experience quotes

Certainly almost everything we do and think is colored in some way by memes, but it is important to realize that not everything we experience is a meme. If I walk down the street and see a tree, the basic perception that's going on is not memetic.Susan Blackmore

When we compile a petition, we often have members go to their representative's or Senator's offices and deliver it in person. This way they can experience a real connection with the staff.Joan Blades

I hate these platforms that are all over the place today; they are all about grabbing attention. They are suburban! I never do a platform. Well, I did, in the 1970s, but that was a bad experience.Manolo Blahnik

I think people can learn from my experience - you know, any young people who are under pressure, whether you work on Wall Street or you work in a factory in Alabama, and young journalists.Jayson Blair

One thing I really hate is experience. Experience for me doesn't work. Everybody's talking about experience this, experience that.Yohan Blake

I started thinking about joy. Everything in our society is so purposeful. Let's bring joy back to the experience.Sara Blakely

I absolutely believe in the power of tithing and giving back. My own experience about all the blessings I've had in my life is that the more I give away, the more that comes back. That is the way life works, and that is the way energy works.Ken Blanchard

I discovered early on that some performers live their life in order to act, so all their relationships are simply an experience that they can feed back into their work. Which I find vampiric.Cate Blanchett

Basically, any time you have a real life experience, that can be a song. Because no matter how crazy or weird you are, somebody's had an experience just like you, somewhere.Benny Blanco

People say to me that I can't be nervous because I've had such a wealth of experience, but I tell them that I have never done this particular part before.Brenda Blethyn

Lord of the Rings was my first experience making movies and at the time, I had no ideas how movies were done. I thought that's the way they're done, so in a way, I had nothing to compare it to.Orlando Bloom

No place epitomizes the American experience and the American spirit more than New York City.Michael Bloomberg

I was signed when I was 19 years old, in 1980. I went to Germany and France. Seeing the world at that time was just an awesome experience for a teenager.Kurtis Blow

I feel that the Christian experience and the Jewish one have much to give each other. If this open society continues and there is no return to political anti-Semitism, then this encounter, deeper than any theology, may happen.Lionel Blue

I want to do a little bit of everything and really just experience life.Daniela Bobadilla

My life experience has taught me nothing happens by chance. Even the idea of the ball in a roulette game: it's not chance it ends up in a certain place. It's forces that are at play.Andrea Bocelli

Probably the first time I left Italy was to travel by train to Lourdes. I went with my mother and my grandmother - who was a very religious person - so it was a pilgrimage of sorts. I remember it as a very intense, but beautiful experience.Andrea Bocelli

To be happy when you are travelling, you need to be happy inside before you leave. A positive frame of mind will definitely enhance your travelling experience. If I'm not in a positive frame of mind then the whole thing definitely becomes more of a challenge for me.Andrea Bocelli

Television and film are such streamlined story mediums. You can't really meander about, whereas a novel is an interior experience.Steven Bochco

You have to give directors and cinematographers a word blueprint for visuals, but I had to learn that from experience.Steven Bochco