This phrase is used to emphasize how difficult it is to find something. However, searching for the needle is well worth the wait. It may take months or even years before you find the needle in the hay stack. There are going to be some times when you won’t want to search for the needle in the hay stack anymore. However, finding the needle is what makes the adventure great.
It’s easy to find ideas. Most ideas are like the hay: common, boring, and used up. When you find the needle in the hay, you are going to come up with extraordinary ideas. Sometimes, when you find a needle in the hay stack, you’ll encounter another needle as well. The unique ideas start to build up, and as you implement them, you’ll be able to reap the benefits.
We know that the needle is in the hay stack. However, we have to find it in order to see what it looks like and the results it can bring forth.