Maxioms Pet

X
  •   4  /  20  

    Ah, gentle dames! it gars we greet,
    To think how mony consels sweet,
    How mony lengthened, sage advices,
    The husband frae the wife despises.

Share to:

You May Also Like   /   View all maxioms

  ( comments )
  21  /  20  

Here comes a man of comfort, whose advice
Hath often stilled my brawling discontent.

Here comes a man of comfort, whose advice
Hath often stilled my brawling discontent.

by William Shakespeare Found in: Advice Quotes,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  15  /  32  

The secret counsels of princes are a troublesome burden to such
as have only to execute them.
[Fr., read more

The secret counsels of princes are a troublesome burden to such
as have only to execute them.
[Fr., C'est une importune garde, du secret des princes, a qui
n'en que faire.]

  ( comments )
  4  /  17  

The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is read more

The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.

  ( comments )
  12  /  14  

My advice to those who think they have to take off their clothes to be a star is, once you're read more

My advice to those who think they have to take off their clothes to be a star is, once you're boned, what's left to create the illusion? Let 'em wonder. I never believed in givin' them too much of me.

by Mae West Found in: Advice Quotes,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  11  /  19  

We hate those who will not take our advice, and despise them who do.

We hate those who will not take our advice, and despise them who do.

by Henry Wheeler Shaw Found in: Advice Quotes,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  22  /  36  

Take the first advice of a woman and not the second.
[Lat., Primo dede mulieris consilio, secundo noli.]

Take the first advice of a woman and not the second.
[Lat., Primo dede mulieris consilio, secundo noli.]

  ( comments )
  17  /  18  

We give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain.

We give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain.

  ( comments )
  15  /  16  

He who can take advice is sometimes superior to him who can give it.

He who can take advice is sometimes superior to him who can give it.

by Karl Von Knebel Found in: Advice Quotes,
Share to:
  ( comments )
  15  /  16  

Giving advice to a stupid man is like giving salt to a squirrel.

Giving advice to a stupid man is like giving salt to a squirrel.

Maxioms Web Pet