Sorry for the slow reply.
I am very good at Photoshop. I have never spent much time with Illustrator. I have Photoshop 7.0 and love it. I started with Photoshop 5.0; the changes that have been made to that program are just amazing.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
--General George S. Patton