The internet may not always be the most friendly place, but it can still serve as a source of wisdom. Here, 8 reddit users share the best advice they’ve ever gotten. Read and learn.

1. “Your success in life is largely dependent on how many uncomfortable conversations you’re willing to have.”the_krug 

2. “Sometimes the best way to solve your own problems is to help someone else.” Drakon519 

3. “In order to get something you never had, you have to do something you’ve never done.” – PM_ME_ANIMAL_FACTS

4. “Once you learn something, no one can take it away from you.” mizredds

5. “Every person you meet has lived an entire life before that moment.” – ArtisaNap

6. “Don’t worry about controlling your emotions. Control your actions.”– gegenbesuch

7. “We judge ourselves based on our thoughts. The world judges us based on our actions.” – AtropineBelladonna

8. “Never be too proud to sweep the floors.” Yownine

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