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Wise Quotes about Advice

 
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 14, 2010 7:41 pm    Post subject: Wise Quotes about Advice Reply with quote

Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't. ~Erica Jong, How to Save Your Own Life, 1977

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

When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice he wants, and I give it to him. ~Henry Wheeler Shaw, a.k.a. Josh Billings

The best advice is this: Don't take advice and don't give advice. ~Author Unknown

Old men are fond of giving good advice, to console themselves for being no longer in a position to give bad examples. ~François de La Rochefoucauld

When we ask advice we are usually looking for an accomplice. ~Charles Varlet de La Grange, Pensées, 1872
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 14, 2010 7:43 pm    Post subject: A few more Reply with quote

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

It is more easy to be wise for others than for ourselves. ~François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld

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

No one wants advice - only corroboration. ~John Steinbeck, The Winter of Our Discontent

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. ~Josh Billings
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 17, 2010 11:11 pm    Post subject: Good advice Reply with quote

Toss your dashed hopes not into a trash bin but into a drawer where you are likely to rummage some bright morning. ~Robert Brault
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