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
I was called by my sovereign and by the voice of the peopletoassist the State when othershad abdicated the service of it.That being so, no one can be surprisedthat I will go on no longer, since my advice is not taken. Being responsible, I will directand will be responsible for nothing that I do not direct.William Pitt the Elder
I beg you listen to this advice When you get wine, be sure to drink it.
Listen carefully, my child, to your master's precepts, and incline the ear of your heart. Receive willingly and carry out effectively your loving father's advice, that by the labor of obedience you may return to Him from whom you had departed by the sloth of disobedience.benedict of nursia
Since becoming a journalist I had often heard the advice to "believe nothing until it has been officially denied".claud cockburn
The Christian message is not an exhortation — "try hard to be good." Good advice, but there is no saving gospel in that.halford e. luccock
What he said was: "You obviously don't know where the bar should be, and you're only going to do a disservice by putting it anywhere." And boy was that good advice. Because what he said was, you obviously don’t know where the bar should be, and you’re only going to do them a disservice by putting it anywhere.randy pausch
If I could only give three words of advice, they would be, "tell the truth." If I got three more words, I'd add: "All the time."randy pausch
The best careers advice to give to the young is "Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it."Katharine Whitehorn
He had only one vanity; he thought he could give advice better than any other person.mark twain
Sometimes economists in official positions give bad advice; sometimes they give very, very bad advice; and sometimes they work at the OECD.paul krugman
We classify ourselves into vocations, each of which either wields some particular tool, or sells it, or repairs it, or sharpens it, or dispenses advice on how to do so; by such division of labors we avoid responsibility for the misuse of any tool save our own. But there is one vocation philosophy which knows that all men, by what they think about and wish for, in effect wield all tools. It knows that men thus determine, by their manner of thinking and wishing, whether it is worthwhile to wield any.aldo leopold
Marx ... died in 1883, at the age of sixty-five, his great work incomplete. Worn out and embittered when a servant asked him whether he had any advice for posterity, he roared: "Go on, get out! Last words are for fools who haven't said enough."karl marx
My advice to all who have the time or inclination to concern themselves with the international language movement would be: 'Back Esperanto loyally.'j. r. r. tolkien
“Now it seems that Roger has once more taken up with Miss Roswyn. I can’t say that I approve, but he has not troubled to ask my advice.” She heaved a sigh. “But I am sure that the world will never go precisely to my liking.” “Does it for anyone?” asked Bernard Bickel with good-natured cynicism. “Probably not, and I must reconcile myself to the fact.”jack vance
Most men give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain.
The Christian message is not an exhortation "try hard to be good." Good advice, but there is no saving gospel in that.
The G?t? was not preached either as a pastime for persons tired out after living a worldly life in the pursuit of selfish motives nor as a preparatory lesson for living such worldly life; but in order to give philosophical advice as to how one should live his worldly life with an eye to Release ( mok?a ) and as to the true duty of human beings in worldly life.
An alert and learned man will take advice from any event.
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.
Too often critics seem more intent on seeking new ways to alter Congress than to truly learn how it functions. They might well profit from the advice of Thomas Huxley, who said a century ago: "Sit down before facts as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion or you shall learn nothing."
Oh, now someone wants advice from the redshirt, huh? Well
Next time you have a chance to kill someone, don't hesitate. [John McClane: Thanks for the advice!]
That which brought me into the capacity I now stand in, was the Petition and advice given me by you, who, in reference to the ancient Constitution, did draw me here to accept the place of Protector. There is not a man living can say I sought it, no not a man, nor woman, treading upon English ground.Oliver Cromwell
advice: don't embarrass your bargaining partner by forcing him or her to make all the concessions.howard raiffa