Experience Quotes - Page 4

Every dogma, every philosophic or theological creed, was at its inception a statement in terms of the intellect of a certain inner experience.
– Felix Adler

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I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience. I know no way of judging of the future but by the past.
– Edward Gibbon

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Intuition is the very force or activity of the soul in its experience through whatever has been the experience of the soul itself.
– Henry Reed

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Life is the only real counselor; wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.
– Edith Wharton

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If you want to understand democracy, spend less time in the library with Plato, and more time in the buses with people.
– Simeon Strunsky

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The road to wisdom? Well, it’s plain and simple to express: Err and err and err again but less and less and less.
– Piet Hein

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There is only one thing more painful than learning from experience, and that is not learning from experience.
– Laurence J. Peter

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I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it.
– Lou Holtz

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I learned more about economics from one South Dakota dust storm than I did in all my years in college.
– Hubert Humphrey

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