"It is costly wisdom that is bought by experience."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Roger Ascham on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Roger Ascham on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Roger Ascham on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Roger Ascham on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Roger Ascham on Michael Jordan
"By experience we find out a short way by a long wandering."
"There is no such whetstone, to sharpen a good wit and encourage a will to learning, as is praise."
"Learning teacheth more in one year than experience in twenty."
"Young children were sooner allured by love, than driven by beating, to attain good learning."
"Let the master praise him, and say, 'Here ye do well.' For, I assure you, there is no such whetstone to sharpen a good wit, and encourage a will to learning, as is praise."