Never Ask A Question Of A Witness If You Don't Already Know The Answer. -- Old Adage
Never ask a question of a witness if you don't already know the answer.
-- Old Adage
If you know the answer to a question, don't ask. -- Petersen Nesbi
Never ask a question unless the answer makes a difference.
There is a saying among trial lawyers: "Never ask a question unless you are already SURE of the answer.
For Dungeon Masters/Game Masters that should be Never roll the dice unless you're sure the outcome is acceptable....
How will you know the answer to that question if you don't ask me out loud?
Never ask a question unless the answer makes a difference. -- Anon.
If you were to ask me this question, what would my answer be?
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer and wish we didn't. -- Erica Mann Jong
Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't." -- Erica Jong
Abbott's Admonitions: 1: If you have to ask, you're not entitled to know.
2: If you don't like the answer, you shouldn't have asked the question....