Sounds pretty impressive to me, for a change. We get a lot of kids posting here with pipedreams of being a pro who don't have a clue. Other guys could answer better, but in short: hard work, dedication, sacrifice, and some luck. It may work out, may not... but chances are it'll take more than you've ever dreamed to make it, and you gotta be realistic.
for some inspiration
I live my life one storm at a time.