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There are no Technology Challenges, Just People Challenges

A couple of fact and points. I don't consider myself the smartest person, or the fastest cyclist or the best photographer by any means. I consider myself having known just enough for what I need to do. If I wanted to be the smartest person in the world, I would need to keep learning, and learning but someone else would still be smarter than me, another example of people challenge.

That was an example of an external source. What about internally, with yourself? For this, I have another example. I started biking again 3 years ago. In the 3 years, I had set a goal to bike enough miles in a year. I remembered my first 40 mile ride. I was convinced I had what it took to ride it since I had done a 300 miles ride that summer. Well, by mile 30, I was completely winded. The guys I was riding with was WAY ahead of me. They didn't quite wait...