Responsibility Quotes and Sayings
We have a Bill of Rights. What we need is a Bill of Responsibilities.
- Bill Maher
Running away from problems or troubles will make you fall into another problem or trouble.
I’m no one to judge but you drinking, smoking, partying every weekend ain’t going to get you were you want to be in life 10 years from now.
Helping someone because you want to is much more appreciated than helping someone because you have to.
The American Dream, the idea of the happy ending, is an avoidance of responsibility and commitment.
- Jill Robinson
Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.
Work on yourself first, take responsibility for your own progress.
- I Ching
“I must do something” always solves more problems than “Something must be done.”
People think responsibility is hard to bear. It’s not. I think that sometimes it is the absence of responsibility that is harder to bear. You have a great feeling of importance.
- Henry Kissinger
Responsibility is a grace you give yourself not an obligation.
- Dan Millman
If you’re man enough to knock her up…then, you better be man enough to support the child.
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
Political action means taking on responsibility. This cannot happen without power. Power is to serve responsibility.”
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Writing without responsibility is like taking out your cloths in public and begging people to not look at you.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
- Abigail Van Buren
If you are looking to blame someone for the problems in your life, you don’t have to look any further than in the mirror.
Your life begins to change the day you take responsibility for it.
- Steve Maraboli
Until you accept responsibility for your life, someone else runs your life.
- Orrin Woodward
The price of greatness is responsibility.
- Winston Churchill
It’s none of your concern what others say or think about you. Your happiness is your own responsibility.
- Richelle E. Goodrich
Being responsible sometimes means pissing people off.
- Colin Powell
When you blame others, you give up your power to change.
Being a father
My feeling of responsibility for the safety and well being of my children is so strong, (perhaps pathologically so) that should an asteroid threaten to wipe out all life on earth, I would still hold myself responsible for their fate.
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
- George Bernard Shaw
If I was going to act irresponsibly, the least I could do was be responsible for it.
- Danny Wallace