Responsibility quotes page 2
It's amazing how someone's IQ seems to double as soon as you give them responsibility and
indicate that you trust them.
Personal responsibility is at the root of everything we think, do, conceive, fail at, or achieve
in our lives. Personal responsibility is the bedrock of all individual action. Responsibility does
not mean "duty" or "burden."
Manage by responsibility. It is a powerful way to grow people.
No man is hindered by another; he is only hindered by himself. No man suffers because of
another; he suffers only because of himself.
The mark of a fully mature, mentally healthy individual is the acceptance of complete
responsibility for one's life. When you accept total responsibility, you recognize that you are
the cause of all your choices, decisions, and actions.
We must be prepared to face our responsibilities and be willing to use force if necessary.
Indifference is the invincible giant of the world.
Mary Louise de la Ramee
A human being's first responsibilty is to shake hands with himself.
Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next
Dr. C. Everett Koop
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
If you want your children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their
Abigail van Buren
Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him and to let him know
that you trust him.
Booker T. Washington
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You
do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control
your own destiny.
You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.