The 21-year-old influencer posted a video on the social media site, revealing the wise words she received from a "very inspirational woman," after her parents were jailed for paying a $500,000 (£370,000) bribe to falsely designate their daughters as recruits to the University of Southern California (USC) crew team - even though neither ever participated in the sport.
"We were talking about being publicly shamed and I was like, 'Well, my situation doesn't even compare, I'm not even going to start to compare it to yours,' " she recalled.
"And she looked at me and said, 'Olivia, it doesn't matter if I'm drowning in 60 ft of water and you're drowning in 30, we're both still drowning.' "
Olivia added, "I think about that quote every day because it's so true and such a bigger message to our world right now. I think we're all very quick to judge. I think we're all very quick to put people down."
"It's important for people to know if your feelings are hurting (and) if they're valid to you, they're valid," she continued. "It doesn't matter if someone is going through worse, you're allowed to have a hard time in this world."
"But that doesn't take away from somebody else, and that shouldn't take away from you. We're all human beings."
"Fuller House" star Lori was released from federal prison after completing a two-month sentence, while Massimo is currently still serving his five-month sentence.