quote by Charles Stanley

God is responsible for the consequences of our obedience, WE are responsible for the consequences of our disobedience

— Charles Stanley

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Consequent quote Nothing changes if nothing changes.

Nothing changes if nothing changes.

So enormous, so dreadful, so irremediable did the [slave] trade's wickedness appear that my own mind was completely made up for abolition. Let the consequences be what they would: I from this time determined that I would never rest until I had effected its abolition.

Courage is not an ability one either possess or lacks.

Courage is the willingness to engage in a risk-taking behavior regardless of whether the consequences are unknown or possibly adverse. We are capable of courageous behavior provided we are willing to engage in it. Given that life offers few guarantees, all living requires risk-taking.

Consequent quote Everything you are going through is preparing you for eveyrthing you asked for.

Everything you are going through is preparing you for eveyrthing you asked for.

No country can be called free which is governed by an absolute power;

and it matters not whether it be an absolute royal power or an absolute legislative power, as the consequences will be the same to the people.

What we now want is closer contact and better understanding between individuals and communities all over the earth, and the elimination of egoism and pride which is always prone to plunge the world into primeval barbarism and strife... Peace can only come as a natural consequence of universal enlightenment.

In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.

Consequent quote I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

Without reflection, we go blindly on our way.

"Freedom" in capitalist countries exists only for those who possess money and who consequently hold power.

Remember that you are an Englishman, and have consequently won first prize in the lottery of life.

Consequent quote Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.

Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany was legal.

A businessman cannot force you to buy his product;

if he makes a mistake, he suffers the consequences; if he fails, he takes the loss. If bureaucrat makes a mistake, you suffer the consequences; if he fails, he passes the loss on to you.

I can never suppose this country so far lost to all ideas of self-importance as to be willing to grant America independence; if that could ever be adopted I shall despair of this country being ever preserved from a state of inferiority and consequently falling into a very low class among the European States.

I can never suppose this country so far lost to all ideas of self-importance as to be willing to grant America independence; if that could ever be adopted I shall despair of this country being ever preserved from a state of inferiority and consequently falling into a very low class among the European States.

Consequent quote When trust is broken, sorry means nothing.

When trust is broken, sorry means nothing.

The great majority of us are Muslims.

We follow the teachings of the Prophet Mohammed (may peace be upon him). We are members of the brotherhood of Islam in which all are equal in rights, dignity and self-respect. Consequently, we have a special and a very deep sense of unity. But make no mistake: Pakistan is not a theocracy or anything like it.

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

We change our behavior when the pain of staying the same becomes greater than the pain of changing. Consequences give us the pain that motivates us to change.

Consequent quote There is no beauty without some strangeness.

There is no beauty without some strangeness.

The basic confrontation which seemed to be colonialism versus anti-colonialism, indeed capitalism versus socialism, is already losing its importance. What matters today, the issue which blocks the horizon, is the need for a redistribution of wealth. Humanity will have to address this question, no matter how devastating the consequences may be.

Liberty not only means that the individual has both the opportunity and the burden of choice; it also means that he must bear the consequences of his actions. Liberty and responsibility are inseparable.

There is a magic power in your own hands.

Take your vital decisions-they may be grave and momentous and far-reaching in their consequences. Think a hundred times before you take any decision, but once a decision is taken, stand by it as one man.

Consequent quote You are free to choose, but you are not free from the consequence of your choice

You are free to choose, but you are not free from the consequence of your choice.

If religion were true, its followers would not try to bludgeon their young into an artificial conformity; but would merely insist on their unbending quest for truth, irrespective of artificial backgrounds or practical consequences.

The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far-reaching consequence of submission to authority.

Strategy is not the consequence of planning, but the opposite: its starting point.

Consequent quote No individual raindrop ever consider itself responsible for the flood.

No individual raindrop ever consider itself responsible for the flood.

I have never feared that the revolution would be engendered by the universities;

but that at them a whole generation of revolutionaries must be formed, unless the evil is restrained, seems to me certain.... The greatest and consequently most urgent evil now is the press.... All journals, pamphlets in Germany must be under a censorship.

I do not believe that any peacock envies another peacock his tail, because every peacock is persuaded that his own tail is the finest in the world. The consequence of this is that peacocks are peaceable birds.

We hold the future in our hands, together, we must ensure that our grandchildren will not have to ask why we failed to do the right thing, and let them suffer the consequences.

Consequent quote The hard work puts you where the good luck can find you.

The hard work puts you where the good luck can find you.

Terror is only justice: prompt, severe and inflexible;

it is then an emanation of virtue; it is less a distinct principle than a natural consequence of the general principle of democracy, applied to the most pressing wants of the country.

Activism is a way for useless people to feel important, even if the consequences of their activism are counterproductive for those they claim to be helping and damaging to the fabric of society as a whole.

Life is too damn short and [screwed] up to go through it silently loving someone and never telling them how you feel. [Screw] the consequences, [screw] the implications of the actions, to hell with it all... whatever happens as a result is better than the nothingness that is inevitable with silence.

Consequent quote Whenever you are creating beauty around you, you are restoring your own soul.

Whenever you are creating beauty around you, you are restoring your own soul.

Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences.

Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts.

It's about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve it, especially when the stakes are high and the consequences really matter. It is about laying the groundwork for others' success, and then standing back and letting them shine.

Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.

Consequent quote We're all flawed heroes. Responsibility is power. Take responsibility for the co

We're all flawed heroes. Responsibility is power. Take responsibility for the consequences of your actions, and the world is yours. Everything is a choice.

As anchorman of the CBS Evening News, I signed off my nightly broadcasts for nearly two decades with a simple statement: "And that's the way it is." To me, that encapsulates the newsman's highest ideal: to report the facts as he sees them, without regard for the consequences or controversy that may ensue.

Dirt used to be a badge of honor. Dirt used to look like work. But we've scrubbed the dirt off the face of work and consequently we've created this suspicion of anything that's too dirty.

The Industrial Revolution and its consequences have been a disaster for the human race.

What we think or what we know or what we believe is in the end of little consequence. The only thing of consequence is what we do

The subjective mind is entirely under the control of the objective mind.

With the utmost fidelity it reproduces and works out to its final consequences whatever the objective mind impresses upon it.

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