It took me ten years to achieve fluency in Latin. During that time, I also developed the ability to rise early, speak in public, invest in real estate, read in Greek, French, and Italian. I used to bemoan the fact that these skills took so long to develop. Not anymore.
Ever wonder why it takes so long to master something? Here’s why:
HOW TO UNLEASH YOUR HIDDEN CREATIVE GENIUS
by James Clear
THE AGE OF MOST NOBEL PRIZE WINNERS
A recent study tracked the ages of Nobel Prize winners, great inventors, and scientists. The researchers found that most groundbreaking work peaked during the late thirties — at least a full decade into any individual career. Even in the fields of science and math, creative breakthroughs often require ten years or more or work.