a fool may give a wise man counsel

a fool may give a wise man counsel

Do not be overconfident in others' advice. I know you hold Bill in high esteem, but I don't think you should do as he suggested. Just keep in mind that a fool may give a wise man counsel. You're a bright kid, so it's about time you learned the truth—you shouldn't blindly follow your parents' advice. Remember: a fool may give a wise man counsel. I know that a fool may give a wise man counsel, but my Uncle Jack runs a wildly successful company—I think he knows what he's talking about when it comes to business.
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