search (one's) conscience

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search (one's) conscience

To carefully consider or think about one's own motivations for doing something. We're asking upper management to search their consciences and realize that this decision will negatively impact every employee in the company. I know you're hurt right now, but search your conscience—you don't want to go through with this.
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Det Con Lucinda Wilson said: "We are pleased to have been able to reunite Mrs Bridge with her rings, and welcome the help from Daffurn who seems to have searched his conscience and decided to put right what had happened.