Quotes with consistency
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The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
American writer 1817-1862
What, then, is the true Gospel of consistency? Change. Who is the really consistent man? The man who changes. Since change is the law of his being, he cannot be consistent if he stick in a rut.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Consistency is a virtue for trains: what we want from a philosopher is insights, whether he comes by them consistently or not.
Hongarian writer and criticus 1933-
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Consistency is the last resort of the unimaginative.
People who love only once in their lives are shallow people. What they call their loyalty, and their fidelity, I call either the lethargy of custom or their lack of imagination. Faithfulness is to the emotional life what consistency is to the life of the intellect - simply a confession of failures.