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Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
Citizenship consists in the service of the country.
The happiness of the creature consists in rejoicing in God, by which also God is magnified and exalted.
True realism consists in revealing the surprising things which habit keeps covered and prevents us from seeing.
True liberty consists only in the power of doing what we ought to will, and in not being constrained to do what we ought not to will.
Liberating education consists in acts of cognition, not transferrals of information.
It is necessary to the happiness of man that he be mentally faithful to himself. Infidelity does not consist in believing, or in disbelieving, it consists in professing to believe what he does not believe.
Courage consists not in blindly overlooking danger, but in seeing it, and conquering it.
Anyone's life truly lived consists of work, sunshine, exercise, soap, plenty of fresh air, and a happy contented spirit.
Most of American life consists of driving somewhere and then returning home, wondering why the hell you went.
Success consists in being successful, not in having potential for success. Any wide piece of ground is the potential site of a palace, but there's no palace till it's built.
The very essence of civil liberty certainly consists in the right of every individual to claim the protection of the laws, whenever he receives an injury. One of the first duties of government is to afford that protection.
Faith consists in believing when it is beyond the power of reason to believe.
Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in dealing with men.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.
True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision.
To fight and conquer in all our battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy's resistance without fighting.
Love consists in giving without getting in return; in giving what is not owed, what is not due the other. That's why true love is never based, as associations for utility or pleasure are, on a fair exchange.
My recipe for bliss on a Friday night consists of a 'New York Times' crossword puzzle and a new episode of 'Homicide;' Saturdays and Sundays are oriented around walks in the woods with the dog, human companion in tow some of the time but not always.
Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.
To keep the Golden Rule we must put ourselves in other people's places, but to do that consists in and depends upon picturing ourselves in their places.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Genuine good taste consists in saying much in few words, in choosing among our thoughts, in having order and arrangement in what we say, and in speaking with composure.
Courtship consists in a number of quiet attentions, not so pointed as to alarm, nor so vague as not to be understood.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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