Consistency Sayings and Quotes

Consistency is one of the core strategies for achieving success. You need to be in it for the long haul, not quick results. Below you’ll find a collection of wise and insightful quotes about consistency.

Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.     

Aldous Huxley

Consistency requires you to be as ignorant today as you were a year ago.     

Bernard Berenson

Consistency is the enemy of enterprise, just as symmetry is the enemy of art.     

George Bernard Shaw

Consistency is the quality of a stagnant mind.     

John Sloan

Consistency: It's the jewel worth wearing; It's the anchor worth weighing; It's the thread worth weaving; It's a battle worth winning.     

Charles Swindoll

My name is CONSISTENCY, I am related to SUCCESS. We should hang out more often than...every once in a while.     

Kim Garst

Let there be consistency in whatever you do and whatever you say. If what you think and say is mismatching with what you do, you can't really be trusted.     

Israelmore Ayivor

Consistency is the most overrated of all human virtues... I'm someone who changes his mind all the time.     

Malcolm Gladwell

The problem with being consistent is that there are lots of ways to be consistent, and they're all inconsistent with each other.     

Larry Wall

Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.     

Oscar Wilde

Consistency is what matters the most in triggering something important to your life.     

Abdul Rauf

Consistency is the foundation of virtue.     

Francis Bacon

Without consistency there is no moral strength.     

John Owen

Consistency is the paste jewel that only cheap men cherish.     

William Allen White

Consistency is a contraceptive; it prevents the birth of new things!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

True consistency, that of the prudent and the wise, is to act in conformity with circumstances, and not to act always the same way under a change of circumstances.     

John C. Calhoun

It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It's what we do consistently.     

Anthony Robbins

Do it again and again. Consistency makes the rain drops to create holes in the rock. Whatever is difficult can be done easily with regular attendance, attention and action.     

Israelmore Ayivo

Consistency is the key! If you can't be consistent, then you can't be anything.      

Tony Gaskins

Consistency also teaches us that some things do not change, though we may wish they would. Not everything bends to our personal preferences.     

Kim John Payne

The secret of success is consistency of purpose.     

Benjamin Disraeli

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.     

Anthony Robbins

You have to perform at a consistently higher level than others. That's the mark of a true professional.     

Joe Paterno

Consistency is the horror of the world.      

Brenda Ueland

Consistency is a jewel, but too much jewelry is vulgar.     

Evan Esar

Consistency is only suitable for ridicule.     


Consistency is found in that work whose whole and detail are suitable to the occasion. It arises from circumstance, custom, and nature.     

Marcus V. Pollio

Across professions, consistency is a direct product of work ethic.     

Harsha Bhogle

Lack of consistency is a weakness shared by all nations.     

Tariq Ramadan