#24: “Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.”

– Vernon Sanders Law, Major League Baseball pitcher

My first career was as a school science teacher in Philadelphia. Those who know me know of my passion for learning. What I found through all my education and the process of educating others, was that very few lessons really stuck unless they were combined with some experience, such as a lab experiment.

When we see and hear, and then act on what we learn, we internalize a lesson and it sticks.


What lessons are there to be learned from the day-to-day test you are taking?

What experiences can you initiate to speed up the learning process?

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