining, complaining, or worrying about what we don’t have enough of…"

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Brené Brown | The Gifts of Imperfection

"We don’t have enough exercise. We don’t have enough work. We don’t have enough profits. We don’t have enough wilderness. We don’t have enough weekends. Of course, we don’t have enough money—ever."

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Brené Brown | The Gifts of Imperfection

"Before we even sit up in bed, before our feet touch the floor, we’re already inadequate, already behind, already losing, already lacking something."

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Brené Brown | The Gifts of Imperfection

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