You only get one chance to be a beginner. When you’re new to something, all the pain is out in the open.
You stub your toes until they’re black and blue on things the veterans have all learned to avoid. This is both a curse and a gift. A curse because it’s hard to make progress when you’re constantly getting snagged. Frustration is high and defeat feels scarily near. GTD. 30 Days to a More Organized Life. How Beginner's Luck Works and How You Can Reproduce It Anytime (Even If You're Not a Beginner)