Inspiring

QUOTATIONS

The following 27 quotations are about Responsibility.

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“You can pretend to care, but you can't pretend to show up.”

George L. Bell (1927-2007);
Civic Leader; Father Of Eight

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“Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family. Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.”

Jane Howard

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“Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.”

William Arthur Ward (1921-1994);
Author, Educator, Motivational Speaker

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“A man who lacks reliability is utterly useless.”

Confucius (551-479);
Philosopher

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“One of the annoying things about believing in free will and individual responsibility is the difficulty of finding somebody to blame your problems on. And when you do find somebody, it's remarkable how often his picture turns up on your driver's license.”

P.J. O'Rourke (born 1947);
Us Journalist

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“Responsibility finds a way. Irresponsibilty makes excuses!”

Gene Bedley National Educator Of The Year

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“The greatest ability is dependability.”

Robert "Bob" Jones (1883-1968);
American Evangelist

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“We must exchange the philosophy of excuse - what I am is beyond my control - for the philosophy of responsibility.”

Barbara Charline Jordan (1936-1996);
U.S. Member Of Congress

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“I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.”

Helen Keller (1880-1968);
Author, Lecturer, Activist

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“Our children need our presence, not our presents.”

Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968);
Minister, Civil Rights Activist

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“Honor isn't about making the right choices. It's about dealing with the consequences.”

Midori Koto

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“Parents can only give good advice or put [their children] on the right path, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.”

Anne Frank (1929-1945);
Diarist

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“When we no longer hold people responsible for their choices, civility and common sense will be diminished.”

Robert A. Levy

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“With great power comes great responsibility.”

Stanley Martin Lieber (born 1922);
Quote From Spiderman Movie (2002)

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“The price of greatness is responsibility.”

Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965);
British Statesman, Prime Minister, Author, Nobel Prize Winner

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“We need to empower our people so they can take more responsibility for their own lives in a world that is ever smaller, where everyone counts...We need a new spirit of community, a sense that we are all in this together...”

Bill Clinton (born 1946);
42nd U.S. President

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“To decide, to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.”

Abbie M. Dale

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“We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.”

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950);
Playwright, Nobel Prize Winner

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“Ability is a wonderful thing, but its value is greatly enhanced by dependability. Ability implies repeatability and accountability.”

Robert A. Heinlein (1907-1988);
Novelist, Short Story Author, Essayist, Screenwriter

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“It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.”

Jean Baptiste Poquelin Molière (1622-1673);
Playwright

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Sep 20, 2010

“A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.”

James Allen (1864-1912);
Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday May 16, 2011

“What we do today, right now, will have an accumulated effect on all our tomorrows.”

Alexandra Stoddard Author

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Jan 30, 2012

“A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.”

Spanish Proverb

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday Jan 09, 2013

“My belief is that personal freedom cannot grow beyond personal responsibility. The more people that learn to be fully accountable for their lives, the more freedom each of us can enjoy and the more fulfilling all of our lives will be.”

Ross Parmenter Anthropologist

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Jan 24, 2013

“We are not creatures of circumstance; we are creators of circumstance.”

Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881);
Prime Minister Of The United Kingdom

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday May 01, 2013

“Words have special powers. The power to create smiles or frowns. The power to generate laughs or tears. The power to lift up or put down. The power to motivate or de-motivate. The power to teach good or evil. The power to express love or hate. The power to give or take. The power to heal or harm. Choose your words carefully.”

A.D. Williams (1933-1990);
American Football Player

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Thursday Nov 14, 2013

“It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.”

Moliere (1622-1673);
French Playwright, Actor