It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers.
To attempt to advise conceited people is like whistling against the wind.
There are distinct duties of a poet laureate. I plan a reading series at the Library of Congress and advise the librarian. The rest is how I want to promote poetry.
One can advise comfortably from a safe port.
If I have to advise our brothers in France, I’ll tell them one thing – move to Israel, as early as possible. I say that to Jews all around the world, but there I think it’s a must and they have to move immediately.