Advice Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t.
- Erica Jong
Good advice usually works best when preceded by a bad scare.
- Al Batt
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
- Publilius Syrus
Always do right – this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
- Mark Twain
Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that’s no reason not to give it.
- Agatha Christie
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart.
- Eleanor Roosevelt
There is no human problem which could not be solved if people would simply do as I advise.
- Gore Vidal
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
- Robert Lynd
Distrust interested advice.
Don’t try to solve serious matters in the middle of the night.
- Philip K. Dick
Don’t follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply in your spirit as you think in your mind that the counsel is wise.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
- Warren Buffett
I shall tell you a great secret my friend. Do not wait for the last judgement, it takes place every day.
- Albert Camus
Advice is one of those things it is far more blessed to give than to receive.
- Carolyn Wells
The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.
- Oscar Wilde
The best advice I can give is to ignore advice. Life is too short to be distracted by the opinions of others.
When your mother asks, ‘Do you want a piece of advice?’ it is a mere formality. It doesn’t matter if you answer yes or no. You’re going to get it anyway.
- Erma Bombeck