The 10,000 hour rule

I wish I could have a million dollars tomorrow… and not have to work all that hard at it!

It’s not reality. Period. But we do tend to dream about such things especially in the Internet Age. I think this perspective from The Art of Manliness is a great reminder! What do you think?

In Malcolm Gladwell’s book Outliers, he posits that greatness comes through adherence to the “10,000 hour rule.” Pointing to people like the Beatles and Bill Gates, he argues that their success came from practicing their skills for 10,000 hours, not through some inherited genius.

via The Importance of Paying Your Dues | The Art of Manliness.