"Both expectations and memories are more than mere images founded on previous experience."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Samuel Alexander on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Samuel Alexander on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Samuel Alexander on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Samuel Alexander on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Samuel Alexander on Mark Twain
"An expectation is a future object, recognised as belonging to me."
"Psychology is the science of the act of experiencing, and deals with the whole system of such acts as they make up mental life."