Practice what you preach
Do yourself what you advise others to do.
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As a means of preventing tooth decay in those cities that do fluoridate, the practice certainly looks like a success.
Back in New York, the slow pace and inward focus of her yoga practice was less fulfilling.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The men use the dolls to practice the basics of caring for babies.
At Christianity Today, Peter Chin claims Christians should preach peace instead of bogging down in the particulars of race.
But in 1969, a longstanding practice was challenged—its ban on women.
Many so-called "humming tones" are given for practice, but in accepting them observe whether the foregoing principle is obeyed.
Selections for practice should be chosen which contain much variety of thought and feeling and are smooth in movement.
In connection with this step the practice of melodies is useful, if one has musical taste.
In practice we find a good deal of technical study comes into the college stage.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
It is clear, therefore, that the reserve reduction contemplated by the act will not be realized in practice.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
Other Idioms and Phrases with Practice what you preach
Behave as you would have others behave, as in You keep telling us to clean up, but I wish you'd practice what you preach. This idiom expresses an ancient idea but appeared in this precise form only in 1678. Also see do as I say.