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Explore the value of Responsibility

Responsibility Quotations

Personal Stories About ‘Responsibility’

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    My Hero

    On March 28th 2013 my mom received a call. It was from Metro Country Jail turns out it was my dad calling her saying that he got pulled over for not having a license and having opened beer cans & for speeding. He told my mom that he needs her help to get out, if not immigration can go and get him and send him...

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    "Learning Responsibility"

    The year was 1923, and Genia was 13. Genia's father had just died. In 1923 , if someone had an upstruction of the bowels , they would have to wait until morning for surgery. Genia's father didn't make it until morning , and died at the age of 39. Having come from Poland just 10 years before, Josef had worked for...

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    Haunted House Ceo

    I was in 8th grade, and every year the 8th grade science teacher set up a haunted house for our school's fall carnival. The year that I was in his class, he decided that he wanted to put me in charge of the set-up of the haunted house. I gladly accepted this challenge. I was in control of planning what the...

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Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Responsibility’

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    Thomas S

    My hero is my father. Through thick and thin in my life, no matter what, I can always count on my dad. Now I have a daughter of my own and pray that I can be half the parent he is to me!! He is a wonderful asset in the community and always gives a helping hand to those in need. He is the ideal man.

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    James A

    Daddy served in the Army and fought in the Korean War. There were some close calls but He made it home. Not long after he got back to the USA he married my Mother. May 13, 1964 my mother was killed in a car wreck, leaving my little brother age 3, sister age 5 and myself age 10. My hero, Daddy, owned his own...

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    Evelyn Kershaw

    My Mom is my hero. As a single mom, she worked as a waitress or cook to raise four children. She worked every day no matter the weather or if she was ill. She road the bus to work or walked there if needed. We never had much, but we never felt deprived either. She was always there for us when we needed her. ...

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DETERMINATION
PERSISTENCE
EQUALITY
DRIVE
BELIEVE
VOLUNTEERING
MOTIVATION
LITERACY
GRIT
GRATITUDE
GOOD EXAMPLES
SHARING
HOPE
SACRIFICE
VISION
SPORTSMANSHIP
STEWARDSHIP
DEVOTION
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
SERVICE
HONOR
KINDNESS
GOOD MANNERS
PASSION
JUSTICE
COMPROMISE
LIVE LIFE
IMAGINE
COMMON GROUND
PATIENCE
GREAT MUSIC
INSPIRATION
PREPARATION
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
HEALTH
FRIENDSHIP
OPPORTUNITY
LEARNING
COMMITMENT
GENEROSITY
FITNESS
HELPING OTHERS
LOYALTY
PERSEVERANCE
DO YOUR PART
TRUST
CONFIDENCE
ENCOURAGEMENT
HARD WORK
TRUE BEAUTY
COURTESY
STRENGTH
BEING THERE
SMILE
CONNECTING
PEACE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LAUGHTER
APPRECIATION
OPTIMISM
INGENUITY
GIVING BACK
APPRECIATING NATURE
EXCELLENCE
MENTORING
HONESTY
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
LISTENING
JOY
DO THY BEST
PURPOSE
OVERCOMING
CREATIVITY
PARENTING
HUMILITY
COMPASSION
INCLUDING OTHERS
FORESIGHT
DEDICATION
COURAGE
CHARITY
AMBITION
CARING
MINDFULNESS
RESPECT
COMPLIMENTS
UNITY
LOVE
EDUCATION
FAMILY
ACHIEVEMENT
INTEGRITY
RISING ABOVE
TEAM WORK
INNOVATION
RESPONSIBILITY
TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
CHARACTER
RIGHT CHOICES
SOUL
CLASS AND GRACE
PIONEERING
LEADERSHIP
PRACTICE
FORGIVENESS
REACHING OUT
CIVILITY
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abebe, Addis Ababa

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ivy, utica

We need to leave behind: "I didn't know, I didn't understand, I didn't think" and take responsibility for our actions. It is time to take responsibility to know, to understand and to think for ourselves without blaming others or expecting others to do it for us.
Scott, Dallas

My father had this saying: You can pretend to care but you can't pretend to show up. George L. Bell 1927-2007
Greg B, Fruit Heights, UT