Experience Quotes

Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.

C.S. Lewis

Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.

Stan Smith

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

Idealism is what precedes experience; cynicism is what follows.

David T. Wolf

To most men, experience is like the stern lights of a ship, which illumine only the track it has passed

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

In long experience I find that a man who trusts nobody is apt to be the kind of man nobody trusts

Harold Macmillan

Experience is the best of schoolmasters, only the school fees are heavy

Thomas Carlyle

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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