be consistent

See: comport
References in classic literature ?
That," replied the Anarchist, who was not without a certain hardness of head, "that is none of your business; I am not bound to be consistent.
In short, when a person is always to deceive, it is impossible to be consistent.
I had to be consistent, to keep my promise that I would smother the house in flowers.
When I do myself the honour of speaking to you next on the subject, I shall hope to receive a more favourable answer than you have now given me; though I am far from accusing you of cruelty at present, because I know it to be the established custom of your sex to reject a man on the first application, and perhaps you have even now said as much to encourage my suit as would be consistent with the true delicacy of the female character.
Bhullar, the four- time winner on the Asian Tour, says he is looking to be consistent rather than blooming in patches.
Based on the earlier interpretation of the gallium lung scan, the vocal fold impairment was believed to be consistent with laryngeal sarcoidosis.
Such findings would be consistent with the mass action principle of disease transmission, which assumes that transmission is a function of density (16).
Best expects the impact of adding the Chase Insurance business will be consistent with Protective's historical acquisition track record--generating strong statutory capital over time by leveraging scale and its low cost structure.