Experience is the dividend gained from one's mistakes.
Quotes, Sayings and Thoughts
It's a wise man who profits by his own experience, but it's a good deal wiser one who lets the rattlesnake bite the other fellow.
- Josh Billings
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
- Aldous Huxley
You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
- Albert Camus
You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world.
- William Hazlitt
Judgement comes from experience and great judgement comes from bad experience.
- Robert Packwood
A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.
- Mark Twain
Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.
- Oscar Wilde
Experience - a comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
- Judith Stern
Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't.
- Pete Seeger
The only thing that experience teaches us is that experience teaches us nothing.
- Andre Maurois
Experience enables you to recognise a mistake when you make it again.
- Franklin P. Jones
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
- Minna Antrim