Experience Quotes

Learning from experience is a faculty almost never practiced.

Barbara Tuchman

Experience suggests it doesn\\\'t matter so much how you got here, as what you do after you arrive.

Lois McMaster Bujold

A gram of experience is worth a ton of theory.

Robert Gascoyne Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

There is only one way to learn It's through action.

Paulo Coelho

All the terms discussed in Part Two are evidences of this abstractness, simulacra of thought and experience, hardly better than slogans, which take the place of reflection.

Allan David Bloom

An expert is a person who has found out by his own painful experience all the mistakes that one can make in a very narrow field.

Niels Henrik David Bohr

At the end of a person's life that's what they are looking at. What happened inside? How did that experience change me, and how did I change it?

Vanna Bonta

Experience, the universal Mother of Sciences.

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Every grain of experience is food for the greedy growing soul of the artist.

Anthony Burgess

Experience informs us that the first defence of weak minds is to recriminate.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Although I am not averse to wasting a few hours playing computer games, I have never tried my hand at Doom. Judging by sales figures and testimonials, playing the game has to be an infinitely preferable experience to watching this pathetic excuse for a movie.

James Berardinelli

If we have learned one thing from the history of invention and discovery, it is that, in the long run and often in the short one the most daring prophecies seem laughably conservative.

William Clark

Experience isn't interesting until it begins to repeat itself - in fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience.

Elizabeth Bowen

My experience of ships is that on them one makes an interesting discovery about the world. One finds one can do without it completely.

Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury

My experience with first-time directors is that theyre all extremely prepared, because I guess theyre worried. They spend weeks preparing everything, and they have to get used to the fact that once you get there, everything goes wrong and you have to make everything up.

Matthew Broderick

When we get there, We're going to fly so far away Making sure to laugh while we experience Anti-gravity.

Brandon Boyd

Time is the most precious gift in our possession, for it is the most irrevocable. This is what makes it so disturbing to look back upon the time which we have lost. Time lost is time when we have not lived a full human life, time unenriched by experience, creative endeavor, enjoyment, and suffering. Time lost is time not filled, time left empty.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

In my experience, milady, we can never get back to exactly where we started, no matter how hard we try.

Lois McMaster Bujold

If you had a European prime minister who experienced what we've experienced it would be expected that he would retire or resign.

William Frank Buckley Jr.

Only a personal experience of it, or a prolonged study of men who have passed into the new life, will enable us to realize what this actually is; but it has seemed to the present writer that to pass in review, even briefly and imperfectly, instances in which the condition in question has existed would be worth while.

Richard Maurice Bucke

So long as you have yourself, have yourself as an object, your experience of man is only as of a thing among things.

Martin Buber

Participant. A participant is active, a part of the process, and a necessary component of the magical experience. This is how it should be. No magic happens unless the participant perceives it as magical, so she can never be a mere spectator.

Derren Victor Brown

I know this in no way alleviates the enormous amounts of pain and loss experienced by those who have suffered from the tsunami, but I hope it can make a difference.

Sandra Bullock

I've had a lot of different experiences in music over the years. And not everything you do can satisfy everybody's idealised version of you.

Declan Patrick Aloysius MacManus

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : April 17, 2014
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