Consideration Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old consideration quotes, consideration sayings, and consideration proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

There is nothing more common than to find considerations of supply affecting the strategic lines of a campaign and a war.     

Carl von Clausewitz

A little Consideration, a little Thought for Others, makes all the difference.     

A. A. Milne

Sometimes, you have to look back in order to understand the things that lie ahead.     

Yvonne Woon

The first consideration for all, throughout life, is the earning of a living.     

Ihara Saikaku

Consideration touches more deeply and longer than passion.     

James Crumley

Good manners reflect something from inside-an innate sense of consideration for others and respect for self.     

Emily Post

The contemplation of truth and beauty is the proper object for which we were created, which calls forth the most intense desires of the soul, and of which it never tires.     

William Hazlitt

Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.     


The consideration of human suffering is not one which enters into the calculations of primitive man.     

James G. Frazer

Consideration of any kind are a crime against the German people and the soldier at the front.     

Wilhelm Keitel

Contemplation seems to be about the only luxury that costs nothing.     

Dodie Smith

Consider data without prejudice.     

Thomas A. Edison

When you consider things like the stars, our affairs don't seem to matter very much, do they?     

Virginia Woolf

Courteousness is consideration for others; politeness is the method used to deliver such considerations.     

Bryant H McGill

Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.     

Marian Wright Edelman

The important consideration is not how long we can live but how well we can learn the lesson of life, and discharge our duties and obligations to God and to one another.     

Joseph Smith, Jr.

Self-respect knows no considerations.     

Mahatma Gandhi

Good manners are the techniques of expressing consideration for the feelings of others.     

Alice Duer Miller

Deliberation is a good thing when it comes to fighting wars.     

Rahm Emanuel

We must be as courteous to a man as we are to a picture, which we are willing to give the advantage of a good light.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Consideration for others brings many things.     

John Wooden

Intensely selfish people are always very decided as to what they wish. They do not waste their energies in considering the good of others.     


Consideration is the soil in which wisdom may be expected to grow, and strength be given to every up-springing plant of duty.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Upon consideration of the central question of the moon's toughness there can be little doubt. It is hella tough.     


A moment of consideration often prevents a thousand apologies.     

Kevin J Anderson

Have consideration for wounded feelings.     


Respect is more than giving consideration of one's feelings. It is showing common courtesy for another human being.     

Tom Baker

Deliberation is a function of the many; action is the function of one.     

Charles De Gaulle

Contemplation of life after retirement and life after death can help you deal with contemporary challenges.     

Russell M. Nelson

We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.     

Friedrich Nietzsche