I am here to tell you that the secret to success in your career comes down to three things: take risks, work hard, and get lucky.
Ten thousand hours of practice is required to achieve the level of mastery associated with being a world-class expert—in anything
Neurologist Daniel Levitin (as mentioned in Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers)
If you improve by 1 percent, you will get a significant increase when you put it all together.
Dave Brailsford, Great Britain cycling coach (as retold in James Clear’s Atomic Habits)
There’s a theme that runs through all of the above advice: Effort.