“Don’t be afraid of a challenge. Don’t be afraid of not being the best. When you routinely put yourself in situations where you aren’t the most skilled, you learn, you grow, and eventually you adapt.”
— Farnham Street, Getting Ahead By Being Inefficient
Not being able to do something does not invalidate everything you can already do.
There will always be someone who appears to do it easier, faster, better. At times you’re that person to someone else.
Learning as a shared journey is a recipe for discovery and intrigue, spiced with angst and frustration. Helping one another to not over-season, nor only pick out the cherries from the fruitcake, is part of it.