Think making it big is just one big step? It’s not. Scott Adams’ Dilbert has become a huge success, but it took a hell of a long time. Or, as he succintly puts it:
so it went, in ant-sized steps forward. Every pat on the back came with a kick in the nuts
That sums things up pretty well, for Adams and for anyone building on a dream: The Dilbert Blog: Champagne Moments.