I’ve long told my clients that passion is one of the key components to becoming a successful writer. You can’t win this game if you stop writing. Rejections, slow sales, trouble finding the time to write, and the rest of the problems must be countered by your passion.
]Here’s a great quote from Bob Mayer that says the same thing:
One lesson I learned is for every 50 things you try, only one will happen. But you have to try the 50.