The best advisers, helpers and friends, always are not those who tell us how to act in special cases, but who give us, out of themselves, the ardent spirit and desire to act right, and leave us then, even through many blunders, to find out what our own form of right action is.
Phillips Brooks (1835-1893) American Episcopal clergyman.
These words dropped into my childish mind as if you should accidentally drop a ring into a deep well. I did not think of them much at the time, but there came a day in my life when the ring was fished up out of the well, good as new.
Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) American writer and philanthropist.
Advice is the only commodity on the market where the supply always exceeds the demand.
Never play leapfrog with a unicorn.
Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.
Anybody who ask for advice nowadays just hasn't been listening.
Successful men follow the same advice they prescribe for others.
Give help rather than advice.
Marquis de Vauvenargues (1715-1747) French moralist, essayist, and writer.
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.
It is bad advice that cannot be changed.
Publilius Syrus (1st Centry BC-?) Roman writer and poet.