If you wish to inculcate a sense of duty and responsibility among others then you the following duty quotes would help you immensely. Here are some famous responsibility quotations and sayings.

Duty Quotes

The sense of duty or responsibility is something that should be taught to a child at a young age. Teaching children responsibilities will make a world full of adults who care more about the world around themselves and are ready to take up responsibilities and make our society a better living place. Teaching responsibilities to students will help them to become self motivated, take responsibilities for their actions, and become constructive members of the societies. Read these inspiring duty quotes for a better insight on the subject.

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between the two, the leader must become a servant and a debtor. That sums up the progress of an artful leader.

- Max De Pree

The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he's dead.

- Bette Davis

In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.

- Stephen King

I like work; it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.

- Three Men in a Boat , Jerome K. Jerome

If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.

- John L. Lewis

People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.

- Indira Gandhi

It is not sacrifice if you love what you're doing.

- Mia Hamm

I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.

- Thomas Paine

I am like any other man. All I do is supply a demand.

- Al Capone

Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.

- Dan Quayle

A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who assemble and administer the government in person.

- James Madison

I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.

- Sigmund Freud

Love and work... work and love, that's all there is.

- Sigmund Freud

A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his government.

- Edward Abbey

Art is the proper task of life.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.

- James Allen

Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.

- Andrew Carnegie

Courage that grows from constitution often forsakes a man when he has occasion for it; courage which arises from a sense of duty acts; in a uniform manner.

- Joseph Addison

Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.

- Julie Andrews

A minister has to be able to read a clock. At noon, it's time to go home and turn up the pot roast and get the peas out of the freezer.

- Garrison Keillor

Do your duty in all things. You cannot do more, you should never wish to do less.

- Robert E. Lee

I really don't remember much about Cleopatra. There were a lot of other things going on.

- Cleopatra

No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.

- Pythagoras

The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.

- Steve Jobs

Police arrested two kids yesterday, one was drinking battery acid, the other was eating fireworks. They charged one and let the other one off.

- Tommy Cooper

The religious idea of God cannot do full duty for the metaphysical infinity.

- Alan Watts

I think the first duty of society is justice.

- Alexander Hamilton

As a Christian I have no duty to allow myself to be cheated, but I have the duty to be a fighter for truth and justice.

- Adolf Hitler

Diplomats make it their business to conceal the facts.

- Margaret Sanger

The duty of man is the same in respect to his own nature as in respect to the nature of all other things, namely not to follow it but to amend it.

- John Stuart Mill

We are involved in a life that passes understanding and our highest business is our daily life.

- John Cage

One of the first duties of the physician is to educate the masses not to take medicine.

- William Osler

All I do, really, is go to work and try to be professional, be on time and be prepared.

- Ben Affleck

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

- Les Brown

Honor your commitments with integrity.

- Les Brown

Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.

- C. Northcote Parkinson

Duty is not collective; it is personal.

- Calvin Coolidge

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