"We ask advice but we mean approbation."
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"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."
"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice."
"The rich are always advising the poor, but the poor seldom return the compliment."
"We all admire the wisdom of people who come to us for advice."
"Whatever advice you give, be short."
"A good scare is worth more than good advice."
"Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't."
"He who can take advice is sometimes superior to him who can give it."
"Most people who ask for advice from others have already resolved to act as it pleases them."
"Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters."
"Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them."
"Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune."
"He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity"
"Adversities do not make a man frail. They show what sort of man he is."
"Birds sing after a storm; why shouldn't people feel as free to delight in whatever remains to them?"
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