Quotes by counsel

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  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    A fool despises good counsel, but a wise man takes it to heart.
  • Walter Benjamin
    Walter Benjamin
    German philosopher 1882-1940
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    Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
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    After mature deliberation of counsel, the good Queen to establish a rule and immutable example unto all posterity, for the moderation and required modesty in a lawful marriage, ordained the number of six times a day as a lawful, necessary and competent limit.
  • David Seabury
    David Seabury
    American psychologist, author, and lecturer 1885-1960
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    Don't follow any advice, no matter how good, until you feel as deeply in your spirit as you think in your mind that the counsel is wise.
  • Doris Lessing
    Doris Lessing
    British novelist 1919-
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    Better Counsel comes overnight.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
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    Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment.
  • Oliver Goldsmith
    Oliver Goldsmith
    Irish writer and poet 1728-1774
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    Good counsel rejected returns to enrich the givers bosom.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    He that will not apply new remedies, must expect new evils: for Time is the greatest innovator: and if Time, of course, alter things to the worse, and wisdom and counsel shall not alter them to the better, what shall be the end?.
  • Edgar A. Guest
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    I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day; I'd rather one should walk with me than merely tell the way: The eye's a better pupil and more willing than the ear, fine counsel is confusing, but example's always clear.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
  • Abigail Van Buren
    Abigail Van Buren
    American advice columnist and radio show host 1918-2013
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    It is a sad commentary of our times when our young must seek advice and counsel from 'Dear Abby' instead of going to Mom and Dad.
  • Kwame Nkrumah
    Kwame Nkrumah
    Ghanaian politician and revolutionary 1909-1972
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    It is far easier for the proverbial camel to pass through the needle's eye, hump and all, than for an erstwhile colonial administration to give sound and honest counsel of a political nature to its liberated territory.
  • George Chapman
    George Chapman
    English writer and poet 1559-1634
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    Let no man under value the price of a virtuous woman's counsel.
  • Andrew Jackson
    Andrew Jackson
    American president (7th) 1767-1845
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    Never take counsel of your fears.
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