Responsibility Quotes

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Government is like a baby. An alimentary canal with a big appetite at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
Ronald Reagan
The perfect bureaucrat everywhere is the man who manages to make no decisions and escape all responsibility.
Brooks Atkinson, Once Around the Sun, 1951
We must exchange the philosophy of excuse - - what I am is beyond my control - - For the philosophy of responsibility.
Barbara Charline Jordan
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

I believe that to meet the challenge of the next century, human beings will have to develop a greater sense of universal responsibility. Each of us must learn to work not just for his or her own self, family or nation, but for the benefit of all mankind.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama, speech? in 1994
Dedication and responsibility, Far beyond the laws governed by man, Releases the power within you, To attain all the wisdom of the universe.
Christine Lane
Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.
Booker T. Washington
There are always those who think they know what is your responsibility better than you do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In every child who is born, no matter what circumstances, and of no matter what parents, the potentiality of the human race is born again and in him, too, once more, and of each of us, our terrific responsibility toward human life toward the utmost idea of goodness, of the horror of terror, and of God.
James Agee
Marie curie - you cannot hope to build a better world without...
As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is up to us.
A. J. Toynbee
Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility.
George Orwell
Forming characters Whose Our own or others Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.
Elihu Burritt
There are plenty of recommendations on how to get out of trouble cheaply and fast. Most of them come down to this Deny your responsibility.
Lyndon B. Johnson
Responsibility is the thing people dread most of all. Yet it is the one thing in the world that develops us, gives us manhood or womanhood fibre.
Frank H. Crane
You have given me a great responsibility to stay close to you, to be worthy of you and to exemplify what you are.
James Earl Jimmy Carter, Jr.
Man has responsibility, not power.
Tuscarora prove
I believe that all of us have the capacity for one adventure inside us, but great adventure is facing responsibility day after day.
William Gordon
Whether a man is burdened by power or enjoys power whether he is trapped by responsibility or made free by it whether he is moved by other people and outer forces or moves them - - This is of the essence of leadership.
Theodore Harold White
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.
Roosevelt, Eleano
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility... in the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have... is the ability to take on responsibility.
Michael Korda
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.
Bob Dylan
The elementary school must assume as its sublime and most solemn responsibility the task of teaching every child in it to read. Any school that does not accomplish this has failed.
William John Bennett
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
George Bernard Shaw
The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant.
Max De Pree
The more freedom we enjoy, the greater the responsibility we bear, toward others as well as ourselves.
Oscar Arias Sanchez
With great power comes great responsibility.
Stan Lee, Spider - Man comic
The process of creating new, democratic organs of government power is beginning, and, as never before, the greatest responsibility rests with the broadcast media.
Eduard Sagalaev
You can delegate authority, but not responsibility.
Stephen W. Comiskey
Uncle Ben With great power, comes great responsibility.
Spider - Man
Maturity comes not with age but with the acceptance of responsibility. You are only young once but immaturity can last a lifetime!
Edwin Louis Cole
The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far - Reaching consequence of submission to authority.
Stanley Milgram
It is the responsibility of the sender to make sure the receiver understands the message.
Joseph Batten
Independence is the recognition of the fact that yours is the responsibility of judgment and nothing can help you escape it.
Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
No man was ever endowed with a right without being at the same time saddled with a responsibility.
Gerald W. Johnson
I am here to accept responsibility for that which I did. I will not accept responsibility for that which I did not do.
Oliver L. North
There is nothing like a coup de foudre and absorption in family responsibility for maturing the male and pulling his scattered wits together.
Sir V Pritchett
Forming characters! Whose? Our own or others? Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.
Elihu Burritt