I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
— Robert Brault

While the doctors consult, the patient dies.
English Proverbs consulted quote

Art! Who comprehends her? With whom can one consult concerning this great goddess?
— Ludwig van Beethoven

Consult. To seek another's approval of a course already decided on.
— Ambrose Bierce

Consultants get paid to tell clients what they already know.
— consulted quotation by Anonymous