Quotations About Advice
Related: Wise Words
Few take advice, or physic, without wry faces at it.
Augustus William Hare and Juli
Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827
A good scare is worth more to a man than good advice.
Edgar Watson Howe
Country Town Sayings, 1911
I always pass on good advice. It's the only thing to do with it. It is never any use to oneself.
An Ideal Husband, 1895
When we ask advice we are usually looking for an accomplice.
Charles Varlet de La Grange
Stay busy, get plenty of exercise, and don't drink too much. Then again, don't drink too little.
The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.
Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.
Gordon R. Dickson