In the Sunday NYT’s PLAY magazine an interesting article written by Daniel Coyle about developing tennis prodigies yielded the following gem:
Deliberate practice means working on technique, seeking constant critical feedback and focusing ruthlessly on improving weakness.
'It feels like you are constantly stretching yourself into an uncomfortable are beyond what you can do.'
- K. Anders Ericsson, Professor of Psychology
I found this to be a very good summary of life in multimedia.