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240 Greatest Quotes About Responsibility


Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it. George Bernard Shaw
I believe in white supremacy until the blacks are educated to the point of responsibility. I don`t believe in giving authority and positions of leadership and judgment to irresponsible people. John Wayne
The secret of happiness is to see all the marvels of the world, and never to forget the drops of oil on the spoon. Paulo Coelho
You are fully responsible for everything you are, everything you have and everything you become. Brian Tracy
Being responsible sometimes means pissing people off. Colin Powell
Today, we are shapers of the world of tomorrow. That is plain truth. There is no way we can duck the responsibility, and there is no reason why we should. Walt Disney
I'm constantly running away from everything. I'm running away from things on a daily basis. I run away from relationships. I run away from responsibilities. Norman Reedus
I take care of myself, because I learned early on that I am the only person in life who's responsible for me. Halle Berry
Them as can do has to do for them as can't. And someone has to speak up for them as has no voices. Terry Pratchett
Things change for the better when we take responsibility for our own thoughts, decisions and actions. Eric Thomas
Everybody is looking for a reason to not to take responsibility for their own actions in hand. Clint Eastwood
Somebody has to take responsibility for being a leader. Toni Morrison
Our responsibility is much greater than we might have supposed, because it involves all mankind. Jean-Paul Sartre
Each of us must work for his own improvement, and at the same time share a general responsibility for all humanity. Marie Curie
We've got a responsibility to live up to the legacy of those who came before us by doing all that we can to help those who come after us. Michelle Obama
The price of LEADERSHIP is RESPONSIBILITY....and part of that responsibility is to STAY POSITIVE whether you feel like it or not. Lou Holtz
Man can will nothing unless he has first understood that he must count on no one but himself. Jean-Paul Sartre
Stand up for those who cannot stand up for themselves; its your responsibility. Lady Gaga
There is no power or authority without responsibility, and he who accepts the one cannot escape or evade the other. Haile Selassie
Follow the three R's: - Respect for self. - Respect for others. - Responsibility for all your actions. Dalai Lama
Freedom is choosing your responsibility. It's not having no responsibilitie s; it's choosing the ones you want. Toni Morrison
I feel a responsibility for telling the truth. Future
To keep our hearts open is probably the most urgent responsibility you have as you get older. Leonard Cohen
The productivity of work is not the responsibility of the worker but of the manager. Peter Drucker
The function of freedom is to free someone else. Toni Morrison
The great escape of our times is escape from personal responsibility for the consequences of one's own behavior. Thomas Sowell
Your responsibility is not to the people you're making the gift for, but the gift itself. John Green
In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility. Eleanor Roosevelt
The only corporate social responsibility a company has is to maximize its profits. Milton Friedman
When our interests and values are at stake, we have a responsibility to act. Barack Obama
The only responsibility I feel is to deliver something that's new or at least to attempt that. The real responsibility is to entertain and to try and make people laugh. Johnny Depp
We have given up office, but not our responsibility to serve the nation. We have lost an election, but not our determination. Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Freedom is the will to be responsible for ourselves. Friedrich Nietzsche
Women will only have true equality when men share with them the responsibility of bringing up the next generation. Ruth Bader Ginsburg
No responsibility of government is more fundamental than the responsibility of maintaining the highest standard of ethical behavior for those who conduct the public business. John F. Kennedy
Enlightenment means taking full responsibility for your life. William Blake
The key is taking responsibility and initiative, deciding what your life is about and prioritizing your life around the most important things. Stephen Covey
Take responsibility for your last bad decision, and then let it go. Don't blame others or make excuses for yourself. Deepak Chopra
No better blessing than the responsibility of fatherhood. Stephen Curry
It is your responsibility to make sure that positive emotions constitute the dominating influence of your mind. Napoleon Hill
Placing the blame or judgment on someone else leaves you powerless to change your experience; taking responsibility for your beliefs and judgments gives you the power to change them. Byron Katie
Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it. Noam Chomsky
The number 7 shirt is an honor and a responsibility. I hope it brings me a lot of luck. Cristiano Ronaldo
Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility, and most people are frightened of responsibility. Sigmund Freud
Assume responsibility for the quality of your own life. Norman Cousins
It's a hell of a responsibility to be yourself. It's much easier to be somebody else or nobody at all. Sylvia Plath
The responsibility of tolerance lies with those who have the wider vision. George Eliot
What one Christian does is his own responsibility, what one Jew does is thrown back at all Jews. Anne Frank
At the end of the day, your health is your responsibility. Jillian Michaels
The willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life is the source from which self-respect springs. Joan Didion
If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself. Benjamin Franklin