Successful people know how to save time, they copy success, their egos does not need to reinvent the wheel, they want to be effective.
There is only one way for a business or person to become a huge success, that is by doing many things correctly. If you want become the best of the best, than you need to find success, then copy it.
When you have copied success and achieve the same level of success, that is when you can make the decision to improve on success.
China is a great example, there is very little innovation in China, but they are becoming a world power in business just by copying success formulas.
Save time, start by copying other successful people, try to learn from success.