Quotations on Consideration
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During consideration in the Education and the Workforce Committee this year, Democrats and Republicans worked constructively together to improve the delivery of Head Start services to the target populations.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Education, Committee, Consideration, Democrats, Republicans)
If we allow the consideration of heathen morality and heathen religion to absolve us from the duty of preaching the gospel we are really deposing Christ from His throne in our own souls.
- Roland Allen
(Keywords: Religion, Morality, Christ, Consideration, Duty, Preaching)
The design of Rhetoric is to remove those Prejudices that lie in the way of Truth, to Reduce the Passions to the Government of Reasons; to place our Subject in a Right Light, and excite our Hearers to a due consideration of it.
- Mary Astell
(Keywords: Design, Government, Truth, Lie, Consideration, Light, Rhetoric, Right)
Eulogy. Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead.
- Ambrose Bierce
(Keywords: Power, Wealth, Consideration, Praise)
The kind of acting I used to enjoy no longer exists because your prime consideration is the budget, running time, the cost - and whether they'll understand it in Milwaukee.
- Dirk Bogarde
(Keywords: Time, Acting, Consideration, Running)
Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
(Keywords: Men, Consideration, Needs)
The World War broke out with such elemental violence, and with such resort to all means for leading or misleading public opinion, that no time was available for reflection and consideration.
- Hjalmar Branting
(Keywords: Time, War, Consideration, Leading, Misleading, Opinion, Public, Public opinion, Reflection, Violence, World, World war)
What remains constant for me, during the last 15 years, has been the conviction that the cold war was a calamity for the entire world, and that it can be justified by no consideration of theory, nor by any supposed national interest.
- Earl Browder
(Keywords: War, Calamity, Consideration, Conviction, Interest, Theory, World, Years)
In our system of democracy, our government works on a system of checks and balances. Instead of stripping power from the courts, I believe we should follow the process prescribed in our Constitution - consideration of a Constitutional amendment.
- Dennis Cardoza
(Keywords: Government, Power, Consideration, Constitution, Democracy)
I would rather the man who presents something for my consideration subject me to a zephyr of truth and a gentle breeze of responsibility rather than blow me down with a curtain of hot wind.
- Grover Cleveland
(Keywords: Truth, Consideration, Man, Responsibility, Wind)
Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity; and let us put aside all selfishness in consideration of language, nationality, or religion.
- John Comenius
(Keywords: Religion, Consideration, End, Humanity, Language, Nationality, Selfishness, Welfare)
So much of our lives is given over to the consideration of our imperfections that there is no time to improve our imaginary virtues. The truth is we only perfect our vices, and man is a worse creature when he dies than he was when he was born.
- Edward Dahlberg
(Keywords: Time, Truth, Consideration, Man, Vices)
From this it follows that con-sideration for other persons or for other living beings is very vital for goodness and want of consideration for other people makes human beings selfish, regardless for other people's good.
- Morarji Desai
(Keywords: People, Consideration, Goodness, Living, Want)
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
(Keywords: Men, Peace, Consideration, Cooperation, Dawn, Force, Justice)
As far as Iraq is concerned, let's not forget what the UNSCR is about, that the main consideration in Iraq is that there is a leader who has been developing weapons of mass destruction, and has been violating UN resolutions for over a decade.
- Donald Evans
(Keywords: Leader, Consideration, Destruction, Forget, Iraq, Weapons)
We have to scrutinize the entire abatement process to ensure the companies that are under consideration for an abatement truly need one, and I don't believe that is being done now.
- Vincent Frank
(Keywords: Being, Consideration, Now)
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information or fuller consideration, to change opinions, even on important subjects, which I once thought right but found to be otherwise.
- Benjamin Franklin
(Keywords: Change, Thought, Being, Consideration, Information, Opinions, Right)
The man of science, like the man of letters, is too apt to view mankind only in the abstract, selecting in his consideration only a single side of our complex and many-sided being.
- James G. Frazer
(Keywords: Science, Being, Consideration, Letters, Man, Mankind)
The problem is when you are writing something in retrospective, it needs a lot of courage not to change, or you will forget a certain reality, and you will just take in consideration your view today.
- Boutros Boutros Ghali
(Keywords: Change, Courage, Consideration, Forget, Needs, Reality, Today, Will, Writing)
From a consideration of the immense volume of newly discovered facts in the field of physics, especially atomic physics, in recent years it might well appear to the layman that the main problems were already solved and that only more detailed work was necessary.
- Victor Francis Hess
(Keywords: Work, Consideration, Facts, Physics, Problems, Years)
The problem with not having a camera is that one must trust the analysis of a reporter who's telling you what occurred in the courtroom. You have to take into consideration the filtering effect of that person's own biases.
- Lance Ito
(Keywords: Trust, Consideration, Effect)
I had enjoyed life in Paris, and, taking all things into consideration, enjoyed it wholesomely.
- James Weldon Johnson
(Keywords: Life, Consideration, Paris)
My job is to provide the president with the richest possible consideration, so that he knows what is at stake in whatever decision he makes.
- Leon Kass
(Keywords: Decision, Consideration, Job, President)
With a great poet the sense of Beauty overcomes every other consideration, or rather obliterates all consideration.
- John Keats
(Keywords: Beauty, Consideration, Sense)
Consideration of any kind are a crime against the German people and the soldier at the front.
- Wilhelm Keitel
(Keywords: People, Consideration, Crime)
Nations are equal in respect to each other, and entitled to claim equal consideration for their rights, whatever may be their relative dimensions or strength or however greatly they may differ in government, religion or manners.
- James Kent
(Keywords: Religion, Government, Strength, Consideration, Rights, Manners, May, Nations, Respect)
Conservatives have no understanding of modern capitalism. They have a distorted understanding of the traditional values they claim to defend.
- Charles Lawrence
(Keywords: Purpose, Consideration, May)
The consideration of change over the century is about loss, though I think that social change is gain rather than loss.
- Penelope Lively
(Keywords: Change, Consideration, Gain, Loss)
I fancy that no good ideas upon that campaign will be mentioned at any time that did not receive their share of consideration by General Lee.
- James Longstreet
(Keywords: Time, Ideas, Consideration, Fancy, Will)
I'd be stupid not to take into consideration that there are certain things people will not consider me for because my name is Lopez. And I know I can do any kind of role. I don't want anybody to say, Oh, she can't pull this off. So those are barriers that you have to overcome.
- Jennifer Lopez
(Keywords: People, Consideration, Name, Want, Will)
I can't wait til I get the chance to be a character and how my face looks isn't the first consideration.
- Kelly Lynch
(Keywords: Character, Chance, Consideration, First)
Friends, near or far, are important to us. All of ours have an awareness of other persons' feelings, a courtesy that's inevitable. When I find that consideration in a fan, I'm immediately impressed.
- Kent McCord
(Keywords: Feelings, Awareness, Consideration, Courtesy, Friends)
We know they are doing their job in committee, that they are brilliant men, smart men, and that they are on the job all the time. We're just human beings down here-all different. We take all these things into consideration. You can't help it.
- John William McCormack
(Keywords: Men, Time, Committee, Consideration, Help, Job)
Within the hearts men, loyalty and consideration are esteemed greater than success.
- Bryant H. McGill
(Keywords: Success, Men, Consideration, Loyalty)
A man who will not lie to a woman has very little consideration for her feelings.
- Olin Miller
(Keywords: Lie, Feelings, Consideration, Man, Will, Woman)
Judgments, value judgments concerning life, for or against, can in the last resort never be true: they possess value only as symptoms, they come into consideration only as symptoms - in themselves such judgments are stupidities.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
(Keywords: Life, Consideration, Value)
Faced with this general consideration it will immediately be realized on inquiry into the particular position occupied within this general scheme by the scientific field of catalysis that it is in the first stages of its development.
- Wilhelm Ostwald
(Keywords: Development, Consideration, First, Will)
It was always my practice to train salespeople under my direct supervision, and to treat children with the utmost consideration.
- James Cash Penney
(Keywords: Children, Consideration, Practice)
For at the same time many people seem eager to extend the circle of our moral consideration to animals, in our factory farms and laboratories we are inflicting more suffering on more animals than at any time in history.
- Michael Pollan
(Keywords: History, Time, People, Animals, Consideration, Suffering)
Some pacifists have carried the sound idea of the prime importance of security too far, to the point of declaring that any consideration of disarmament is superfluous and pointless as long as eternal peace has not been attained.
- Ludwig Quidde
(Keywords: Peace, Idea, Consideration, Importance, Security, Sound)
In comparing therefore the value of the same commodity, at different periods of time, the consideration of the comparative skill and intensity of labour, required for that particular commodity, needs scarcely to be attended to, as it operates equally at both periods.
- David Ricardo
(Keywords: Time, Consideration, Needs, Skill, Value)
For when it is the good that is under consideration, and the ethical object is predominant, truth must be considered more in reference to art than science, if, that is, unity is to be preserved in the work generally.
- Friedrich Schleiermacher
(Keywords: Art, Work, Science, Truth, Consideration, Unity)
Very few fighters get the consideration of racehorses, which are put out to pasture to grow old with dignity and comfort when they haven't got it anymore.
- Budd Schulberg
(Keywords: Comfort, Consideration, Dignity, Old)
With respect to the first of these obstacles, it has often been made a matter of grave complaint against Political Economists, that they confine their attention to Wealth, and disregard all consideration of Happiness or Virtue.
- Nassau William Senior
(Keywords: Happiness, Virtue, Wealth, Attention, Complaint, Consideration, First, Grave, Obstacles, Respect)
Productivity and the growth of productivity must be the first economic consideration at all times, not the last. That is the source of technological innovation, jobs, and wealth.
- William E. Simon
(Keywords: Growth, Wealth, Consideration, First, Innovation, Jobs, Productivity)
Every human being is entitled to courtesy and consideration. Constructive criticism is not only to be expected but sought.
- Margaret Chase Smith
(Keywords: Being, Consideration, Courtesy, Criticism)
The main consideration with those who, possessing some capital, propose to emigrate as the means of improving their condition, is, the society likely to be found in the land fixed on for their future residence.
- Charles Sturt
(Keywords: Society, Consideration, Future, Land)
In my opinion, further consideration of those views will help us find a way out of the current impasse, and reveal to us the kinds of buildings and cities required by the informational society.
- Kenzo Tange
(Keywords: Society, Cities, Consideration, Help, Opinion, Will)
The white people of the South are the greatest minority in this nation. They deserve consideration and understanding instead of the persecution of twisted propaganda.
- Strom Thurmond
(Keywords: People, Consideration, Minority, Nation, Persecution, Propaganda, Understanding)
Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which are no longer psychological but spiritual.
- Paul Tournier
(Keywords: Life, Consideration, Mind, Problems, Spiritual, Thinking)