You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink

Meaning :
You can offer something to someone, like good advice, but you cannot make them take it.

Example :
“I did my best to convince my friend to not marry the two-timer, but she won’t listen. I guess you can only lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink.”

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