The world is full of people giving good advice to others, but I have thought we should all be better off if we would advise ourselves more, and others less. If I could take the good advice I am capable of giving, I should have no occasion to accept it from others.
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Source Notes: The Story of a Country Town (chapter 10, "Jo Erring Makes a Full Confession") (1883).
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