Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it.
I was wrong only once in my life -- I thought I was wrong but I was wrong. -- Unknown
Can you answer? Yes I can,
but what would be the answer to the answer man?
-The Grateful Dead, "St. Stephen"
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
-- Albert Einstein
Some days you're the dog - some days you're the hydrant.
An expert is someone who has made all the possible mistakes.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.
-- Oscar Wilde
Statistics are like bikinis. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.
-- Frank Barkow
One of my favorites:
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
-- Douglas Adams
with complain comes more pain ... Unknown
The only thing worse than not getting what you want is getting what you want.
-- Oscar Wilde
Those who know how to win are more numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.
Experience is a hard teacher, because the test is given first, the lesson afterwards.
~~~ Vernon Lawson
likes this one ^^
triumph is just umph added to try
The only reason many people get lost in thought is because it's unfamiliar territory."
-- Paul Dontee
He was lost in thought - fortunately, he did not have far to travel
-- Goon Show (and various)
Everybody should believe in something -- I believe I'll have another drink.
-- W. C. Fields
The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority.
The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority.
The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.
~~~ A. A. Milne