What I have achieved by industry and practice, anyone else with tolerable natural gift and ability can also achieve.
The difference between knowledge and skill is practice.
Practice is the best of all instructors
Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art.
If you want to become a musician you must practice. There is no other way. There are no shortcuts.
If you hit a wrong note, then make it right by what you play afterwards.
What a player does best, they should practice least. Practice is for problems.
I have often thought how strange it is that I can be sitting at the piano in my own living room completely alone and free to do anything I want and yet fall into some habitual and unsatisfying way of working.