"All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Alfred Lord Tennyson on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Mark Twain
"Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control these three alone lead one to sovereign power."
"Men at most differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell."
"Let the great world spin for ever down the ringing grooves of change."
"Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?"
"There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds."