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Francois de la Rochefoucauld
French writer 1613-1680
Old people love to give good advice to console themselves for no longer being able to set a bad example.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
A woman seldom asks advice before she has bought her wedding clothes.
Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
I have lived some thirty-odd years on this planet, and I have yet to hear the first syllable of valuable or even earnest advice from my seniors.
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
A politicians willingness to listen to good advice rises in inverse proportion to how badly he thinks he is doing.
American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
A word to the wise isn't necessary, it is the stupid ones who need all the advice.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey's end.
American humorist 1815-1885
Advice is like castor oil, easy to give, but dreadful to take.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.