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A strong and secure man digests his experiences (deeds and misdeeds alike) just as he digests his meat, even when he has some bits to swallow.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche | ( German-Swiss philosopher and writer. ) | 1844-1900 | Experience
quotes Division : German Philosophers   
     
An enormous part of our mature experience cannot not be expressed in words.
~ Alfred North Whitehead | ( English mathematician. ) | 1861-1947 | Experience
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
But human experience is usually paradoxical, that means incongruous with the phrases of current talk or even current philosophy.
~ George Eliot | ( British writer. ) | 1819-1880 | Experience
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Deep experience is never peaceful.
~ Henry James | ( American author. ) | 1843-1916 | Experience
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Don't learn to do, but learn in doing. Let your falls not be on a prepared ground, but let them be bona fide falls in the rough and tumble of the world.
~ Samuel Butler | ( British poet and satirist. ) | 1612-1680 | Experience
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experience, rather than understanding, that influences behavior.
~ Marshall Mcluhan | ( Canadian communications theorist and educator. ) | 1911-1980 | Experience
quotes Division : Educators   
     
Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Experience
quotes Division : Irish writers   
     
Experience does not err. Only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.
~ Leonardo da Vinci | (Italian painter, sculptor and architect. ) | 1452-1519 | Experience
quotes Division : Artists   
     
Experience increases our wisdom but doesn't reduce our follies.
~ Josh Billings | ( American humorist and lecturer. ) | 1815-1885 | Experience
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Experience is a private, and a very largely speechless affair.
~ James Baldwin | ( African-American writer. ) | 1924-1987 | Experience
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.
~ Ambrose Bierce | ( American newspaperman and short-story writer. ) | 1842-1914 | Experience
quotes Division : Satirists and Cynic   
     
Experience is a school where a man learns what a big fool he has been.
~ Josh Billings | ( American humorist and lecturer. ) | 1815-1885 | Experience
quotes Division : Humorists and Comedians   
     
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
~ Henry David Thoreau | ( American naturalist ) | 1817-1862 | Experience
quotes Division : Naturalists   
     
Experience is making all futures, fruits of all the pasts.
~ Matthew Arnold | (British poet and cultural critic ) | 1822 - 1888 | Experience
quotes Division : Critics   
     
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every air-borne particle in its tissue.
~ Henry James | ( American author. ) | 1843-1916 | Experience
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happens to him.
~ Aldous Huxley | ( British author. ) | 1894-1963 | Experience
quotes Division : British Authors and Writers   
     
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
~ Oscar Wilde | ( Irish poet and dramatist. ) | 1854-1900 | Experience
quotes Division : Dramatists   
     
Experience isn't interesting until it begins to repeat itself - in fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience.
-: [ The Death of the Heart (1939) ]
~ Elizabeth Bowen | ( Anglo-Irish novelist and short story writer. ) | 1899-1973 | Experience
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Experience isn't interesting until it begins to repeat itself. In fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience.
~ Elizabeth Bowen | ( Anglo-Irish novelist and short story writer. ) | 1899-1973 | Experience
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Experience keeps a school, yet fools will learn in no other.
~ Benjamin Franklin | ( American statesman ) | 1706-1790 | Experience
quotes Division : Statesmen and politicians   
     
Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.
~ Karl Marx | (German philosopher and political economist. ) | 1818-1883 | Experience
quotes Division : Economists and Business   
     

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