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.
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.
Make up your mind to act decidedly and take the consequences. No good is ever done in this world by hesitation.
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.
Be your true self. Because if you’re not, there are consequences to be paid.
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.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behavior lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behavior.
Repentance is not so much remorse for what we have done as the fear of the consequences.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Consequences are unpitying.
I draw from the Absurd three consequences: my revolt, my liberty, my passion.