Consequences Quotes

When anger rises, think of the consequences.


Without reflection, we go blindly on our way, creating more unintended consequences, and failing to achieve anything useful.

Margaret J. Wheatley

Men who are in earnest are not afraid of consequences.

Marcus Garvey

Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.

Alfred A. Montapert

How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.

Marcus Aurelius

Make up your mind to act decidedly and take the consequences. No good is ever done in this world by hesitation.

Thomas Huxley

Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats and irritates them, and is attended by fatal consequences in excess.

Walter Savage Landor

Whether you call it Buddhism or another religion, self-discipline, that’s important. Self-discipline with awareness of consequences.

Dalai Lama

Be your true self. Because if you’re not, there are consequences to be paid.

Wendell Pierce

I believe that we are solely responsible for our choices, and we have to accept the consequences of every deed, word, and thought throughout our lifetime.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behavior lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behavior.

M.Scott Peck

Repentance is not so much remorse for what we have done as the fear of the consequences.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Consequences are unpitying.

George Eliot

I draw from the Absurd three consequences: my revolt, my liberty, my passion.

Albert Camus