Experience Quotes

What a price we pay for experience, when we must sell our youth to buy it.
Javan
Albert einstein - the most beautiful thing we can experience is the...

Age, health, and stage in life have nothing to do with serving or not serving. In each season of life there are attributes and qualities of life and experience that God values in service.
Bruce Kempe
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
Albert Einstein
Ludwig van beethoven - recommend virtue to your children it alone, not...
Immanuel kant - that all our knowledge begins with experience,...

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lessons afterwards.
Vernon Law
Education is a private matter between the person and the world of knowledge and experience, and has little to do with school or college.
Lillian Smith
An optimist is a man who has never had much experience.
Don Marquis
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.
Albert Einstein
Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes.
James A. Froude
Most of the most important experiences that truly educate cannot be arranged ahead of time with any precision.
Harold Taylo
Experience... is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Oscar Wilde
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Helen Kelle
I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. I know no way of judging the future but by the past.
Unknown
Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices - Just recognize them.
Edward R. Murrow, television broadcast, December 31, 1955
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every airborne particle in its tissue.
Henry James
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
Confucius
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.
Rodin
The person who has lived the most is not the one with the most years but the one with the richest experiences.
Jean - Jacques Rousseau
I have had enough experience in all my years, and have read enough of the past, to know that advice to grandchildren is usually wasted.
Harry S Truman
Art is the imposing of a pattern on experience, and our aesthetic enjoyment is recognition of the pattern.
Alfred North Whitehead, Dialogues (1954)
Nothing which has entered into our experience is ever lost.
William E. Channing
Talking with you is sort of the conversational equivalent of an out of body experience.
Bill Watterson, Calvin & Hobbes
Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.
Vernon Sanders Law
In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins cash and experience. Take the experience first the cash will come later.
Harold Green
Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as they go, but, without the discipline of real life, they remain of the nature of theory only.
Samuel Smiles
To deceive a diplomat speak the truth, he has no experience with it.
Greek Prove
I have never found in a long experience of politics that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.
Harold Macmillan, British prime minister (1957 - 1963)
War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it.
Desiderius Erasmus
The experience of democracy is like the experience of life itself - Always changing, infinite in its variety, sometimes turbulent and all the more valuable for having been tested by adversity.
James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
We should be careful to get out of an experience only the wisdom that is in it - And stop there lest we be like the cat that sits down on a hot stove - Lid. She will never sit down on a hot stove - Lid again - And that is well but also she will never sit down on a cold one anymore.
Mark Twain
Those who misrepresent the normal experiences of life, who decry being controversial, who shun risk, are the enemies of the American way of life, whatever the piety of their vocal professions and the patriotic flavor of their platitudes.
Henry M. Wriston
Censorship is never over for those who have experienced it. It is a brand on the imagination that affects the individual who has suffered it, forever.
Noam Chomsky
The greatest wealth consisteth in being charitable, And the greatest happiness in having tranquility of mind. Experience is the most beautiful adornment And the best comrade is one that hath no desire.
Tibetan Doctrine
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all art and science.
Albert Einstein
The experience to be gathered from books, Though often valuable, is but of the nature of learning Whereas the experience gained from actual life, Is of the nature of wisdom And a small store of the latter Is worth vastly more than a stock of the former.
Samuel Smiles
A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.
Miguel De Cervantes
Dedicate some of your life to others. Your dedication will not be a sacrifice. It will be an exhilarating experience because it is an intense effort applied toward a meaningful end.
Dr. Thomas Dooley
As you express joy, you draw it out of those you meet, creating joyful people and joyful events. The greater the joy you express, the more joy you experience.
Arnold Patent