Experience Quotes

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Religion points to that area of human experience where in one way or another man comes upon mystery as a summons to pilgrimage.
Frederick Buechne

Experience, as a desire for experience, does not come off. We must not study ourselves while having an experience.
Friedrich Nietzsche
A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.
Miguel De Cervantes
Experience is a good school, but the fees are high.
Heinrich Heine
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
Religion is a defense against the experience of God.
Carl Jung
Truth is what stands the test of experience.
Albert Einstein
In a person who is open to experience each stimulus is freely relayed through the nervous system, without being distorted by any process of defensiveness.
Carl Rogers
The difficulties we experience Always illuminate the lessons we need most.
Unknown
Bill Dickey is learning me his experience.
Lawrence Peter Berra
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Joseph Addison
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
Benjamin Franklin
God allows us to experience the low points of life in order to teach us lessons we could not learn in any other way. The way we learn those lessons is not to deny the feelings but to find the meanings underlying them.
Stanley Lindquist
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.
Roosevelt, Eleano
Anger is a symptom, a way of cloaking and expressing feelings too awful to experience directly - - Hurt, bitterness, grief and, most of all, fear.
Joan Rivers
The possibilities for mobilizing the experience, imaginations, and intelligence of workers, both employed and unemployed, are limitless.
Dominique Bouhours
I have found little that is good about human beings. In my experience most of them, on the whole, are trash.
Sigmund Freud
Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.
Leo Tolstoy
I have never found in a long experience of politics that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.
Harold Macmillan, British prime minister (1957 - 1963)
The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
Emily Elizabeth Dickinson
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
Religious experiences which are as real as life to some may be incomprehensible to others.
William Orville Douglas
Never let inexperience get in the way of ambition.
Terry Josephson
Real love is a permanently self - Enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck, O Magazine, February 2004
Experience is a hard teacher. She gives the test first and the lessons afterwards.
Anonymous
There is no discipline in the world so severe as the discipline of experience subjected to the tests of intelligent development and direction.
John Dewey
Food is our common ground, a universal experience.
James Beard, O Magazine, November 2003
At the end of our time on earth, if we have lived fully, we will not be able to say, I was always happy. Hopefully we will be able to say, I have experienced a lifetime of real moments, and many of them were happy moments.
Barbara DeAngelis
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
Experience is that marvelous thing that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
F. P. Jones
I could not say I believe. I know! I have had the experience of being gripped by something that is stronger than myself, something that people call God.
Carl Jung
Few people even scratch the surface, much less exhaust the contemplation of their own experience.
Randolph Bourne
I had rather have a fool make me merry, than experience make me sad.
William Shakespeare
If the objects who serve us feel ecstacy, they are much more often concerned with themselves than with us, and our own enjoyment is consequently impaired. The idea of seeing another person experience the same pleasure reduces one to a kind of equality which spoils the unutterable charms that come from despotism.
Marquis de Sade
Talking with you is sort of the conversational equivalent of an out of body experience.
Bill Watterson, Calvin & Hobbes
Condense some daily experience into a glowing symbol, and an audience is electrified.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
American
There is more than a verbal tie between the words common, community, and communication.... Try the experiment of communicating, with fullness and accuracy, some experience to another, especially if it be somewhat complicated, and you will find your own attitude toward your experience changing.
John Dewey