Popular Quotes and Sayings about Advice

Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties. ~Doug Larson

You cannot run away from a weakness; you must sometimes fight it out or perish. And if that be so, why not now, and where you stand? ~Robert Louis Stevenson

Ask advice only of your equals. ~Danish Proverb

In giving advice, seek to help, not please, your friend. ~Solon

Never take the advice of someone who has not had your kind of trouble. ~Sidney J. Harris

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

Never advise anyone to go to war or to marry. ~Spanish Proverb

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

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

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

The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders. ~Foster%27s Law

Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a bad example. ~Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Please give me some good advice in your next letter. I promise not to follow it. ~Edna St. Vincent Millay

Sometimes when you look in his eyes you get the feeling that someone else is driving. ~David Letterman

Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it. ~Gordon R. Dickson

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

Never give advice unless asked. ~German Proverb

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties. ~Aesop