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15 Pieces Of Wisdom From Top Gun

We're going to go out on a limb here and suggest that you're not a fighter pilot. And, even if you are, you probably won't recall the pearls of wisdom from this particular online feature while you're in the heat of a dogfight over the South China Sea.

Fortunately - and we're not willing to debate this - the advice hidden in the script to Tony Scott's 1986 classic can be applied to to your every day life. For example, just switch the word 'Maverick' for 'mortgage' and 'Iceman' for 'Insurance' for sound financial pointers..

(Images: Rex & YouTube)

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