“You mustn’t sacrifice everything to emotion, it’s all a question of balance.”
“Your hands must form the unbreakable habit of playing the notes so you can forget all about them and let it come from here, the heart.”
“Remember, once you’ve done it, nobody can ever take it away from you.”
"Normally, someone would have to go to a bowling alley to meet someone of your stature."
“They talk entirely for their own pleasure and they don’t expect you to listen. It’s the secret of social ease in this country.”