I think it’s always important to listen to the advice that people dish out to you, because never know when certain words of wisdom will pop up again later down the line and make perfect sense.

So keep your ears open, my friends!

Folks shared the surprisingly useful advice that they’ve received in their lives.

Let’s see what they had to say.

1. Don’t even think about it.

It’s not worth your time!

2. Sleep on it.

Always a good idea.

3. Forgive and forget.

Liberate yourself!

4. I love this.

Your grandad was right on the money.

5. Amen to this one!

Keep it to yourself.

6. Don’t be that person.

Never a good idea.

7. Dad is a smart guy.

Words of wisdom!

8. Some good advice right here.

Listen up!

9. Go easy on yourself.

And give yourself a break!

10. Goodbye and good luck.

Don’t waste your time.

11. Get started today!

Better late than never!

Have you ever received any surprisingly useful advice?

If so, tell us all about it in the comments.

We’d love to hear from you!