Found 428 quotes starting with CO:

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 DisraeliRate it:
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives.
– John Stuart MillRate it:
Consider pleasures as they depart, not as they come.
– AristotleRate it:
Consider that this day ne'er dawns again.
– Alighieri DanteRate it:
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
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 SadeRate it:
Consider the rights of others before your own feelings, and the feelings of others before your own rights.
– John WoodenRate it:
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 MoeRate it:
Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
– Dante AlighieriRate it:
Consider your origin; you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
– Dante Alighieri, The Divine ComedyRate it:
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 AureliusRate it:
Considering how dangerous everything is, nothing is really very frightening.
– Gertrude SteinRate it:
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 StrategiesRate it:
Considering the size of the universe, we might conclude that God likes to exaggerate!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Consistency is a contraceptive; it prevents the birth of new things!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Consistency is a virtue for trains: what we want from a philosopher is insights, whether he comes by them consistently or not.
– Stephen VizinczeyRate it:
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are dead.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Consistency is the last resort of the unimaginative.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
Consistency is the quality of a stagnant mind.
– John SloanRate it:
Consistency requires you to be as ignorant today as you were a year ago.
– Bernard BerensonRate it:
Consistency, madam, is the first of Christian duties.
– Charlotte BrontëRate it:
Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.
– Thorstein VeblenRate it:
Constancy in love is a perpetual inconstancy, in which the heart attaches itself successively to each of the lover's qualities, giving preference now to one, now to another.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:

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