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Quotes about Advice

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AnonymousDrink the water while you're still alive. It won't help later.
Butch and SundanceAnd you, your job is to shut up!
- (a line from the movie)
Don Device
(1965 - 1993)
Don't sweat the petty things, but don't pet the sweaty things
Dr. Samuel Johnson
(1707 - 1784)
Few things are so liberally bestowed, or squandered with so little effect, as good advice.
Gordon R. DicksonSome people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.
Gore Vidal
(1925 - )
There is no human problem which could not be solved if people would simply do as I advise.
Henry David Thoreau
(1817 - 1862)
I have lived some thirty years on this planet, and I have yet to hear the first syllable of valuable or even earnest advice from my seniors.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert Comic
(~1965 - )
My uncle once offered me the following advice: "Only you can live your life; don't let others live it for you." I said, "So in other words, don't let other people do what you just said is impossible anyway." My uncle pretty much leaves me alone now.
- (From 'I Killed JFK')
Oscar WildeThe only thing one can do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
Sidney J. HarrisNever take the advice of someone who has not had your kind of trouble.
Walt HaskinsAdvice, that is intended to help others, is best placed along the path that they travel instead of on their doorsteps.
- (Author Comments USA)
Will RogersLettin' the cat outta the bag is a whole lot easier 'n puttin' it back in.
William S. Burroughs
(1914 - 1997)
If you're doing business with a religious son of a bitch, get it in writing. His word isn't worth shit, not with the Good Lord telling how to fuck you on the deal.
- (American author)
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