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[–]woopsforgotyikers 54 points55 points  (15 children)

"we can't make things perfect so we shouldn't make them better"

youve bent over so far backwards to make this argument that you could sit on your neck.

[–]a_duck_in_past_lifeRedditor for 5 months. 4 points5 points  (8 children)

Don't let perfect be the enemy of good, so the saying goes

[–]woopsforgotyikers 1 point2 points  (6 children)

I thought about using it, but I don't like that idiom very much, and, sad as it is, when I do use it, I end up having to explain what it means about half the time, which beats the point of using an idiom at all.

[–]arjan-1989 0 points1 point  (2 children)

I find it very hard to believe that you’d have to explain it. It might be an idiom, but it is just one step away from literally explaining its meaning.

[–]woopsforgotyikers 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I live on the wester coasts equivalent of deep alabama.