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An outlook we should use towards life itself. Good advice.

“Seaward ho! Hang the treasure! It’s the glory of the sea that has turned my head.”
Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island

Advice-whether you want it or not.

Good advice is always certain to be ignored, but that’s no reason not to give it. -Agatha Christie

Advice from my acting days

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Advice from Seussville

The more that you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. -I Can Read With My Eyes Shut by Dr. Seuss 

Dr. Seuss always, ALWAYS gives us advice to use curiously so. And oh, the places you will go.

 

There are so many things you can learn about, but
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.

Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut

The Caged Bird Writer reminds us often of advice we all should remember…

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.”

Maya Angelou

Books to read and gather advice-Bronte never fails

“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

—Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

Bronte offers up advice on nearly every page.

“I would always rather be happy than dignified.” Bronte always offers advice, whether you are looking for some or not!

 

Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre

For many of us, our first chapter book advice came from a spider and a pig!

“‘Why did you do all this for me?’ he asked. ‘I don’t deserve it. I’ve never done anything for you.’ ‘You have been my friend,’ replied Charlotte. ‘That in itself is a tremendous thing.'”

Wilbur and Charlotte, our most beloved first reads into what friendship is all about!!!

-E.B. White, Charlotte’s Web

Tolkien gives us life advice

“All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, a light from the shadows shall spring; renenwed shall be blade that was broken, the crownless again shall be king.”

J.R.R. Tolkien from the book,  The Fellowship of the Ring