experience quotes

The position that I take partly as a result of living in Asia is where you stop living according to your expectations and you become available to experience things as they are.Martha Beck

This experience actually means the very opposite: the largest military power was unable to stop such a sensitive attack and will be unable to rule out such a possibility in the future. Precisely this is the background to the United States' military interventions.Ulrich Beck

Books have always helped me make sense of things. With any life experience, you can find someone who has documented it in a poetic way.Kate Beckinsale

I like to do a movie, to be on it 8, 10 weeks. It evolves as you're working on it. Little things come to you every day. It's a slow process, and when you have to pack it into a short period of time, which you do for television, the experience is not one that I cherish. So if it's going to be television, it's really got to be the right thing.Bonnie Bedelia

I wanted to write about relationships. But I didn't feel I had the experience to sing about them in a deep way. Studying psychology helped me out in terms of my understanding. I still look through my old textbooks when I'm in need of inspiration.Natasha Bedingfield

Recommend virtue to your children; it alone, not money, can make them happy. I speak from experience.Ludwig van Beethoven

I just write the sort of book that I would enjoy reading myself, a book that is both scholarly and recreates the experience of people at that time.Antony Beevor

It's wonderful when music is intellectually stimulating. But ultimately it has to be a visceral experience.Maya Beiser

I also have experience working with American producer Roger Corman who knows a lot of secrets in making movies look bigger than their budget.Timur Bekmambetov

Filmmaking is a huge privilege; it's not brain surgery. It's art, and art is supposed to be an enjoyable process, and it is an enjoyable experience for me.Lake Bell

My experience as a pastor is lots of people have really toxic, dangerous, psychologically devastating images of God in their head, images of a God who's not good.Rob Bell

'Saw' has been a unique experience in that I've had the opportunity to work with some really great artists, and everyone has contributed in so many different ways, in all of the different departments of a film crew.Tobin Bell

Memory is not an instrument for exploring the past but its theatre. It is the medium of past experience, as the ground is the medium in which dead cities lie interred.Walter Benjamin

Boredom is the dream bird that hatches the egg of experience. A rustling in the leaves drives him away.Walter Benjamin

There can be no knowledge without emotion. We may be aware of a truth, yet until we have felt its force, it is not ours. To the cognition of the brain must be added the experience of the soul.Arnold Bennett

If you want plenty of experience in dealing with difficult people, then have kids.Bo Bennett

When I'm writing, I'm constantly thinking about myself, because it's the only experience I have to draw on. And I don't see an exact reflection of myself in every face in the audience, but I know that my songs have validity to them, and that's why the fans are there.Chester Bennington

What first caught my eye about Rihanna was an interview she did with Diane Sawyer after the Chris Brown incident, where she was very articulate, very poised, obviously a smart girl who talked about a very traumatic experience.Peter Berg

As children, our imaginations are vibrant, and our hearts are open. We believe that the bad guy always loses and that the tooth fairy sneaks into our rooms at night to put money under our pillow. Everything amazes us, and we think anything is possible. We continuously experience life with a sense of newness and unbridled curiosity.Yehuda Berg

It's exciting that you've got an entire season to experience 24 hours of highly dramatically charged human experience. It allows for the close inspection of minutiae in behaviour.Xander Berkeley