Quotes: experience

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  • Bernard Baruch
    Bernard Baruch
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    Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use it. Experience achieves more with less energy and time.
    Source: On his 85th birthday. UPI News Report, August 20, 1955
  • Ralph B. Perry
    Ralph B. Perry
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    Age should not have its face lifted, but it should rather teach the world to admire wrinkles as the etchings of experience and the firm line of character.
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
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    All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
    Henry Miller
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    All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous, unpremeditated act without benefit of experience.
  • Sir Philip Sidney
    Sir Philip Sidney
    British Author, Courtier 1554-1586
    Sir Philip Sidney
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    All is but lip-wisdom which wants experience.
  • Anna Jameson
    Anna Jameson
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    All my experience of the world teaches me that in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, the safe and just side of a question is the generous and merciful side.
  • Bel Powley
    Bel Powley
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    All my friends were off on gap years, so going to New York alone, at the age of 18, was kind of my flying the nest. It was an amazing experience.
  • Alice Walker
    Alice Walker
    American Author, Critic 1944-
    Alice Walker
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    All partisan movements add to the fullness of our understanding of society as a whole. They never detract; or, in any case, one must not allow them to do so. Experience adds to experience.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    All theory is against freedom of the will; all experience for it.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    All truly wise thoughts have been thoughts already thousands of times; but to make them truly ours, we must think them over again honestly, till they take root in our personal experience.
  • Carrie Fisher
    Carrie Fisher
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    Along with aging comes life experience, so in every way that is consistent with even being human, Leia has changed.
  • Bipasha Basu
    Bipasha Basu
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    An unforgettable experience happened on December 15, 1996 when I won the Supermodel contest while still in school. I was just seventeen years old then. Winning that competition was the turning point of my life. That's how I got into modeling and later started acting.
  • Adam Clarke
    Adam Clarke
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    And hence he must be invisible; for a spirit cannot be seen by the eye of man: nor is there any thing in this principle contradictory to reason or experience.
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
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    And I came away from that experience, and it was a very difficult experience - I came to understand that you have to practice at being a good father and practice at being a good husband, just as you have to practice at being a good journalist.
  • Bill Brandt
    Bill Brandt
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    And only the photographer himself knows the effect he wants. He should know by instinct, grounded in experience, what subjects are enhanced by hard or soft, light or dark treatment.