Responsibility Quotes

Ronald reagan - government is like a baby. an alimentary canal...
Frank h. crane - responsibility is the thing people dread most of...

Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.
Author Unknown
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Sir Winston Churchill
With great power comes great responsibility.
Stan Lee, Spider - Man comic
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

Sin with the multitude, and your responsibility and guilt are as great and as truly personal, as if you alone had done the wrong.
Tyron Edwards
Forming characters! Whose? Our own or others? Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.
Elihu Burritt
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
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
Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Booker t. washington - few things can help an individual more than to...
A man who enjoys responsibility usually gets it. A man who merely likes exercising authority usually loses it.
Malcolm Stevenson Forbes
There is one and only one social responsibility of business - To use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition without deception or fraud.
Milton Friedman
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.
To mature means to take responsibility for your life, to be on your own. Psychoanalysis fosters the infantile state by considering that the past is responsible for the illness.
Fritz Perls
The perfect bureaucrat everywhere is the man who manages to make no decisions and escape all responsibility.
Brooks Atkinson, Once Around the Sun, 1951
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
Baby: an alimentary canal with a loud voice at one end and no responsibility at the other.
Elizabeth Adamson
It is the responsibility of the sender to make sure the receiver understands the message.
Joseph Batten
Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
George Bernard Shaw
I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty.
John D. Rockefeller Jr.
Forming characters Whose Our own or others Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.
Elihu Burritt
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
G. M. Trevelyan
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
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
So many new ideas are at first strange and horrible, though ultimately valuable that a very heavy responsibility rests upon those who would prevent their dissemination.
John Haldane
Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.
Louis
Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence and a belief in our right and our responsibility to be equal members of society.
Janet Jackson
I believe that every right implies a responsibility every opportunity an obligation every possession a duty.
John Davidson Rockefeller, Sr.
The great thought, the great concern, the great anxiety of men is to restrict, as much as possible, the limits of their own responsibility.
Giosu, Borsi
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
To decide to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.
Arbie M. Dale
Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility.
George Orwell
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
We must exchange the philosophy of excuse - - what I am is beyond my control - - For the philosophy of responsibility.
Barbara Charline Jordan
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Abraham Lincoln
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
You can delegate authority, but not responsibility.
Stephen W. Comiskey
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