Some of the best advice I ever received was Man, that was terrible.
- Tom Hanks
Those who try to give us advice on matters of human rights do nothing but provoke an ironic smile among us. We will not permit anyone to interfere in our affairs.
- Konstantin Chernenko
Nothing is less sincere than our mode of asking and giving advice. He who asks seems to have a deference for the opinion of his friend, while he only aims to get approval of his own and make his friend responsible for his action. And he who gives advice repays the confidence supposed to be placed in him by a seemingly disinterested zeal, while he seldom means anything by his advice but his own interest or reputation.
- Francois De La Rochefoucauld
To ask advice is in nine cases out of ten to tout for flattery.
- John Churton Collins
Whatever advice you give, be brief.
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so much as take warning
- Jonathan Swift
Successful men follow the same advice they prescribe for others.
- Author Unknown
The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.