Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.
There is only one thing more painful than learning from experience and that is not learning from experience.
Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn.
Experience is a dim lamp, which only lights the one who bears it.
Experience is the best teacher, but a fool will learn from no other.
Experience is that marvellous thing that enable you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always waiting for its poet
Experience is the best teacher of all. And for that, there are no guarantees that one will become an artist. Only the journey matters.
Experience is a good school, but the fees are high.
Judgment is forced upon us by experience
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
Experience is the child of Thought, and Thought is the child of Action. We cannot learn men from books.
Experience is a comb which nature gives us when we are bald.
Experience makes more timid men than it does wise ones.
What is the good of drawing conclusions from experience? I don't deny we sometimes draw the right conclusions, but don't we just as often draw the wrong ones?
All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous, unpremeditated act without benefit of experience.
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts, it excites, it gives you knowledge of the world and experience of a wide kind. It is a moral illumination.
In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
An identity would seem to be arrived at by the way in which the person faces and uses his experience.
We will never have all the facts to make a perfect judgement, but with the aid of basic experience we must leap bravely into the future.
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.
Your brand is created out of customer contact and the experience your customers have of you.
I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it.
One of the best things in the world to be is a boy; it requires no experience, but needs some practice to be a good one.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.