"John H." <john at faraway.com> wrote in message
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> By the way, I'm an armchair philosopher but make an honest
attempt to get at
> the truth still with too many errors. Whatever, as James
Joyce noted, "A
> man's errors are his portals of discovery".
Alas, experience is a very harsh teacher, for she gives the
test first and the lesson after. Don't know who said that.
It was Ben Franklin said "Experience keeps a dear school,
but a fool will learn in no other."