You can lead a horse to water but you can’t make it drink.
That saying dates back to 1175. It dates all the way back to the twelfth century and yet it will always be true.
It never ceases to amaze me how you can tell people and show them what they are doing isn’t the best course of action, yet just like children they refuse to listen or believe what you are saying. They refuse your advice until they walk off the cliff and hit the ground hard.
We all ignore prudent and helpful advice throughout our lives. Sometimes we may not believe the person giving the advice knows what they are talking about.
We have all had bad experiences because we relied on bad advice. Continue reading