Quotes Categories

Responsibility Quotes

Each of us has the right and the responsibility to asses the road which lie ahead and those over which we have traveled, and if the feature road looms ominous or unpromising, and the road back uninviting-inviting, then we need to gather our resolve and carrying only the necessary baggage, step off that road into another direction. If the new choice is also unpalatable, without embarrassment, we must be ready to change that one as well.

Author: Maya Angelou (1928)

Profession: African-American poet, Writer, Performer

No one will dare maintain that it is better to do injustice than to bear it.

Author: Aristotle

Profession: Greek Philosopher

The way to avoid responsibility is to say, "I've got responsibilities."

Author: Richard Bach (1936)

Profession: American Author

The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.

Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman

God, Private Enterprise and government have made me what I am, and now they have to take some of the blame.

Author: Joy Baluch

Profession:

Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you, never excuse yourself.

Author: Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887)

Profession: American Preacher, Orator, Writer

A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with -- a man is what he makes of himself.

Author: Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922)

Profession: British-born American Inventor of Telephone

Bear one another's burdens.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall much be required. [Luke 12:48]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

No one will improve your lot if you do not yourself.

Author: Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956)

Profession: German Dramatist, Poet

If people concentrated on their responsibilities, others would have their rights.

Author: Stuart Briscoe

Profession:

You take on the responsibility for making your dream a reality.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

Accept the consequences of your actions in order to become the agent of your mental, physical, spiritual and material success.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer