The repository contains 20 quotes in the category “Advice.”
In life, as in a football game, the principle to follow is, “Hit the line hard.”
President Theodore Roosevelt
1858 — 1919
He who won’t be counseled can’t be helped.
1706 — 1790
Advice is like kissing: It costs nothing and it’s a pleasant thing to do.
George Bernard Shaw
1856 — 1950
Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
1835 — 1910
The only thing one can do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
1854 — 1900
The greatest trust between man and man is the trust of giving counsel.
1561 — 1626
The worst men often give the best advice.
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
1772 — 1834
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
Marquis de la Grange
1639 — 1692
If you listen to the guys up in the stands, pretty soon you’ll be up there sitting with them.
If people wanted your unsolicited advice, they’d ask for it.
Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one.
Where no counsel is, the people fall, but in the multitude of counselors there is safety.
Advice is least heeded when most needed.
Advice is what you ask for when you already know the answer to a question but wish you didn’t.
To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.
To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it.
John Churton Collins
1848 — 1908
Good counsels never come too late.
Oft from shrivelled skin comes useful counsel.
If you can’t sleep, count sheep. Don’t count endangered animals; you will run out.
1968 — 2005