In a world of instant gratification, you can understand why it's hard for the younger generation to really understand the emotion and skill of patience. This short video helps put things into perspective.
Slow and steady wins the race... you're only competing with yourself.
Allocate the next 3 to 4 years of your life to try to execute on the thing that you want to do for the rest of your life.
Learn your craft, meet people that are your mentors, be patient and you will build a brilliant foundation to go on a be successful.