We also know that Julian too received frequent visitors, as is attested by the autobiography of another fervent Christian of her time, Margery Kempe, who went to Norwich in 1413 to receive advice on her spiritual life
The first advice I have to give the party is that it should clean its slate.Archibald Primrose
Boys flying kites haul in their white winged birds; You can't do that way when you're flying words. "Careful with fire," is good advice we know "Careful with words," is ten times doubly so. Thoughts unexpressed may sometimes fall back dead; But God Himself can't kill them when they're said.will carleton
To me and many rescued children, Irena Sendlerowa is a third mother. Good, wise, kind, always accepting, she shares our happiness and worries. We drop in for Irena's advice when life presents us with difficulties.Elzbieta Ficowska
We must be very careful when we give advice to younger people: sometimes they follow it!
[Malipiero's advice to Casanova.] If you wish your audience to cry, you must shed tears yourself, but if you wish to make them laugh you must contrive to look as serious as a judge.giacomo casanova
The artist may rightly venture the opinion that he does not convey ideas, does not preach, nor that he intents to convert people by using mass communication techniques... Better than handing out all kinds of wise advice, he could show life itself; he could awake forces lying dormant in everybody, he could launch an invitation to create direct and personal experiences.antoni tàpies
I have heard that Otaké of the Seventh Rank and Wu of the sixth rank once went to a clairvoyant and asked for advice on how to win. The proper method, said the man, was to lose all awareness of self while awaiting an adversary's play. [...] While waiting for a play he [Onoda of the Sixth Rank] would sit quietly with his eyes closed. He explained that he was ridding himself of the desire to win.
The worst men often give the best advice. Our deeds are sometimes better than our thoughts.philip james bailey
My advice to people today is as follows: If you take the game of life seriously, if you take your nervous system seriously, if you take your sense organs seriously, if you takethe energy processseriously, you must turn on, tune in, and drop out.
An alert and learned man will take advice from any event.ali ibn abi talib
It is every man's own fault if he does not take such advice as will be sure to lead him right.william henry ashurst
Dying is a very dull, dreary affair. And my advice to you is to have nothing whatever to do with it.
I daresay one profits more by the mistakes one makes off one's own bat than by doing the right thing on somebody's else advice.
"The PP has spent 3 years thinking about the election (in 2008), but I think that one has to give them some advice: to prepare themselves to carry on thinking, but about the election in 2012."josé luis rodríguez zapatero
I have found the best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.harry s. truman
A leader must have the courage to act against an expert's advice.james callaghan
He was a quiet, gentle man, a man who loved peace (his country had suffered much from the wars of his predecessor), he behaved graciously toward everyone, humble and great alike. Never high-handed, he always sought advice in the kingdom’s affairs from serious, experienced people. Just why his nephew killed him was never precisely explained.constantine p. cavafy
After Mitt Romney said it would be naive to go into Pakistan to pursue the terrorists, it took President Obama, against the advice of many, to give that order and finally rid this earth of Osama bin Laden. Ask Osama bin Laden if he is better off now than he was four years ago!john kerry
Would not the German princes at least intercede with Philip? Would they hinder the passage of the royal mercenaries from Germany? Saxony, Hesse, Wurtemburg, and the rest offer excellent advice, to beware of Philip, not to drive him to extremity, to avoid outrages.william the silent
What the world wants iz [sic] good examples, not so mutch advice; advice may be wrong, but examples prove themselves.josh billings
What the world wants iz [sic] good examples, not so mutch advice; advice may be wrong, but examples prove themselves.
Socrates gave a lot of advice, and he was given Hemlock to drink.
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is absolutely fatal.
advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.
advice is given freely because so much of it is worthless.