Experience Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Aesop” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is foolish to try to imitate the skills of others. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aesop” float=”none” width=”100%”]It pays to be prepared. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”African American (on common sense)” float=”none” width=”100%”]It takes a heap of licks to hit a nail in the dark. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Camus” float=”none” width=”100%”]You cannot acquire experience by making experiments. You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aldous Huxley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what he does with what happens to him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arab Saying” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ask the experienced rather than the learned.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arab Sayings” float=”none” width=”100%”]The tongue of experience has the most truth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Well begun is half done. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Auguste Rodin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]After crosses and losses, men grow humbler and wiser. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom spun too fine. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Blaise Pascal” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are usually convinced more easily by reasons we have found ourselves than by those which have occurred to others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Booker T. Washington” float=”none” width=”100%”]An ounce of application is worth a ton of abstraction.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Burmese (on experience)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only the sufferers know how their bellies ache. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chinese (on experience)” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you are not a fish, how can you tell if the fish are happy?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Chinese Saying” float=”none” width=”100%”]To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Doug Rader” float=”none” width=”100%”]The pilgrims didn’t have any experience when they first arrived here. Hell, if experience was that important, we’d never have had anybody walking on the moon.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edmund Burke” float=”none” width=”100%”]The grand instructor, time. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”English (on experience)” float=”none” width=”100%”]A stumble may prevent a fall. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Herbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller but one. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hausa (West African) (on experience)” float=”none” width=”100%”]By crawling, a child learns to stand. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Helen Keller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henri Estienne” float=”none” width=”100%”]If youth knew, if age could. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Huxley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience teaches only the teachable.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Anthony Froude” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Toomer” float=”none” width=”100%”]We learn the rope of life by untying the knots.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Job 12:12″ float=”none” width=”100%”]With the ancient is wisdom, and in length of days understanding.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John James Audubon” float=”none” width=”100%”]When the bird and the book disagree, always believe the bird.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Stuart Mill” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josh Billings” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is a grindstone and it is lucky for us if we get brightened by it— not ground.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kabir” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you have not lived through something, it is not true,[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Khemetic Saying” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everything we do is sowing, and all of our experiences are harvests.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kongfuzi” float=”none” width=”100%”]I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Latin Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is the best teacher. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lord Chesterfield” float=”none” width=”100%”]Knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in the closet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Louis Celine” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is a dim lamp which only lights the one who bears it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Menander” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing has happened to you unless you make much of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pat Corrales” float=”none” width=”100%”]I was told by a very smart man a long time ago that talent always beats experience. Because by the time you get experience, the talent’s gone.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Philo of Alexandria” float=”none” width=”100%”]As the eye needs light to see, so the soul needs labor to comprehend.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Practice is the supreme teacher.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Waldo Emerson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The years teach much what the days never know.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Waldo Emerson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The years teach much which the days never know. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samoan (on experience)” float=”none” width=”100%”]The person with burnt fingers asks for tongs. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Smiles” float=”none” width=”100%”]Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Taylor Coleridge” float=”none” width=”100%”]The light which experience gives is a lantern on the stern, which shines only on the waves behind us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Spanish (on experience)” float=”none” width=”100%”]An old ox makes a straight furrow. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steve Jobs” float=”none” width=”100%”]The broader one’s understanding of the human experience, the better design we will have.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Swahili Saying” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never give up what you have seen for what you have heard.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodore Fox” float=”none” width=”100%”]We shall have to learn to refrain from doing things merely because we know how to do them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Carlyle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is the best of schoolmasters, only the school fees are heavy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]But all theory must lead to experience, and every constitution has its own laws.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Forty years of experience in government is worth a century of book-reading.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ground I have already passed over enables me to see my way into that which is before me.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thoreau” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each man can interpret another’s experience only by his own.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]All experience is education for the soul. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is the mother of wisdom. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you’ve never run aground, you’ve never been anywhere! [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Learn from other peoples mistakes. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Learn from your mistakes. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Learning is best when put into practice. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]You cannot put an old head on young shoulders. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vernon Law” float=”none” width=”100%”]Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lessons afterward.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vivekananda” float=”none” width=”100%”]Knowledge can only be got in one way, the way of experience. There is no other way to know.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Camden” float=”none” width=”100%”]The early bird catches the worm. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Yolanda King” float=”none” width=”100%”]The best lessons, the best sermons, are those that are lived.[/wpsm_quote]