A fool think he needs no advice, but a wise man listens to others.
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
A pint of example is worth a gallon of advice
A word to the wise is infuriating.
A word to the wise isn't necessary, it is the stupid ones who need all the advice.
Advice is like castor oil, easy to give, but dreadful to take.
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.
Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Advice is the only commodity on the market where the supply always exceeds the demand.
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Always be nice to bankers. Always be nice to pension fund managers. Always be nice to the media. In that order.
Anybody who ask for advice nowadays just hasn't been listening.
Be smart, be intelligent and be informed.
Be yourself is about the worst advice you can give to some people.
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.
Consult. To seek another's approval of a course already decided on.
Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
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.
Generally speaking, when a woman offers unsolicited advice or tries to help a man, she has no idea of how critical and unloving he may sound to him.