Do you think you could ever be "world class" at something?

like really exceptional?

  • yes I could be exceptional at something if I tried real hard
  • no I’d only ever be averagely good
  • I’m already exceptional at something

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do you put off getting good at something by convincing yourself that there’s no need as you could always get amazing in future if you wanted to?

  • yes
  • no

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is the main impediment to your talent your inability to structure your time well?

  • yes
  • no

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do you look for internal or external validation in your skills?

  • internal
  • external
  • both or maybe dunno

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do you enjoy the process of getting better at a skill?

  • yes
  • no I just want to be good already

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when participating in a hobby or interest do you often feel like you should spend your time doing something else instead?

  • yes
  • no

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Pretty sure I was world class at getting pissed.

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Been teaching myself guitar for about a year having only ever played bass before and despite my partner pacifying me and saying she can see me improving I’m finding it very frustrating that I’m not already amazing at it

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A year is nothing. I’ve been playing for 32 years and I still suck at it

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wanking

Don’t let this demotivate you though!

Eating ass.

at this point, obviously not

actually picking up violin really quickly, maybe I’ll get world class at that in a bit

I’m world class at being me, and that’s the most important thing to be

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Procrastination

If there’s a category called “someone says a word and I tell you how many letters are in it as quickly as possible”, I might be in with a shout. It’s a pretty useless skill though.

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Biathlon