But indeed, while Elinor remained so well assured within herself of being really beloved by Edward, it required no other consideration
of probabilities to make it natural that Lucy should be jealous; and that she was so, her very confidence was a proof.
Has it not, on the contrary, invariably been found that momentary passions, and immediate interest, have a more active and imperious control over human conduct than general or remote considerations
of policy, utility or justice?
It is well worthy of consideration
therefore, whether it would conduce more to the interest of the people of America that they should, to all general purposes, be one nation, under one federal government, or that they should divide themselves into separate confederacies, and give to the head of each the same kind of powers which they are advised to place in one national government.
It is only to be lamented that any of her citizens should wish to deprive her of the additional merit of displaying its full efficacy in the establishment of the comprehensive system now under her consideration
Having settled this Point to our satisfaction, the next we took into consideration
was, to determine in what manner we should inform M'Kenrie of the favourable Opinion Janetta entertained of him.
After courting you from the protection of real friends to this -- almost double distance from your home, to have you driven out of the house, without the considerations
even of decent civility
I can't help that," the Man of Principle replied, with that lofty scorn of practical considerations
distinguishing his species.
She knew that he said that simply to show that family considerations
could not prevent him from expressing his genuine opinion.
I have put these considerations
to you, my dear Sir, very feebly and imperfectly, but I ask you to think of them.
The Colonel reproached his daughter for her lack of filial kindness and respect, her want of sisterly affection and womanly consideration
Truly it had been but the work of a moment, and there was only one consideration
which prevented my following this now-I-call-that-heroic course.
He furthermore proposed, that they should give up to M'Tavish, for a proper consideration
, the post on the Spokan, and all its dependencies, as they had not sufficient goods on hand to supply that post themselves, and to keep up a competition with the Northwest Company in the trade with the neighboring Indians.