There are three kinds of men. The one that learns by reading. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence to see for themselves.
Practical observation commonly consists of collecting a few facts and loading them with guesses.
The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision.
I have heard the mermaids singing, each to each. I do not think that they will sing to me.
You can observe a lot by watching.
Just an observation: it is impossible to be both grateful and depressed. Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.