Advice Quotes

My advice to gardeners is to believe what you see as temporal entertainment; a gift from nature. Do not pass on your interpretation as gospel. Do not seek interpretation from others.

Thomas Clothier

A friend drops their plans when you're in trouble, shares joy in your accomplishments, feels sad when you're in pain. A friend encourages your dreams and offers advice--but when you don't follow it, they still respect and love you

Doris Wild Helmering

Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and deeper it sinks into the mind

Samuel Taylor

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

He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.

Francis Bacon, sr.

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

Solon

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 you head high, look it squarely in eye and say, 'I will be bigger than you. You cannot defeat me.'

Ann Landers

Listening to parents' advice is sort of like watching commercials. You know what's coming, you've heard it all before, it's a big bore, but you listen anyway

Unknown

Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. And my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.

W. Somerset Maugham

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

Oscar Wilde

Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.

Cicero

The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.

Unknown

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 best careers advice to give to the young is "Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.

Katharine Whitehorn

If you want a man to resolve upon following your advice, speak to him kindly.

Jean Guilbert

Give help rather than advice.

Luc De Vauvenargues

Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.

Cicero, Marcus Tullius

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

Chesterton, Gilbert Keith

Advice is probably the only free thing which people won't take

Kaul, Lothar

We give advice, but we cannot give the wisdom to profit by it.

La Rochefoucauld, Fran┴ois, duc de

Advice is sought to confirm a position already taken.

Osler, Sir William

When women are the advisers, the lords of creation don't take the advice till they have persuaded themselves that it is just what they intended to do; then they act upon it, and if it succeeds, they give the weaker vessel half the credit of it; if it fails, they generously give her the whole.

Louisa May Alcott

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

James Callaghan

Whatever advice you give, be brief.

Horace

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