Quotes about Experience

"Good judgement come from experience, and experience comes from bad judgement."

Barry LePatner (-) lawyer and advisor on business and legal issues affecting the real estate.


"You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along ! You must do things you think you cannot do."

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt (October 11, 1884 – November 7, 1962) the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945. She supported the New Deal policies of her husband, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and became an advocate for civil rights.


"Experience teaches slowly and at the cost of mistakes."

James Anthony Froude (23 April 1818 – 20 October 1894) was an English historian, novelist, biographer, and editor of Fraser's Magazine.


"Don't forget former experience,
which can be a reference in the future."

saying form Zhan Guo Ce (-) an ancient Chinese historical work.


"It's a wise man who profits by his experience, but it's a good deal wiser one who lets the rattlesnake bit the other fellow."

Josh Billings was the pen name of humorist born Henry Wheeler Shaw (20 April 1818 – 14 October 1885) He was perhaps the second most famous humor writer and lecturer in the United States in the second half of the 19th century after Mark Twain, although his reputation has not fared so well with later generations.


"Good judgement is the result of experience,
Experience is the result of bad judgement."

Frederick Phillips Brooks, Jr. (born April 19, 1931) is a software engineer and computer scientist, best-known for managing the development of IBM's System/360 family of computers and the OS/360 software support package.


"By three methods we learn wisdom:
First, by reflection, which is the noblest,
Second, by nation, which is the easiest,
And third by experience, which is the bitterest. "

Confucius (September 28, 551 BC – 479 BC) was a Chinese thinker and social philosopher.


"Experience is a great advantage. The problem is that when you get the expierence, you're too damned old to do anything about it. "

James Scott "Jimmy"r; Connors (born September 2, 1952) American former World No. 1 tennis player. He held the top ranking for 160 consecutive weeks from July 29, 1974, to August 29, 1977, and an additional eight times during his career (a total of 268 weeks). He won eight Grand Slam singles titles and two Grand Slam doubles titles with Ilie Nastase.


"A man who loses his money, gains, at least, experience, and sometimes, something better. "

Benjamin Disraeli (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British Prime Minister, parliamentarian, Conservative statesman and literary figure. He served in government for three decades, twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He was the country's first and thus far only Prime Minister who was born Jewish.


"The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages are perpetuated by quotations."

Benjamin Disraeli (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British Prime Minister, parliamentarian, Conservative statesman and literary figure. He served in government for three decades, twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He was the country's first and thus far only Prime Minister who was born Jewish.