Advice Quotes and Sayings

Posted by Brian

A leader must have the courage to act against an expert’s advice.

A word to the wise ain’t necessary, it’s the stupid ones who need the advice.

Advice after injury is like medicine after death.

Always do right–this will gratify some and astonish the rest.

Ask a woman’s advice, and whatever she advises, Do the very reverse and you’re sure to be wise”

Beware of over-great pleasure in being popular or even beloved.

Distrust interested advice.

Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example.

Good advice usually works best when preceded by a bad scare.

I never had a man come to me for advice yet, but what I soon discovered that he thought more of his own opinion than he did of mine.

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

I shall tell you a great secret my friend. Do not wait for the last judgment, it takes place every day.

It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice.

Many receive advice, few profit by it.

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.

No one wants advice – only corroboration.

Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.

On my twenty-first birthday my father said, ‘Son, here’s a million dollars. Don’t lose it.

One gives nothing so freely as advice.

The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.

There is no human problem which could not be solved if people would simply do as I advise.

There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.

To accept good advice is but to increase one’s own ability.

Wise men don’t need advice. Fools won’t take it.

Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he knows that every day is Doomsday.


2 Comments »

  • spike said:

    Don’t try to solve serious matters in the middle of the night.

  • diane said:

    you’re not them, they’re not you, so why do you have to be like them?

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