To make a cake, some eggs must break. Oftentimes flour spills, ingredients litter the counters, measuring cups and spoons become coated in residue, the bowls and pans need washing — the process can look a little messy.
And so it is with the initial stages of any creation — the process can look a little messy. But we must ignore our tendency to be repulsed, and realize that remarkable works of art form from messes. We must envision the final product, not get stuck on the spills it takes to get there.