14 Pieces Of Advice That Are Actually Terrible

Some advice: don't follow other people's advice. Inspired by this Reddit thread.

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1. "If you want to be successful, go to college."

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Here's the thing: some people are great at college — it makes them better. But some people aren't meant for college.

Oh, and just for fun, here are some folks who never went to college and turned out OK: Abraham Lincoln, Walt Disney, Rachael Ray, Simon Cowell, and John D. Rockefeller.

2. “Just be yourself.”

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Yes, you should absolutely be true to yourself. But there is a time and place for things, and not everyone can handle your impression of Lil Bub. (Not everyone is as cool as you.)

14. "Honesty is the best policy."

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You can honestly tell me when I've left the coffee pot on, and might burn the house down. But honestly, don't tell me that I look fat in this dress. I just don't want to know.