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
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.
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
When Mussolini decided on war he did not take my advice or that of any other Army chief. In August 1939 the Duce had not been so sure about the invincibility of the Germans, and he told us that he had sought to persuade Hitler not to act.pietro badoglio
"And 'speak truth unto power'? What does this mean? It means giving your best advice to superiors based on the best information available and objective analysis even when you know it may not be music to their ears."anson chan
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.
Ask a woman's advice, and, whate'er she advise,Do the very reverse and you're sure to be wise.thomas moore
"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 think sir, since you care for the advice of an old man, sir, you will find it a very good practise, always to verify your references, sir!martin joseph routh
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
The Book of Job is advice on how to live in terms of the absolute power of nature. Leviathan is advice on how to live in terms of the absolute power of the state.donald phillip verene
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
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
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
Working with a great director is wonderful for an actor because it means that you're not forced to take the advice of an idiot.klaus kinski
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
When we want to do something while unconsciously certain to fail, we seek advice so we can blame someone else for the failure.nassim nicholas taleb
What the world wants iz [sic] good examples, not so mutch advice; advice may be wrong, but examples prove themselves.
We must be very careful when we give advice to younger people: sometimes they follow it!
I'm not great at the advice. Can I interest you in a sarcastic comment?Chandler Bing
That it is unwise to be heedless ourselves while we are giving advice to others, I will show in a few lines.
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 a dangerous gift, even from the wise to the wise, and all courses may run ill.