"An illness is like a journey into a far country it sifts all one's experience and removes it to a point so remote that it appears like a vision."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Sholem Asch on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Sholem Asch on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Sholem Asch on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Sholem Asch on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Sholem Asch on Mark Twain