Giving advice is sometimes only showing our wisdom at the expense of others.
For the advice in a joke is sometimes more useful than the most serious teaching.- Baltasar Gracián
The best way to succeed in this world is to act on the advice you give to others.- Napoleon Hill
The greatest invention in the world is the mind of a child.- Thomas Alva Edison
A word to the wise ain't necessary, it's the stupid ones who need the advice.- Bill Cosby
We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand.- Randy Pausch
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|Birth:||26th February, 1671|
|Death:||4th February, 1713|
|Profession:||Philosopher, Politician, Writer|
Anthony Shaftesbury was born at Exeter House in London, the grandson of Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury and son of Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 2nd Earl of Shaftesbury. His mother was Lady Dorothy Manners, daughter of John Manners, 8th Earl of Rutland. According to a story told by the third earl, the marriage was negotiated by John Locke, who was a trusted friend of the first earl. The second Lord Shaftesbury has been traditionally, and possibly unfairly, regarded to have been both physically and mentally inadequate, although the letters sent by a youthful third earl to both his parents reveal a rather more complex picture, not least the emotional manipulation attempted by his mother in refusing to see her son unless he cut off all ties to his father.
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