Pittacus was the author of some laws, but never drew up any form of government; one of which was this, that if a drunken man beat any person he should be punished more than if he did it when sober; for as people are more apt to be abusive when drunk than sober, he paid no consideration
to the excuse which drunkenness might claim, but regarded only the common benefit.
"Because he IS the consideration. Lady Dedlock, I have no occasion to tell you that Sir Leicester is a very proud man, that his reliance upon you is implicit, that the fall of that moon out of the sky would not amaze him more than your fall from your high position as his wife."
"When I speak of Sir Leicester being the sole consideration, he and the family credit are one.
Tulkinghorn, who has by this time got his hands in his pockets and is going on in his business consideration of the matter like a machine.
And I would wish in conclusion to remind you, as a business precaution, in case it should be necessary to recall the fact in any communication with Sir Leicester, that throughout our interview I have expressly stated my sole consideration to be Sir Leicester's feelings and honour and the family reputation.
The idea of wanting gratitude and consideration
for Miss Woodhouse, whom she really loved extremely, made her wretched for a while, and when the violence of grief was comforted away, still remained powerful enough to prompt to what was right and support her in it very tolerably.
Admit, for so is the fact, that this plan is only RECOMMENDED, not imposed, yet let it be remembered that it is neither recommended to BLIND approbation, nor to BLIND reprobation; but to that sedate and candid consideration which the magnitude and importance of the subject demand, and which it certainly ought to receive.
These and similar considerations then induced the people to rely greatly on the judgment and integrity of the Congress; and they took their advice, notwithstanding the various arts and endeavors used to deter them from it.
Worldly prudence, perhaps, exacts some consideration
on this head; nor will I absolutely and altogether condemn it.
My absolute reliance on her was the one earthly consideration
which helped me to restrain myself, and gave me courage to wait.
I submit to you, my fellow-citizens, these considerations
, in full confidence that the good sense which has so often marked your decisions will allow them their due weight and effect; and that you will never suffer difficulties, however formidable in appearance, or however fashionable the error on which they may be founded, to drive you into the gloomy and perilous scene into which the advocates for disunion would conduct you.
The bidders will now offer Biofrontera shareholders a cash consideration
of EUR 8.00 per Biofrontera share.
CHICAGO: Kemper Corporation and Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation announced the anticipated deadline for Infinity shareholders to elect the form of merger consideration
they will receive pursuant to merger agreement.
The parties said that under the preliminary results of the elections made by the stockholders of CH2M, each stockholder was entitled to elect for a combination of USD52.85 in cash and 0.6677 shares of Jacobs common stock (the mixed election consideration
); USD88.08 in cash (the cash election consideration
); or 1.6693 shares of Jacobs common stock (the stock election consideration