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.
Oscar Wilde
An Ideal Husband, 1895


Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
Erica Jong


Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
Judy Garland


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


Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
Cicero


"Be yourself" is about the worst advice you can give some people.
Tom Masson


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


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