"If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."John Heywood on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."John Heywood on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."John Heywood on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."John Heywood on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."John Heywood on Mark Twain
"Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?"
"Wedding is destiny, and hanging likewise."