Experience Quotes

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Denis Watley
Elizabeth hardwick - the greatest gift is a passion for reading. it is...

Nothing which has entered into our experience is ever lost.
William E. Channing
Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Isaac Bashevis Singe
Ralph waldo emerson - condense some daily experience into a glowing...
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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
Character can not 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
Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Denis Waitley
Idealism is what precedes experience cynicism is what follows.
David T. Wolf
Life is the only real counselor wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton
Ask the experienced rather than the learned.
Arab Prove
I am convinced that life in a physical body is meant to be an ecstatic experience.
Shakti Gawain
Words form the thread on which we string our experiences.
Aldous Huxley, unknown
Food is our common ground, a universal experience.
James Beard, O Magazine, November 2003
The most instructive experiences are those of everyday life.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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.
What else is love but understanding and rejoicing in the fact that another person lives, acts, and experiences otherwise than we do??
Friedrich Nietzsche
Theories are always very thin and insubstantial, experience only is tangible.
Hosea Ballou
There are some experiences in life which should not be demanded twice from any man, and one of them is listening to the Brahms Requiem.
George Bernard Shaw
The process of preparing programs for a digital computer is especially attractive, not only because it can be economically and scientifically rewarding, but also because it can be an aesthetic experience much like composing poetry or music.
Donald E. Knuth
Art requires imagination. It requires Creativity. Creativity requires experience and experience comes from your life. And your life is expressed in your art.
Bruce Lee
The American experience stirred mankind from discovery to exploration, from the cautious quest for what they knew or what they thought they knew was out there, to an enthusiastic reaching to the unknown.
Daniel J. Boorstin
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.
C. S. Lewis, Chicken Soup for the Soul (book)
The yearning for an afterlife is the opposite of selfish it is love and praise for the world that we are privileged, in this complex interval of light, to witness and experience.
John Updike
It has been my experience that one cannot, in any shape or form, depend on human relations for lasting reward. It is only work that truly satisfies.
Bette Davis, The Lonely Life, 1962
It is amazing how much crisper the general experience of life becomes when your body is given a chance to develop a little strength.
Frank Duff, A Coder in Courierland, 03 - 20 - 05
Because women live creatively, they rarely experience the need to depict or write about that which to them is a primary experience and which men know only at a second remove. Women create naturally, men create artificially.
Ashley Montagu
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.
Rodin
To really enjoy the better things in life, one must have first experienced the things they are better than.
Oscar Homolka
One good thing about being young is that you are not experienced enough to know you cannot possibly do the things you are doing.
Gene Brown
Experience is what allows us to repeat our mistakes, only with more finesse.
Derwood Finche
Through faith man experiences the meaning of the world; through action he is to give to it meaning.
Leo Braeck
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
Experience: A comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
Judith Stern
Experience consists of experiencing that which one does not wish to experience.
Quoted by Freud in "Jokes and Their Relation To The Unconscience? ".
Our knowledge is the amassed thought and experience of innumerable minds.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Real love is a permanently self - Enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck, O Magazine, February 2004
Never let inexperience get in the way of ambition.
Terry Josephson
Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
F. P. Jones