The real trick in life is to turn hindsight into foresight that reveals insight.
After the event, even a fool is wise.
Hindsight is always twenty-twenty.
Hindsight is an exact science.
The wisdom of hindsight, so useful to historians and indeed to authors of memoirs, is sadly denied to practicing politicians.
Hindsight is wonderful. It's always very easy to second guess after the fact.
Traditional scientific method has always been at the very best, 20 - 20 hindsight. It's good for seeing where you've been. It's good for testing the truth of what you think you know, but it can't tell you where you ought to go.
To all those who have suffered as a consequence of our troubled past I extend my sincere thoughts and deep sympathy. With the benefit of historical hindsight we can all see things which we would wish had been done differently or not at all.
Hindsight is a wonderful thing.
In hindsight, I wish I had done more.
Reality looks much more obvious in hindsight than in foresight. People who experience hindsight bias misapply current hindsight to past foresight. They perceive events that occurred to have been more predictable before the fact than was actually the case.
At the time, when you're being dissected and judged it's pretty brutal, but in hindsight it's great and - it sounds cliched - you do come out the other side better and stronger.
With the benefit of hindsight, had more care been taken, maybe this could have been avoided
It's so difficult, isn't it? To see what's going on when you're in the absolute middle of something? It's only with hindsight we can see things for what they are.
Collecting intelligence information is like trying to drink water out of a fire hydrant. You know, in hindsight It's great. The problem is there's a million dots at the time.
In hindsight it may even seem inevitable that a socialist society will starve when it runs out of capitalists.
Hindsight provides new eyes.
Hindsight is not only clearer than perception-in-the-moment but also unfair to those who actually lived through the moment.
Of all the words of mice and men, the saddest are, "It might have been.
Hindsight is illuminating but not always what we want to see.
Hindsight is not necessarily the best guide to understanding what really happened. The past is often as distorted by hindsight as it is clarified by it.
Of all the forms of wisdom, hindsight is by general consent the least merciful, the most unforgiving.
I think it is only in hindsight that you can determine whether something is a mistake or not.
Hindsight is an exact science. Hold fast to your dreams, for it dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly. How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
Yes there are times when you regret your decisions but we all have to make them without the power of hindsight.
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