Quotations on Consideration

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Admitting the force of these contentions, nevertheless, the custom of meeting together in public assembly for the consideration of the most serious, the most exalted topics of human interest is too vitally precious to be lost.
- Felix Adler
(Keywords: Consideration, Custom, Force, Interest, Meeting, Public)

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)

Wales was in ancient times divided into three parts nearly equal, consideration having been paid, in this division, more to the value than to the just quantity or proportion of territory.
- Giraldus Cambrensis
(Keywords: Consideration, Quantity, Value)

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)

What you have said, Mr. President, fully satisfies me that you have given to every proposition which has been made, a kind and candid consideration. And you have now expressed the conclusion to which you have arrived, clearly and distinctly.
- Salmon P. Chase
(Keywords: Consideration, Now, President)

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)

Don't organize in the spirit of antagonism; that should be beneath your consideration.
- Mark Hanna
(Keywords: Consideration, Spirit)

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)

These Scriptures, therefore, are infinitely far from justifying the slavery under consideration; for it cannot be made to appear that one in a thousand of these slaves has done any thing to forfeit his own liberty.
- Samuel Hopkins
(Keywords: Consideration, Liberty, Slavery)

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)

I paint my own reality. The only thing I know is that I paint because I need to, and I paint whatever passes through my head without any other consideration.
- Frida Kahlo
(Keywords: Consideration, Reality)

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)

Something like The Haunting is not worth the slightest consideration from me.
- Nigel Kneale
(Keywords: Consideration, Worth)

Aye, I'm tellin' ye, happiness is one of the few things in this world that doubles every time you share it with someone else.
- Wilfrid Laurier
(Keywords: Consideration, Judgment)

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)

Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration.
- Abraham Lincoln
(Keywords: Consideration, First, Labor)

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)

The least consideration of any film I've ever worked on is who is right for it.
- Kelly Lynch
(Keywords: Consideration, Film, Right)

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)

Courteousness is consideration for others; politeness is the method used to deliver such considerations.
- Bryant H. McGill
(Keywords: Consideration, Politeness)

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)

We believe that the vote would have been close. We regret that in the face of an explicit threat to veto by a permanent member, the vote-counting became a secondary consideration.
- John Negroponte
(Keywords: Consideration, Regret, Vote)

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)

It is my express wish that in awarding the prizes no consideration be given to the nationality of the candidates, but that the most worthy shall receive the prize, whether he be Scandinavian or not.
- Alfred Nobel
(Keywords: Consideration, Nationality, Prizes)

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)



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