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"Asking for financial advice from a financial planner is like asking a barber if you need a hair cut." - Warren Buffett

"I would never offer advice without the person asking for it. I, in general, don't believe in giving advice, actually, as a human being I don't." - Joan Chen

"Actors don't generally go asking other actors for advice too much, but I'll take suggestions wherever I can." - Matt Dillon

"I see a lot of that on Tumblr - people asking advice from people they don't know. That's so odd to me. Asking an anonymous person for advice seems very odd." - Chris Black

"I think every year, my role changes. And I am an open house for advice, for anyone to use. It's just a matter of asking questions." - John Cena

"Asking for advice is an act of humility.... The act alone says, "I need you." The decision maker and the adviser are pushed into a closer relationship." - Dennis Bakke

"I remember the first time Dakota asked me for fashion advice about what to put with what. I was like, My big sister is asking me?" - Elle Fanning

"I asked people who have already finished books for advice, which is akin to asking a mother with a four-year-old what childbirth is like." - Amy Poehler

"I remember the first time Dakota asked me for fashion advice about what to put with what. I was like, 'My big sister is asking me?'" - Elle Fanning

"The idea of 'advice,' in terms of telling people advice or asking people for advice, has become not comprehensible to me, to a certain degree, due to feeling, like, for something to be accurately defined as 'good' or 'bad,' I would want to know the context, goal, perspective for it." - Tao Lin

"Asking Senator Fulbright's advice on foreign policy is like asking the Boston Strangler to massage your neck." - Spiro T Agnew

"You cannot have good architecture merely by asking people's advice on occasion. All good architecture is the expression of national life and character; and it is produced by a prevalent and eager national taste, or desire for beauty." - John Ruskin

"I get emails from strangers every day asking for love advice, which is kind of counter-intuitive since I'm making a movie about what an idiot I am with relationships." - Davy Rothbart

"After all, there's only one answer to be made to the young fellow who is asking constantly for advice as to how to hit. The answer is: Pick out a good one and sock it!" - Babe Ruth

"I get some female attention from fans, but mostly it's people asking for advice about a situation with their ex or their boyfriend, so it's not all love letters and fan mail!" - Matthew Hussey

"After all, there's only one aswer to be made to the young fellow who is asking constantly for advice as to how to hit. The answer is: "Pick out a good one and sock it!" - Babe Ruth

"Now I'll give you some advice, since you been asking for it. Happiness is like them plants you been yapping about. Sometimes it's growing right in your own backyard and you don't even know it." - Cathie Pelletier

"I will say this: one of the things that is a pain when you're expecting children is how much advice unsolicited people give you when you're not asking for it." - Matthew Mcconaughey

"Is it not better to fail after asking advice than to risk acting on our own?" - Vincent de Paul

"Asking for advice about what you should write is a little like asking for help getting dressed. I can you tell you what I think looks good, but you have to wear it. And as every fashion victim knows, very few people look good in everything." - Betsy Lerner

"Nothing is less sincere than our mode of asking and giving advice. He who asks seems to have a deference for the opinion of his friend, while he only aims to get approval of his own and make his friend responsible for his action. And he who gives advice repays the confidence supposed to be placed in him by a seemingly disinterested zeal, while he seldom means anything by his advice but his own interest or reputation." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"I lay very little stress either upon asking or giving advice. Generally speaking, they who ask advice know what they wish to do, and remain firm to their intentions. A man may allow himself to be enlightened on various points, even upon matters of expediency and duty; but, after all, he must determine his course of action, for himself." - Wilhelm Von Humboldt

"All giving is asking, and all asking is an asking for love." - Sigmund Freud

"Got everything I'm asking for but you." - Drake

"I appreciate folks asking for my autograph." - Wolfman Jack

"One of the side-effects of having your work appear in a public forum such as this is that people often email me asking for advice on how to break into writing, presumably figuring that if a drooling gum-brain like me can scrape a living witlessly pawing at a keyboard, there's hope for anyone." - Charlie Brooker

"As far as we were concerned, we were operators, we were administrators. I don't ever recall going to Dean Acheson and asking for any counsel or advice on administration, but I had the greatest respect for him, as I have today." - Paul Hoffman

"Giving free advice is a sad waste of effort. In the first place, no man will act upon it unless he is already inclined to do so. Secondly, when a man lays his case before you, the idea that he is asking your advice is a polite fabrication. He merely is suggesting that he is doing so, while as a fact his real object is to acquaint you with his personal activity. He wants to talk to somebody, being a natural gossip or gadder, and he plays upon your propensity for "giving advice" in order to get an audience." - William H. McMaster

"I'm not asking for forever, Tamani said. Yet. I'm just asking for a moment." - Aprilynne Pike

"I'm not asking for more entitlement programs; I'm asking for more enterprise." - Van Jones

"I have never heard a dancer asking for advice about how to stay focused on her footwork, or a painter complaining about the dull day-to-day task of painting. What task worth doing isn't worth daily effort? Do you think Michelangelo was having fun the whole time he was on his back painting the Sistine Chapel's ceiling." - Ursula K Le Guin

"I lean on a lot of drivers. I have a dirt racing background so I gravitate towards asking for advice from drivers who also dirt race, people like Clint Bowyer since dirt racers seem to have a similar driving style and like the car set up similarly." - Austin Dillon

"Don't bother asking God for answers about life. Most likely you're asking the wrong questions." - Josh Kilmer-Purcell

"There are two things which a man should scrupulously avoid: giving advice that he would not follow, and asking advice when he is determined to pursue his own opinion." - Norm Macdonald

"My advice is don't keep asking yourself if you can do something. Just get out there and do it. You can really surprise yourself." - Roz Savage

"Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve." - Mika Brzezinski

"I have tried raising money by asking for it, and by not asking for it. I always got more by asking for it." - Millard Fuller

"Never take advice from anyone in a tie. They'll bankrupt you. Don't ask a general for advice on war, and don't ask a broker for advice on money." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"All I'm asking for is what I want." - Rickey Henderson

"We keep asking for answers; God keeps sending us people." - Bob Goff

"It's asking for trouble to listen to music alone." - Janice Galloway

"That comes too late that comes for the asking." - Seneca the Younger

"Prayer is asking for guidance. Meditation is listening to it." - Sonia Choquette

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the best possible." - Giovanni Niccolini

"Pain is a message asking for our help." - Gerald Epstein

"Many things are lost for want of asking." - George Herbert

"They don't know that I'm already asking for the moon." - Suzanne Collins

"The Chinese in this country aren't asking for integration." - Malcolm X

"By asking for the impossible we obtain the possible." - Proverbs

"Fear is just your feelings asking for a hug." - Danielle Sanchez-Witzel

"You create your opportunities by asking for them." - Shakti Gawain

"Think carefully before asking for justice. Mercy might be safer." - Mason Cooley

"I can be unbearable sometimes asking for so many takes." - Alejandro Gonzalez Inarri

"I'm not asking people to feel sorry for me." - Jack Abramoff

"A writer who isn't writing is asking for trouble." - Walter Kirn

"Anybody who ask for advice nowadays just hasn't been listening." - Anonymous

"Always ask for advice but never take it." - Gustav Holst

"Successful men follow the same advice they prescribe for others." - Anonymous

"I don't give my advice unless it's asked for." - Blythe Danner

"Ask Mother for advice on breaking into show business." - Jack Davenport

"I have no advice for anyone on how to live." - Abbas Kiarostami

"Use your internal grandmother for guidance and advice." - Sark

"It's always fun when people ask you for advice." - Carine Roitfeld

"I don't ask other artists for too much advice." - Blake Shelton

"If I'm in a slump, I ask myself for advice." - Ichiro Suzuki

"That's my advice for indie filmmakers: Marry a supermodel." - Edward Burns

"Those who are asking for more government interference are asking ultimately for more compulsion and less freedom." - Ludwig Von Mises

"My grandpa always said asking a question is embarrassing for a moment, but not asking is embarrassing for a lifetime." - Haruki Murakami

"I will be asking for forgiveness, but hopefully I won't have to be asking for much forgiveness." - Donald Trump

"People have been asking me, "What advice do you have for young writers?" I tell them: a) get off social media; b) don't ask your friends what they think about your work or your ideas. You need to focus and be insane within yourself to build your sandcastle. The mind is so malleable and you need to have a steel trap around it, at least while you're working on something." - Ottessa Moshfegh

"Why do leaders fail? Isolation and inability to learn. They are afraid to express doubt, admit vulnerability or seek advice from subordinates. Leaders must actively work to seek feedback and a reality check. They must be open to asking questions and framing issues. As the world becomes more complex and global, the risk of isolation becomes greater. The need for leaders to be open to learning becomes greater. Great leaders will need to ask the right questions and balance inquiry with advocacy." - Robert S. Kaplan

"Many a man wins glory for prudence by seeking advice, then seeking advice as to what advice would be best to take, and finally following appetite." - Austin O'Malley

"One of the best aids to freedom is asking God for a lot of help-and asking often." - Joyce Meyer

"Prayer is not asking for what you think you want, but asking to be changed in ways you can't imagine." - Kathleen Norris

"I've always been the go-to girl for all of my girlfriends in terms of relationship advice or clothing advice." - Molly Ringwald

"Go to friends for advice, woman for love, strangers for charity and relatives for nothing." - Anonymous

"The player may experiment about with his swing, his grip, his stance. It is only when he begins asking his caddie's advice that he is getting on dangerous ground." - Charles Walter Simpson

"Aristotle turns out to be an extremely practical guide for those asking such personally profound questions, like: What should I do next to find meaning and fulfillment in the next stage of my life?. He offers timeless advice to business people who want to be successful both at work and in their private lives. For example, he shows how business leaders can create successful organizations and, at the same time, behave ethically. Come to think of it, the CEO of Wal-Mart should study Aristotle!" - James O'Toole

"It is really not so repulsive to see the poor asking for money as to see the rich asking for more money. And advertisement is the rich asking for more money." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Are you a politician asking what your country can do for you or a zealous one asking what you can do for your country?" - Khalil Gibran

"Asking an incumbent member of Congress to vote for term limits is a bit like asking a chicken to vote for Colonel Sanders." - Bob Inglis

"Asking the government to help you for short periods of time is different than asking the government to take care of you for the rest of your life." - Donna Shalala

"Often when we ask for advice, we don't really want advice-we want someone to say "That's great! Go for it!"" - Chris Guillebeau

"Asking for help with shame says: You have the power over me. Asking with condescension says: I have the power over you. But asking for help with gratitude says: We have the power to help each other." - Amanda Palmer

"I encourage film students who are interested in cinematography to study sculpture, paintings, music, writing and other arts. Filmmaking consists of all the arts combined. Students are always asking me for advice, and I tell them that they have to be enthusiastic, because it's hard work. The only way to enjoy it is to be totally immersed. If you don't get involved on that level, it could be a very miserable job. I only have one regret about my career: I'm sorry that we are not making silent movies any more. That is the purest art form I can imagine." - Vilmos Zsigmond

"In school, we're rewarded for having the answer, not for asking a good question." - Richard Saul Wurman

"Lose not thy own for want of asking for it; it will get thee no thanks." - Thomas Fuller

"Lose not thine own for want of asking for it; 'twill get thee no thanks." - Thomas Fuller

"Looking for love is like asking for a new point of departure ... another chance in life." - Zelda Fitzgerald

"Is it common for people to become a pothead at 40? Asking for myself." - Gary Gulman

"For me, being vulnerable is asking for help from other people whatever it may be." - Mason Jennings

"Agents are still asking for millions of dollars for actors that don't sell one ticket." - Uwe Boll

"I refused David Letterman's proposal of marriage for obvious reasons, but thanks for asking." - Teri Garr

"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice." - Saul Bellow

"I don't think I'd give advice. That never pays off. That's always a bad idea. If they follow your advice and it doesn't work out, or if they don't follow your advice, somehow you're on the hook for it." - Tracy Letts

"I never give advice unless someone asks me for it. One thing I've learned, and possibly the only advice I have to give, is to not be that person giving out unsolicited advice based on your own personal experience." - Taylor Swift

"The Gospel is good news not good advice. Advice = what we should do. News = report of what was done for us." - Timothy Keller

"Every friend of Syria is looking for peaceful solution, and we are convinced about that. We have this advice, and without this advice we are convinced about it." - Bashar al-Assad

"For you to ask advice on the rules of love is no better than to ask advice on the rules of madness." - Terence

"I don't have advice for people on how to dress. People should dress based on what they find beautiful. My best advice: Keep your clothes clean." - Mos Def

"When a man comes to me for advice, I find out the kind of advice he wants, and I give it to him." - Josh Billings

"A friend who offers help without asking for explanations is a treasure beyond price" - Robert A Heinlein

"The world has kissed my Soul with its pain, asking for its return in Songs." - Rabindranath Tagore

"If you even think about asking Harry Potter for an autograph, your day ends right now." - Jasper Fforde

"What is school for? If you're not asking that, you're wasting time and money." - Seth Godin

"Can I cut off your head?" "Are you asking for my permission?" - Amanda Hocking

"A man asking for help ought to at least give directions." - Barbara Mertz

"Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart: How to Know for Sure You Are Saved" - J. D. Greear

"Forever," he vowed, still a little staggered. "That's all I'm asking for," I said," - Stephenie Meyer

"Life, nature and God always answer, 'Yes,' to you. What are you asking for?" - Mark Victor Hansen

"You already gave me forever, Aislinn. I'm asking for a chance at right now." - Melissa Marr

"Prayer is asking for rain and faith is carrying the umbrella." - Barbara Johnson

"I have never been disappointed upon asking microorganisms for whatever I wanted." - Kinichiro Sakaguchi

"The Lord never tires of forgiving. It is we who tire of asking for forgiveness." - Pope Francis

"Getting your news from Twitter is like asking a cat for directions." - Andy Borowitz

"You're asking for trouble, Hannagan," he growls. "And you would be....?" Janie asks. She giggles. "Trouble." - Lisa McMann

"Anyone know if the shuttles to Hell will have Wifi? Asking for a friend." - Jim Gaffigan

"Healing takes time, and asking for help is a courageous step." - Mariska Hargitay

"Asking God for a specific thing will amount to limiting God to a specific answer." - T. B. Joshua

"Try asking sometime. Not all women will stand for that 50 Shades crap, you know." - Jill Shalvis

"According to my daughters, my most irritating habit is asking for cups of tea." - Neil Gaiman

"If you believe you are guilty and deserve to be punished, you are asking for it!" - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"Instead of asking for help, I just dig in and do everything myself." - Klayton

"What counts is knowing who you want to be and asking for it." - Bruce Wilkinson

"Begging for acknowledgment, or even asking, diminishes dignity and diminishes power." - Will Smith

"It was like I was asking for attention, but I didn't really want attention." - Bradford Cox

"[Asking for directions, 'How do you get to Carnegie Hall?':] Practice, practice." - Saying

"Asking for money is better over coffee than over a computer." - Jeff Henderson

"a constant process of giving and receiving - of asking for and receiving help." - Keith Ferrazzi

"Instead of asking for something, we can just be the thing itself." - Joe Vitale

"You will receive everything you need when you stop asking for what you do not need" - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"Asking a sociologist to solve a problem is like prescribing an enema for diarrhea." - Saul Alinsky

"Sometimes you ask God for something and you don't know what you're asking." - Mahalia Jackson

"A creationist can embarrass an evolutionist by asking for a definition of species." - Walter Lang

"Love is... never asking for more than you are prepared to give." - Kim Casali

"I'm just waiting for people to start asking me to make the rain disappear." - David Copperfield

"If you don't fix latent failures in your system, you're asking for trouble." - John Gould

"My hair is such a statement that it's like a neon sign asking for trouble." - Natasha Lyonne

"Desire is a bonfire that burns with greater fury, asking for more fuel..." - Sathya Sai Baba

"I'm just a simple man standing alone with my old brushes, asking God for inspiration." - Peter Paul Rubens

"Selling is nothing more than asking questions and waiting for an answer." - Jack White

"When the press began asking me for interviews, I freaked out. My instinct is to hide." - Shonda Rhimes

"I speak relatively little, except when I'm at home and I'm asking for things." - Roger Moore

"When women talk about their feelings, they're not asking for solutions." - Nick Nolte

"I was actually looking for answers where I kept asking myself - what am I doing?" - Emmitt Smith

"I'm constantly asking for alternative views on most things that come to me." - Paul Wolfowitz

"There's the moon asking to stay long enough for the clouds to fly me away" - Jeff Buckley

"No decisions should ever be made without asking the question, is this for the common good?" - Michael Moore

"Asking for forgiveness is just one of the most painful kind of experiences." - Nick Nolte

"It is very important for young people keep their sense of wonder and keep asking why." - Stephen Hawking



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