Advice Quotes

Stanislaw lec - advice to writers sometimes you just have to stop...
My advice to you is get married if you find a good wife youll be happy if not, youll become a philosopher.
Socrates

Never take the advice of someone who has not had your kind of trouble.
Sidney J. Harris
Sydney smith - there is one piece of advice, in a life of study,...
If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice.
Norman Augustine
Hannah whitall smith, 1902 - the true secret of giving advice is, after you...

To ask for advice is in nine cases out of ten to ask for flattery.
John Churton Collins
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
Robert Lynd
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
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
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 is judged by results, not by intentions.
Cicero
One of the advantages of being a captain is being able to ask for advice without necessarily having to take it.
William Shatner as Kirk, in "Dagger of the Mind".
Their plans were improved with the best advice.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
My best advice to anyone who wants to raise a happy, mentally healthy child is: Keep him or her as far away from a church as you can.
Frank Zappa
In giving advice, seek to help, not please, your friend.
Solon
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
Joseph Addison
The art of advice is to make the recipient believe he thought the thought of it himself.
Frank Tyge
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
Time gives good advice.
Maltese Prove
Give neither advice nor salt, until you are asked for it.
English Prove
Successful men follow the same advice they prescribe for others.
Author Unknown
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
Careful with fire is good advice we know. Careful with words is ten times doubly so.
William Carleton
Death is a very dull, dreary affair, and my advice to you is to have nothing whatsoever to do with it.
W. Somerset Maugham
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
To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
Churton Collins
No one can give you better advice than yourself.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice.
Anne Tyler, Celestial Navigation, 1974
Never give advice in a crowd.
Arab Prove
A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.
Anonymous
The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.
Anonymous
You simply *must* stop taking advice from other people.
Melissa Timberman
Advice to writers: Sometimes you just have to stop writing. Even before you begin.
Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts".
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
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Aesop
Ask advice only of your equals.
Danish Prove
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
All of us, at certain moments of our lives, need to take advice and to receive help from other people.
Alexis Carrel
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