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Quotations on Inconsistency

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A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more;
Men were deceivers ever;
One foot in sea, and one on shore;
To one thing constant never.

~ William Shakespeare

- Much Ado About Nothing

Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.

~ Joseph Addison

No author ever drew a character consistent to human nature, but he was forced to ascribe to it many inconsistencies.

~ Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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