We tell this to our kids all the time: If you want to become good at something, it simply requires a lot of practice over a long period of time.
It’s the only recipe for expertise and mastery that I know.
These two know about this well:
And, it almost doesn’t matter what that “thing” is… it could be software programming or making noodles. Why this matters is because the world needs more folks who are experts at all of these things.
And, the level of enjoyment also increases with expertise and mastery – you can tell that these two love what they do and the world also needs more love in it, through the work that we do.