Shelley Berman’s grandfather came to America, and he was told that the streets were paved with gold. When he got to America he found out three things:
1. The streets were not paved with gold.
2. The streets were not paved.
3. He was going to be the guy paving them.
This sounds funny, and it is, but it’s also true. Anything you start is going to involve work. Most of the time there will be work that you never expected or could have planned for. So don’t be surprised when your dream isn’t always what you expected it would be. But it will always be what you make it.