Experiential Learning Quotes

There are thousands of leadership quotes.  These are among our favorites.

Experiential learning takes place when a person involved in an activity looks back and evaluates it, determines what was useful or important to remember, and uses this information to perform another activity.”
John Dewey

“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” William Arthur Ward

“One must learn by doing the thing, for though you think you know it-you have no certainty, until you try.”


“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”
Confucius adaptation

Being actively involved in an experience, reflecting on the experience, conceptualizing the experience, and using what you have learned to make decisions and problem solve in order to apply new ideas gained from the experience.
David Kolb

“For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.”

“The great difficulty of education is to get experience out of ideas.”

George Santayana

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