Every week on The Capital Collective photographer Derek Kennedy takes to the streets to see what the wise people of Dublin have to say for themselves. This week we wanted to know if people could give one piece of advice, what would it be? Some you may agree with, some you may find inspiring, some you may not.
Peter Jones, 67, Cabra
Stop drinking and don't ever use drugs
Eoin Martin, 22, Offaly
It's nice to be important, but important to be nice.
Ciaran Daly, 20, West Meath
When you decide what to do in life, don't think about the money.
Alicja Kosinska, 30, Poland
Always go after your passion.
Hollie Leddy Flood, 23, Drimnagh
This is really funny, because I'm actually writing a blog at the moment that correlates advice from other people and my piece of advice is to be be your own babe!
If you have any pearls of wisdom that you think are worth sharing let us know below...