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Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives.
– John Stuart Mill
Consider pleasures as they depart, not as they come.
– Aristotle
Consider that this day ne'er dawns again.
– Alighieri Dante
Consider the daffodil. And while you're doing that, I'll be over here, looking through your stuff.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
– Josh Billings
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
– Josh Billings
Consider the problem from the point of view of evil, evil being almost always pleasure's true and major charm considered thus, the crime must appear greater when perpetrated upon a being of your identical sort than when inflicted upon one which is not, and this once established, the delight automatically doubles.
– Marquis de Sade
Consider the rights of others before your own feelings, and the feelings of others before your own rights.
– John Wooden
Consider your childhood, a construction building process, on a very, very steep ground. You need to stop consistantly and re-do your measures. So that your pillars shall exceptionally remain lofty till your life extincts..
– The wise Pharoah Moe
Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
– Dante Alighieri
Consider your origin; you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
– Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy
Consider, and you will find that almost all the transactions of the time of Vespasian differed little from those of the present day. You there find marrying and giving in marriage, educating children, sickness, death, war, joyous holidays, traffic, agriculture, flatterers, insolent pride, suspicions, laying of plots, longing for the death of others, newsmongers, lovers, misers, men canvassing for consulship?yet all these passed away, and are nowhere.
– M Aurelius
Considering how dangerous everything is, nothing is really very frightening.
– Gertrude Stein
Considering Taiwan would only use these planes for defensive purposes, it was a short-sighted blunder on the administration’s part not to sell Taiwan the new planes,” Sean King, vice president of Park Strategies, told The Hill. “We can’t let ourselves be bullied by Beijing. After all, the United States is mainland China’s No. 1 nation-state export market. Beijing needs us more than we sometimes realize.”
– Sean King Park Strategies
Considering the size of the universe, we might conclude that God likes to exaggerate!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Consistency is a contraceptive; it prevents the birth of new things!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Consistency is a virtue for trains: what we want from a philosopher is insights, whether he comes by them consistently or not.
– Stephen Vizinczey
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
– Aldous Huxley
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
– Oscar Wilde
Consistency is the last resort of the unimaginative.
– Oscar Wilde
Consistency is the quality of a stagnant mind.
– John Sloan
Consistency requires you to be as ignorant today as you were a year ago.
– Bernard Berenson
Consistency, madam, is the first of Christian duties.
– Charlotte Brontë
Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.
– Thorstein Veblen

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