"Not the fruit of experience but experience itself, is the end."
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"Experience is a comb which nature gives to men when they are bald."
"A burnt child dreads the fire."
"I know by my own pot how the others boil."
"If a man deceives me once, shame on him; if he deceives me twice, shame on me."
"He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string."
"If you've seen one redwood, you've seen them all."
"Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely."
"Experience comprises illusions lost, rather than wisdom gained."
"Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience."
"Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough."
"All is but lip-wisdom which wants experience."
"Experience is a comb that life gives you after you lose your hair."
"Men may rise on stepping-stones of their dead selves to higher things."
"To reach something good it is very useful to have gone astray, and thus acquire experience."
"Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced."
"Whatever you dwell on in the conscious grows in your experience."
"Experience is what you get when you were expecting something else."
"Everyone has 20/20 hindsight"
"Experience is a wonderful thing, it enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again."
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