The People Sensible Enough To Give Good Advice Are Usually Sensible Enough To Give None.
The people sensible enough to give
good advice are usually sensible enough to give none.
People smart enough to give good advice are usually smart enough to give none.
Advice is like castor oil, easy enough to give but dreadful uneasy to take. -- Josh Billing
Funny, only sensible people agree with me.
Any government that's strong enough to give the people everything they want is a government that's strong enough to take it away.
No opera plot can be sensible, for in sensible situations people do not sing. --W H Aude
Give a man enough rope, he'll hang himself. Teach a man to make rope, he'll hang other people.
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is absolutely fatal.
-- Oscar Wilde...
Old people like to give good advice, as solace for no longer being able to provide bad examples.
-- Francois, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, "Maxims" 1665...
I always advise people never to give advice. -- P. G. Wodehouse