“Focus on progress not perfection.”
Statement makes you sound like a whiny turd trying to justify half ass efforts. If you focused on perfecting something then progress will come.
Practice doesn’t make perfect, perfect practice does.
Get in the dog fight of – Focusing on results, focusing on perfecting, focusing on perusing excellence.
After all laziness is a habit and so is excellence, choose which one you develop carefully.
The work comes before the belief and belief builds confidence.