Advice Quotes

Socrates - my advice to you is get married if you find a...
Samuel taylor coleridge - advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the...

Whatever advice you give, be brief.
Horace
The advice of friends must be received with a judicious reserve; we must not give ourselves up to it and follow it blindly, whether right or wrong.
Pierre Charron
Never give advice unless asked.
German Prove
Old people like to give good advice, as solace for no longer being able to provide bad examples.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Advice is like snow - - The softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Harry s truman - i have had enough experience in all my years, and...
We hate those who will not take our advice, and despise them who do.
Josh Billings
The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.
Oscar Wilde
Never have anything to do with an unlucky place, or an unlucky man. I have seen many clever men, very clever men, who had not shoes to their feet. I never act with them. Their advice sounds very well, but they cannot get on themselves; and if they cannot do good to themselves, how can they do good for me?
Rothschild
Advice to writers: Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin.
Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts".
Give neither advice nor salt, until you are asked for it.
English Prove
If I were asked to give what I consider the single most useful bit of advice for all humanity, it would be this Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life, and when it comes, hold your head high. Look it squarely in the eye, and say, I will be bigger than you. You cannot defeat me.
Ann Landers
When you encounter seemingly good advice that contradicts other seemingly good advice, ignore them both.
Al Franken, "Oh, the Things I Know", 2002
I agree with every word you write, and I can prove this in no better way than by taking your advice from beginning to end.
Ellen Glasgow
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
Cicero
Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.
English Prove
Often sound advice turns out to be totally wrong. Sometimes things turn out in such a way that only a fool would predict. Which is why fools, too, have their place in analysis and debate.
Unknown
There is one piece of advice, in a life of study, which I think no one will object to; and that is, every now and then to be completely idle - To do nothing at all.
Sydney Smith
Stupid people always think they are right. Wise people listen to advice.
Proverbs 12: 15
When a thing is done, advice comes too late.
Romanian Prove
I have lived some thirty - Odd years on this planet, and I have yet to hear the first syllable of valuable or even earnest advice from my seniors.
Henry David Thoreau
Ask advice only of your equals.
Danish Prove
I have lived some thirty years on this planet and I have yet to hear the first syllable of valuable or even earnest advice from my seniors.
Henry David Thoreau
Advice is least heeded when most needed.
American Prove
If you achieve success, you will get applause, and if you get applause, you will hear it. My advice to you concerning applause is this; enjoy it but never quite believe it.
Robert Montgomery
Their plans were improved with the best advice.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so much as take warning.
Jonathan Swift
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
G. K. Chesterton
In giving advice, seek to help, not please, your friend.
Solon
If you achieve success, you will get applause, and if you get applause, you will hear it. My advice to you concerning applause is this enjoy it but never quite believe it.
Robert Montgomery
Never take the advice of someone who has not had your kind of trouble.
Sidney J. Harris
It is a mistake to suppose that men succeed through success they much oftener succeed through failures. Precept, study, advice, and example could never have taught them so well as failure has done.
Samuel Smiles
The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.
Hannah Whitall Smith, 1902
You can overcome any obstacles by asking the right questions of the right people at the right time, then act on that advice with passion.
Dan Surface, The One Business Book You Absolutely Must Own!
There is one piece of advice, in a life of study, which I think no one will object to and that is, every now and then to be completely idle - To do nothing at all.
Sydney Smith
Advice is like snow the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge