experience quotes

I'm very type-A, and many things in my life are about control and domination, but eating should be a submissive experience, where you let down your guard and enjoy the ride.Anthony Bourdain

Jiro Ono serves Edo-style traditional sushi, the same 20 or 30 pieces he's been making his whole life, and he's still unsatisfied with the quality and every day wakes up and trains to make the best. And that is as close to a religious experience in food as one is likely to get.Anthony Bourdain

Few people even scratch the surface, much less exhaust the contemplation of their own experience.Randolph Bourne

Experience isn't interesting until it begins to repeat itself. In fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience.Elizabeth Bowen

Being on a movie set is wonderful experience, but it's a bubble - it isn't real life.Jamie Campbell Bower

I suppose with any character that you play you always bring your personal experience to it. You always bring people that you know or that you've met and sort of - this is what I do, I mean, I don't know what anyone else does - but people that you know or that you've met that have affected you in certain ways, you bring into it.Jamie Campbell Bower

It would be my guess that Madonna is not a very happy woman. From my own experience, having gone through persona changes like that, that kind of clawing need to be the center of attention is not a pleasant place to be.David Bowie

The experience reminds me of a favorite saying: Most of the yield from research efforts comes from the coal that is mined while looking for diamonds.Paul D. Boyer

I don't want people to sit there and objectively watch the film. I want them to experience it as something that's under their skin, so you try to make the films really tactile.Danny Boyle

My prayer became 'May I find peace... May I love this life no matter what.' I was seeking an inner refuge, an experience of presence and wholeness that could carry me through whatever losses might come.Tara Brach

We are mindful of desire when we experience it with an embodied awareness, recognizing the sensations and thoughts of wanting as arising and passing phenomena. While this isn't easy, as we cultivate the clear seeing and compassion of Radical Acceptance, we discover we can open fully to this natural force, and remain free in its midst.Tara Brach

My experience of ships is that on them one makes an interesting discovery about the world. One finds one can do without it completely.Malcolm Bradbury

The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance - the idea that anything is possible.Ray Bradbury

The taste of defeat has a richness of experience all its own.Bill Bradley

I want the single player experience.Wayne Brady

Music and language are a vital element. We, as actors and directors, offer it to people who want to experience it. Sometimes the actual meaning is less important than the words themselves.Kenneth Branagh

Experience teaches us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the government's purposes are beneficent.Louis D. Brandeis

And only the photographer himself knows the effect he wants. He should know by instinct, grounded in experience, what subjects are enhanced by hard or soft, light or dark treatment.Bill Brandt

So I've seen life as one long learning process. And if I see - you know, if I fly on somebody else's airline and find the experience is not a pleasant one, which it wasn't in - 21 years ago, then I'd think, well, you know, maybe I can create the kind of airline that I'd like to fly on.Richard Branson

People just want to hear some common sense... and I bring to bear the experience in local government and state government and national government - I was the first woman in history on the Senate Finance Committee - not to mention the diplomatic international experience.Carol Moseley Braun