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Quote 7-1-11

Posted by don_socal socal (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 1, 11 at 9:54

A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print; experience is what you get when you don't.
Pete Seeger

Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens we have to keep going back and beginning all over again.
Andre Gide

If we could sell our experiences for what they cost us, we'd all be millionaires.
Abigail Van Buren


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RE: Quote 7-1-11

All of your quotes are so right. Thanks.


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  • Posted by mwheel East. WV-Z.6 (My Page) on
    Fri, Jul 1, 11 at 13:42

Great quotes, but the *gem* is the one by Pete Seger, or, as I often tell myself: "when all else fails, read the directions". :>)


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  • Posted by lilod NoCal/8 (My Page) on
    Fri, Jul 1, 11 at 15:34

They are all good, Andre Gide is right, we have to do it over and over again


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RE: Quote 7-1-11

Ha, I like the experience ones. My kids tell me that I'm not "older" I'm just "more experienced"!


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thanks for sharing those - food for thought!


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