Experience Quotes

Experience is the best teacher, but a fool will learn from no other.

Benjamin Franklin

Experience is what really happens to you in the long run; the truth that finally overtakes you.

Katherine Anne Porter

Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.

Henry David Thoreau

Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Experience is not what happens to you. It is what you do with what happens to you.

Aldous Huxley

I've learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances.

Martha Washington

Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn. They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art.

Charlie Parker

Good judgment comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgment.

Bob Packwood

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Denis Waitley

Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

There is only one thing more painful than learning from experience and that is not learning from experience.

Archibald MacLeish

Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn.

George Bernard Shaw

Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.

Leonardo da Vinci

Wisdom is the daughter of experience

Leonardo da Vinci

Experience is that marvellous thing that enable you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Franklin P. Jones

The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always waiting for its poet

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced; even a proverb is no proverb to you till your life has illustrated it

John Keats

The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.

William Feather

Judgment is forced upon us by experience

Samuel Johnson

Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.

Harry S Truman

Experience is the child of Thought, and Thought is the child of Action. We cannot learn men from books.

Benjamin Disraeli

Experience makes more timid men than it does wise ones.

Josh Billings

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?

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Catching a glimpse of your own greatness can be one of the most unsettling experiences imaginable.

Steve Pavlina

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Updated On : April 17, 2014
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