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Accountability Quotes

Trust is the word when it comes to business, politics, and religions. People trust the candidates in a democratic system, thus they vote for them to make their country a better place to live. Business is a complex web of a zillion functions and you need people to trust to give them such high responsibilities. Accountability is that feeling of liability towards a person who is supposed to pull off a certain task. You can wise yourself up by reading these quotes about the dynamics of Accountability.

Andy Warhol

I think having land and not ruining it is the most beautiful art that anybody could ever want to own.

Alexis de Tocqueville

The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.

Jimmy Carter

We should live our lives as though Christ were coming this afternoon.

Aldous Huxley

Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.

Bill Watterson

God put me on this earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I am so far behind that I will never die.

Simone Weil

It is an eternal obligation toward the human being not to let him suffer from hunger when one has a chance of coming to his assistance.

Robin Williams

You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.

Richard M. Nixon

A public man must never forget that he loses his usefulness when he as an individual, rather than his policy, becomes the issue.

Adam Smith

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.

Alan Watts

I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.

Chanakya

A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.

Albert Schweitzer

Let me give you a definition of ethics: It is good to maintain and further life it is bad to damage and destroy life.

Mia Hamm

I am a member of a team, and I rely on the team, I defer to it and sacrifice for it, because the team, not the individual, is the ultimate champion.

Leo Buscaglia

If we wish to free ourselves from enslavement, we must choose freedom and the responsibility this entails.

John Stuart Mill

A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

Garrison Keillor

I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.

Francis Bacon

A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.

Aldous Huxley

Like every man of sense and good feeling, I abominate work.

Benjamin Disraeli

I repeat... that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise; that from the people and for the people all springs, and all must exist.

Lenny Kravitz

God gave me the gift to be able to play instruments and I have to play.

Andrew Carnegie

Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration.

Francis Bacon

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Albert Schweitzer

A man can do only what he can do. But if he does that each day he can sleep at night and do it again the next day.

Joseph Addison

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.

Andrew Jackson

Any man worth his salt will stick up for what he believes right, but it takes a slightly better man to acknowledge instantly and without reservation that he is in error.

Andy Warhol

Employees make the best dates. You don't have to pick them up and they're always tax-deductible.

Courtney Love

Being a rock star is like being a cult leader - you really have to be in your own religion.

Andrew Carnegie

You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.

Garrison Keillor

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.

Alexander Hamilton

I think the first duty of society is justice.

Malcolm X

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.

James Madison

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

Dalai Lama

It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.

Douglas MacArthur

Life is a lively process of becoming.

Douglas MacArthur

The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself.

Billy Graham

God is more interested in your future and your relationships than you are.

Saint Thomas Aquinas

If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever.

Chanakya

A man is born alone and dies alone; and he experiences the good and bad consequences of his karma alone; and he goes alone to hell or the Supreme abode.

Thomas Hobbes

Words are wise men's counters, they do but reckon with them, but they are the money of fools.

Alexis de Tocqueville

The genius of democracies is seen not only in the great number of new words introduced but even more in the new ideas they express.

Alexander Hamilton

It's not tyranny we desire; it's a just, limited, federal government.

Napolean Hill

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Andrew Jackson

There is no pleasure in having nothing to do; the fun is having lots to do and not doing it .

Oprah Winfrey

Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possibility.

Andrew Carnegie

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

John Stuart Mill

The individual is not accountable to society for his actions in so far as these concern the interests of no person but himself.

Willie Nelson

We create our own unhappiness. The purpose of suffering is to help us understand we are the ones who cause it.

Thomas Hobbes

The right of nature... is the liberty each man hath to use his own power, as he will himself, for the preservation of his own nature; that is to say, of his own life.

John Stuart Mill

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.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

You are responsible, forever, for what you have tamed. You are responsible for your rose.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

I don't think there are any men who are faithful to their wives.

Andrew Jackson

Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.

Joseph Campbell

The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure.

Albert Schweitzer

Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility in the realm of faith and morals.

John Milton

The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven.

Elbert Hubbard

He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.

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Kurt Cobain

We have no right to express an opinion until we know all of the answers.

Andrew Jackson

The brave man inattentive to his duty, is worth little more to his country than the coward who deserts in the hour of danger.

James Baldwin

The responsibility of a writer is to excavate the experience of the people who produced him.

Elbert Hubbard

Initiative is doing the right things without being told.

Charles Kingsley

There are two freedoms - the false, where a man is free to do what he likes; the true, where he is free to do what he ought.

Benjamin Franklin

As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.

William Shakespeare

If we are marked to die, we are enough to do our country loss; and if to live, the fewer men, the greater share of honor.