Advice Quotes

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Advice to writers Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin.
Stanislaw Lec
In giving advice, seek to help, not please, your friend.
Solon
The art of advice is to make the recipient believe he thought the thought of it himself.
Frank Tyge
I have had enough experience in all my years, and have read enough of the past, to know that advice to grandchildren is usually wasted.
Harry S Truman

When you encounter seemingly good advice that contradicts other seemingly good advice, ignore them both.
Al Franken, "Oh, the Things I Know", 2002
Pierre charron - the advice of friends must be received with a...
It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice.
Anne Tyler, Celestial Navigation, 1974
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
Horace
Advice is least heeded when most needed.
American Prove
No one wants advice - - Only corroboration.
John Steinbeck
Tis the advisor who suffers from bad advice.
Anonymous
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
My advice to you is get married if you find a good wife youll be happy if not, youll become a philosopher.
Socrates
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
Unless a president can protect the privacy of the advice he gets, he cannot get the advice he needs.
Richard Milhous Nixon
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!
Never give advice in a crowd.
Arab Prove
People who ask our advice almost never take it. Yet we should never refuse to give it, upon request, for it often helps us to see our own way more clearly.
Brendan Francis
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so much as take warning.
Jonathan Swift
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
When a thing is done, advice comes too late.
Romanian Prove
We hate those who will not take our advice, and despise them who do.
Josh Billings
Old people like to give good advice, as solace for no longer being able to provide bad examples.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Careful with fire is good advice we know. Careful with words is ten times doubly so.
William Carleton
Ask advice only of your equals.
Danish Prove
Never give advice unless asked.
German Prove
Advice is like snow the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it.
W. Somerset Maugham
Many receive advice, few profit by it.
Publilius Syrus
The people sensible enough to give good advice are usually sensible enough to give none.
Eden Phillpotts
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
Advice is like snow - - The softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Time gives good advice.
Maltese Prove
Advice is a dangerous gift, even from the wise to the wise.
J. R. R. Tolkien, Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring.
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
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Aesop
Free advice is worth the price.
Robert Half