Experience Related Quotes



“Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.”

Francis Bacon Sr.


The only thing experience teaches you is what you can

Elaine May


“nominee with relevant non-judicial experience would bring a different and useful perspective to the court.”

Harry Reid


“Our experience has shown that companies are happiest when no information is shared. The threshold for releasing information under the Freedom of Information Act is high. If the Defense Department believes these records should be made public, then it raises questions about why the company wants to keep them secret.”

Danielle Brian


I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.

Carl Jung


In my experience, good executives don't make mistakes.

Ray Kroc


“Succeeding is not really a life experience that does that much good. Failing is a much more sobering and enlightening experience.”

Michael Eisner


I had a lot of experience with people smarter than I am.

Gerald R. Ford


“It was a crazy experience because she is a woman who everyone in the world looks up to, ... I mean, you walk in there and one of the first things you see is a picture of Nelson Mandela on the wall. That's when you realize just how big a situation it is. To go in there with my mother, whose been watching Oprah for years, it was just a really exciting experience, something I won't ever forget.”

Caron Butler


To experience sublime natural beauty is to confront the total inadequacy of language to describe what you see. Words cannot convey the scale of a view that is so stunning it is felt.

Eleanor Catton