“The only difference between Elite Entrepreneurs and those just getting started is the amount of time we stay stuck.”
Winning is all that matters. You only have to get to the top of the mountain once. How much time you spent falling down at the bottom beforehand doesn’t matter (other than the opportunity cost, I suppose.)
Q: How long did it take for Steve Jobs to get back on the horse after Apple fired him?
A: More than a few minutes. Also, who the fuck cares?!?
Being able to get yourself out of a rut is a good thing. But even the best of us end up there sometime.
Something to think about.