experience quotes

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

But very often in politics we have the experience called up from my father when someone was trying to help him in the campaign: I can take care of my enemies, may the Good Lord save me from my friends.Robert Foster 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

Experience is what you have after you've forgotten her name.Milton Berle

The link between my experience as an entrepreneur and that of a politician is all in one word: freedom.Silvio Berlusconi

Fatherhood is everything I wanted it to be and more. It's an unbelievable experience.Rodger Berman

When it comes to Fashion Week, I'm over the too-cool-for-school runway experience with loud music in a raw space that's inconvenient for everyone.Rodger Berman

As much experience, education and awareness as one can attain is important for a comedian.Shelley Berman

The collective experience of watching a great film together in a room is a transcendent moment that will never die.Gael Garcia Bernal

When it's good, cinema can be one of the most important things in a person's life. A film can be a catalyst for change. You witness this and it is an incredibly spiritual experience that I'd never lived before; well, maybe only in a football match.Gael Garcia Bernal

During the financial crisis, I worked with hundreds of executives who struggled as a result of their thoughts about job security. When their beliefs changed, so did their emotional experience - and they were then able to focus on the task at hand more effectively.Andrew Bernstein

Learn to reverence night and to put away the vulgar fear of it, for, with the banishment of night from the experience of man, there vanishes as well a religious emotion, a poetic mood, which gives depth to the adventure of humanity.Henry Beston

If you do build a great experience, customers tell each other about that. Word of mouth is very powerful.Jeff Bezos

If we could only snap the fetters of the body that bind the feet of the soul, we shall experience a great joy. Then we shall not be miserable because of the body's sufferings. We shall become free.Vinoba Bhave

We have seen from experience that, if we are in the habit of walking regularly on the same road, we are able to think about other things while walking, without paying attention to our steps.Vinoba Bhave