From the ever brilliant Seth Godin:
Are you a bullfrog in a china shop?
They make a lot of noise but don't break anything.
They're annoying but not dangerous.
They create a swirl but no impact.
They don't ship.
I hate to say it, but, unfortunately, I have been, and still am a bullfrog. I have shipped on some things, but my greatest works, I have not yet to ship. BUTTTTT, in my defense, I'm working on the shipping part.
I don't know if I care about being dangerous...though I do understand it as a tool to turn heads/get attention/etc.
I would say I'm in the middle of the ocean, I've made a lot of progress, but, it won't matter if I don't reach the other shore.
Where are you?
PS - I think it's important to talk about failure and doubt AT LEAST as much as success and positive motivation and victory. I would say I fail 80-90% of the time....it's so strange to me that our society doesn't acknowledge that most wins are built on the experience gained from tons and tons of failure....at least the meaningful ones.