Is life a slot machine?
Maybe you win if you just try over and over?
And like in entrepreneurship, there are a lot of things, where you only have to win once.
Reminds me of making incremental investments.
I find it helpful to see the world as a slot machine that doesn’t ask you to put money in. All it asks is your time, focus, and energy to pull the handle over and over. A normal slot machine that requires money will bankrupt any player in the long run. But the machine that has rare yet certain payoffs, and asks for no money up front, is a guaranteed winner if you have what it takes to keep yanking until you get lucky. In that environment, you can fail 99 percent of the time, while knowing success is guaranteed. All you need to do is stay in the game long enough.
-Scott Adams, How To Fail At Almost Everything And Still Win Big