Advice Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
A word to the wise ain’t necessary, it’s the stupid ones who need the advice.
- Bill Cosby
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into, the mind.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.
- Marcus Aurelius
It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice.
- Anne Tyler
Most people who ask for advice from others have already resolved to act as it pleases them.
- Khalil Gibran
Making a big life change is scary. But do you know what’s even scarier? Regrets.
People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes.
- Abigail Van Buren
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t.
- Erica Jong
Never lie in bed at night asking yourself questions you can’t answer.
- Charles M. Schulz
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
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.
Never ask people about your work.
- Ayn Rand
All the advice in the world will never help you until you help yourself.
— Fred Van Amburgh
People ask me for my advice then do the complete opposite? Why ask me in the first place?