take thought or
...back there was the one we were supposed to take. 仔細想一想, 那一條才是我們該走的路 2 a. To bring a thought to mind by imagination or invention: 想過 No one before had thought...
... democracy would be a good idea if it actually took place but examples in many western countries... that it does not matter what voters think or who they vote for, the candidate that those who run the country...
take sth/sb into account--to think about something or someone when you are making a decision or a judgement 仔細思考"廣大的愛戴及成就意味著高風險"