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FirstYearWorstYear

An encouraging thought (adapted from a comment by Larry Gassen about ultramarathon running):

Your first year is the worst possible indication of how you'll do in the long term. Your second year is the second-worst --- and so forth.

Precisely the same rule applies to education, writing a journal, learning a musical instrument, marriage, ...

(see also TenThousandHours (20 Sep 2001), ... )


TopicRunning - TopicLife - Datetag20040625


(correlates: NameThatTune, AndThenTheVultureEatsYou, LatentJoy, ...)