Responsibility Quotes - Page 2

We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until… we have stopped saying “It got lost,” and say “I lost it.”
– Sidney J. Harris

For how many people do you think might yet stand on this planet before the sun grows cold? That’s the responsibility we hold in our hands.
– David Brower

You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself.
— Jim Rohn

I’ve done movies with a sword before. But I haven’t really been given the full responsibility of something like a Ridley Scott film.
– Orlando Bloom

In times like the present, men should utter nothing for which they would not willingly be responsible through time and eternity.
— Abraham Lincoln

The commands of democracy are as imperative as its privileges and opportunities are wide and generous. Its compulsion is upon us.
– Woodrow Wilson

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
– Anthony Robbins

The day you take complete responsibility for yourself, the day you stop making any excuses, that’s the day you start to the top.
– O J Simpson

It’s the responsibility of the media to look at the president with a microscope, but they go too far when they use a proctoscope.
– Richard Nixon

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

I understand it’s my responsibility to uphold the spirit of the game on yet another fine for dissent is he fit to captain?
– Ricky Ponting

Don’t be a bottleneck. If a matter is not a decision for the President or you, delegate it. Force responsibility down and out.
– Donald Rumsfeld

It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities.
– Josiah Charles Stamp

The first requisite of a good citizen in this republic of ours is that he shall be able and willing to pull his own weight.
– Theodore Roosevelt

Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him, and to let him know that you trust him.
– Booker T. Washington

You have given me a great responsibility: to stay close to you, to be worthy of you and to exemplify what you are.
– Jimmy Carter

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

I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty.
– John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

A new position of responsibility will usually show a man to be a far stronger creature than was supposed.
– William James

Some things are a dying art in this country, particularly the idea of individual responsibility and dignity.
– Andrew Goodman