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Let no guilty man escape, if it can be avoided. No personal consideration should stand in the way of performing a public duty. - Ulysses Simpson Grant


All men have more consideration for themselves than for others. - Lord Alfred Tennyson


Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and co-operation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace. - Dwight David Eisenhower


So much of our lives is given over to the consideration of our imperfections that there is no time to improve our imaginary virtues. The truth is we only perfect our vices, and man is a worse creature when he dies than he was when he was born. - Edward Dahlberg


As to pay, Sir, I beg leave to assure the Congress that as no pecuniary consideration could have tempted me to accept this arduous employment at the expense of my domestic ease and happiness, I do not wish to make any profit from it. - George Washington


Selfish: Devoid of consideration for the selfishness of others. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce


Absent: Peculiarly exposed to the tooth of detraction; vilified; hopelessly in the wrong; superseded in the consideration and affection of another. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce


I wish to propose for the reader's favourable consideration a doctrine which may, I fear, appear wildly paradoxical and subversive. The doctrine in question is this: that it is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatever for supposing it true. - Bertrand Russell