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Edgar Allan Poe

“Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show, that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth arises from the seemingly irrelevant.” –Edgar Allan Poe, poet, born January 19th, 1809 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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John Ruskin

“Skill is the unified force of experience, intellect and passion in their operation.” –John Ruskin, writer, born February 8th, 1819

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Helen Keller

“Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, … Continue reading

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Douglas Adams

“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, author, March 11th, 1952 – May 11th, 2001

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Ansel Adams

“In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.” – Ansel Adams, photographer, February 20th, 1902 – April 22nd, 1984 Happy Birthday!!

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Henry Adams

“All experience is an arch, to build upon.” – Henry Adams, historian, February 16th, 1838 – March 27th, 1918

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R. Buckminster Fuller

“I’m not a genius. I’m just a tremendous bundle of experience.” – R. Buckminster Fuller, inventor, July 12th, 1895  July 1st, 1983

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