The only thing standing between you-as-amateur and you-as-expert is dedication. All that talk about prodigies? We could all be prodigies (or nearly so) if we just put in the time and focused. At least that's what the brain guys are saying. Best of all--it's almost never too late.
An inspiring post from "Creating Passionate Users" blog , Â How to be an expert declares that Any one can become an expert if we just put in the time and focus on what we want to become. And its never too late to do so. So, no excuse for not being an expert at any point of time in your life.