"The only source of knowledge is experience."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Albert Einstein on Soren Kierkegaard
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Albert Einstein on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Albert Einstein on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Albert Einstein on Mark Twain
"It has been my experience that folks who have no vices have very few virtues."Albert Einstein on Abraham Lincoln
"Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen."
"Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."
"Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age."
"Perfection of means and confusion of ends seem to characterize our age."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."