Samuel Smiles

Experience

Samuel Smiles quote : The experience gathered from …

The experience gathered from books, though often valuable, is but the nature of learning whereas the experience gained from actual…

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Experience

Samuel Smiles quote : Practical wisdom is only …

Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience. Precepts and instruction are useful so far as…

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Failure

Samuel Smiles quote : It is a mistake …

It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice,…

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Samuel Smiles

Samuel Smiles (23 December 1812 – 16 April 1904) was a Scottish author and government reformer. Although he campaigned on…

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Hope

Samuel Smiles quote : Hope is like the …

Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us. Samuel…

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Health

Samuel Smiles quote : Lost wealth may be …

Lost wealth may be replaced by industry, lost knowledge by study, lost health by temperance or medicine, but lost time…

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Great

Samuel Smiles quote : The very greatest things …

The very greatest things – great thoughts, discoveries, inventions – have usually been nurtured in hardship, often pondered over in…

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Failure

Samuel Smiles quote : We learn wisdom from …

We learn wisdom from failure much more than from success. We often discover what will do, by finding out what…

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Life

Samuel Smiles quote : Life will always be …

Life will always be to a large extent what we ourselves make it. Samuel Smiles

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Best

Samuel Smiles quote : Progress however of the …

Progress however, of the best kind, is comparatively slow. Great results cannot be achieved at once and we must be…

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