"We give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain."
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"To listen to some devout people, one would imagine that God never laughs."
"The worst men often give the best advice."
"Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one."
"Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom."
"A fool think he needs no advice, but a wise man listens to others. [Proverbs 12:15]"
"Consult. To seek another's approval of a course already decided on."
"Advice is like castor oil, easy to give, but dreadful to take."
"Talk that does not end in any kind of action is better suppressed altogether."
"Let no man under value the price of a virtuous woman's counsel."
"Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least."
"In those days he was wiser than he is now -- he used frequently to take my advice."
"To profit from good advice requires more wisdom than to give it."
"Never claim as a right what you can ask as a favor."
"We ask advice but we mean approbation."
"A word to the wise isn't necessary, it is the stupid ones who need all the advice."
"There is hardly a man on earth who will take advice unless he is certain that it is positively bad."
"Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it."
"When in doubt, don't."
"When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies."
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