If you wish good advice, consult an old man

This page is about the saying "If you wish good advice, consult an old man".

Possible interpretation: Old people have a lot of experience. If you want to have good advice or recommendations, ask an old person, not a young one.

Note: wish (verb) = want, desire | advice (noun) = recommendation as to what to do | consult (verb) = ask; go to for advice or information

Quick Quiz:

According to the saying "If you wish good advice, consult an old man",

a. old people need good advice

b. wisdom comes with age

c. old women don't give good advice

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Contributor: Josef Essberger