Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.
- Paulo Coelho
When a person with money meets a person with experience, the person with the experience winds up with the money and the person with the money winds up with the experience.
- Harvey McKay
Experience is a revelation in the light of which we renounce our errors of youth for those of age.
- Ambrose Bierce
Experience fails to teach where there is no desire to learn.
- George Bernard Shaw
In brief, the function of knowledge is to make one experience freely available in other experiences.
- John Dewey
The fundamental fact about our experience is that it is but a process of change.
- William James
Many people know so little what is beyond their short range of experience. They look within themselves and find nothing! Therefore, they conclude that there is nothing outside themselves, either.
- Helen Keller
The reward of suffering is experience.
- Harry S. Truman
Experience is the extract of suffering.
- Arthur Helps
An experience teaches ably the good observer; but far from seeking a lesson in it, everyone looks for an argument in experience, and everyone interprets the conclusion in his own way.
- Andre Gide