Quotes by consequences
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American entrepreneur, and author
As a teenager, my dad taught me about the idea of unintended consequences, and I've had the experience, and how to deal with it, pounded into my soul over the years.
English writer 1930-2012
As I wrote I began to see more strongly that there were inescapable analogies. You couldn't really live through the '80s without feeling how crass and distasteful some of the economic doctrines were. The slave trade is a perfect model for that kind of total devotion to the profit motive without reckoning the human consequences.
American philosopher 1842-1910
Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
American politician 1954-
Before we move forward with new efforts to lower the barriers to international free trade, we must review the consequences of the policies of the past and address the problems of the present.
Lydia M. Child
American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
But men never violate the laws of God without suffering the consequences, sooner or later.
American politician and attorney 1869-1950
But we must not, if we are loyal, disperse our energies in a partisan warfare that is waged without regard to its consequences to the well being, security, or honor of the country.
C. Wright Mills
American sociologist 1916-1962
By the power elite, we refer to those political, economic, and military circles which as an intricate set of overlapping cliques share decisions having at least national consequences. In so far as national events are decided, the power elite are those who decide them.Source: The Power Elite (1956)
Canadian-American psychologist 1925-
Coping with the demands of everyday life would be exceedingly trying if one could arrive at solutions to problems only by actually performing possible options and suffering the consequences.
English dramatist and writer 1685-1750
Customs form us all, our thoughts, our morals, our most fixed beliefs; are consequences of our place of birth.
British artist 1786-1846
Do your duty, and don't swerve from it. Do that which your conscience tells you to be right, and leave the consequences to God.
American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
Each person must decide for himself what he wants each day. As a leader, I will expose you to the options and the likely consequences of those options. I'll even share my opinion if asked, but I'll never confuse it with the opinion, which simply doesn't exist.
Alfred A. Montapert
Every person has free choice. Free to obey or disobey the Natural Laws. Your choice determines the consequences. Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
American financial adviser and writer 1933-
Everyone will experience the consequences of his own acts. If his act are right, he'll get good consequences; if they're not, he'll suffer for it.
British filmmaker 1961-
Everything a teenager does, says or looks at, however transitory, contributes to an aggregated virtual self that might one day have consequences for its real-life counterpart. How many of us would keep all our relationships and reputations intact if every transgression, mistake or youthful folly was held in public view?
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