Advice Quotes

G. k. chesterton - i owe my success to having listened respectfully...
Edna st. vincent millay, letters, 1952 - please give me some good advice in your next...

Advice is like snow - - The softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice.
Norman Augustine
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

Whatever your advice, make it brief.
Horace
Socrates - my advice to you is get married if you find a...
In the choice of a horse and a wife, a man must please himself, ignoring the opinion and advice of friends.
George John Whyte - Melville
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so much as take warning.
Jonathan Swift
Advice is judged by results, not by intentions.
Cicero
Some of the best advice I ever received was Man, that was terrible.
Tom Hanks
Stupid people always think they are right. Wise people listen to advice.
Proverbs 12: 15
The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.
Anonymous
To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
Churton Collins
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
Many receive advice, few profit by it.
Publilius Syrus
Tis the advisor who suffers from bad advice.
Anonymous
Advice to writers Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin.
Stanislaw Lec
Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. And my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.
W. Somerset Maugham
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
Joseph Addison
Old people like to give good advice, as solace for no longer being able to provide bad examples.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.
English Prove
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Never give advice in a crowd.
Arab Prove
It is a pleasure to give advice, humiliating to need it, normal to ignore it.
Author Unknown
Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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 advice of their elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
You simply *must* stop taking advice from other people.
Melissa Timberman
Whatever advice you give, be brief.
Horace
Those who try to give us advice on matters of human rights do nothing but provoke an ironic smile among us. We will not permit anyone to interfere in our affairs.
Konstantin Chernenko
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
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
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
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
I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.
Harry S Truman
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd
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