Quotes: experience

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  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    For just experience tells, in every soil, I that those that think must govern those that toil.
    Source: The Traveller
  • Bill Plympton
    Bill Plympton
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    For me, the perfect film has no dialogue at all. It's purely a visual, emotional, visceral kind of experience. And I think one can create wonderful depth and meaning and communication without using words. I started out as an illustrator and a cartoonist and caricature artist, so for me the visual is primary.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    For my part I distrust all generalizations about women, favorable and unfavorable, masculine and feminine, ancient and modern; all alike, I should say, result from paucity of experience.
  • For those unfortunate enough to experience it, long-term unemployment - now, as in the 1930s - is a tragedy. And, for society as a whole, there is the danger that the productive capacity of a significant portion of the labour force will be impaired.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn.
  • Angela Merkel
    Angela Merkel
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    From this experience we have learned that in a big party it is important to have the necessary and often controversial discussions on policy issues such as the health system while in opposition.
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
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    Genius is no more than childhood recaptured at will, childhood equipped now with man's physical means to express itself, and with the analytical mind that enables it to bring order into the sum of experience, involuntarily amassed.
  • David Herbert Lawrence
    David Herbert Lawrence
    English writer 1885-1930
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    God is only a great imaginative experience.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
    Will Rogers
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    Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment.
  • Rita Mae Brown
    Rita Mae Brown
    American writer, activist, and feminist 1944-
    Rita Mae Brown
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    Good judgment comes from experience, and often experience comes from bad judgment.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and the world.
  • Jessamyn West
    Jessamyn West
    American author of short stories and novels 1902-1984
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    Half, maybe more, of the delight of experience is to know what you are experiencing.
    Source: Hide and seek
  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and lamentable experience.
  • Oscar Levant
    Oscar Levant
    American Pianist, Actor 1906-1972
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    Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.
  • Harry Potter' shouldn't be children's first experience with suspense and plot turns.