Pauline Phillips was a famous advice columnist known for her super-creative writing skills. In the beginning of her career, she worked as an advice columnist at ‘The Chicago Times’. After a short span of time, she was hired by the ‘San Francisco Chronicle’ where she came up with her most notable column ‘Dear Abby’. She turned it into a huge success by perfectly tackling serious issues with humor. This gave her instant fame and she is believed to have responded to more than 9000 letters during her initial days. Her growing popularity compelled her to hire a big team of email readers and writers to reply to the huge number of letters. She was so passionate about her work that she used to personally reply to letters on serious topics like homosexuality, sexual malice, and domestic violence and even cared to call the readers if they were suicidal. This made her 'the most widely read and most quoted woman in the world”. Her column was published in more than a 1000 newspapers all over the world having a massive base of readers. While working as a columnist, she was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Whatever she has said or written has become quite famous as her quotes and thoughts and is quoted extensively. Her thoughts and quotations tackled the most serious and sensitive topics in a lighter tone. Here are few of the most thought-provoking quotations and sayings by Pauline Phillips that will draw a smile on your face.