An Olympic champion is made after years of sweat, and practice. Potential is not enough. For potential to be a winner, practice is needed. Without the hard work, and practice, success is not so easy. Success needs practice.
Some are gifted. But the best compliment to your gift is to practice. Then you become a winner on the world stage.
Practice is needed in every field. The greatest practice is needed how to master your emotions. How to feel at an emotional high all the time ! You need to connect with your inner self, and reach your soul to humanity. Even emotional mastery needs practice. After all, practice makes perfect.