Something I’ve been realizing lately is just how important it is to keep working at the things you want to achieve and be good at.
I know it seems obvious, but it’s so easy to wait to feel inspired or good enough at something before making your move. I think I’ve waited far too long to start creating something, anything, even something that’s terrible or mediocre. But I need to just make something.
This article, Consistency Beats Talent, Luck, Good Intentions, and Even Quality, reminded me of the importance of buckling down. It was enjoyable to read. I hadn’t heard that Will Smith quote before so I found it:
What is it in your life that needs your focus and consistency?