Quote about Experience by Oscar Wilde

Woodward English Quote

Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes
Oscar Wilde

What is experience?

The process of gaining knowledge or skill over time by seeing or doing instead of by studying.
Study is theoretical, Experience is practical.

What are mistakes?

An action that is not done correctly or words that are wrong. An error.

Have you learnt an importance lesson from one of your mistakes?


Tags: , , ,

2 Responses to “Quote about Experience by Oscar Wilde”

  1. Riga Tarin 18 June, 2013 at 1:41 am #

    I think that the experience not only comes from mistakes.
    we can get experience from good and special deeds and work.
    Because experience makes our life better and better.

    • woodward 18 June, 2013 at 11:12 am #

      You are right Riga, you CAN learn also learn from good deeds (and probably bad deeds too) and work.

Leave a Reply