Duty Quotes


392 Duty quotes:



"The test of a preacher is that his congregation goes away saying, not, 'What a lovely sermon!' but 'I will do something.'"
Author: Graham Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty."
"Our duty is to preserve what the past has had to say for itself, and to say for ourselves what shall be true for the future"
Author: Ruskin Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"There is only one duty, only one safe course, and that is to try to be right."
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope"
Author: Churchill Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The one duty we owe to history is to rewrite it."
Author: Wilde Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The rule of joy and the law of duty seem to me all one."
Author: Holmes Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"If there is anything which it is the duty of the whole people to never entrust to any hands but their own — that thing is the preservation of their own liberties and institutions."
Author: Lincoln Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The proper office of a friend is to side with you when you are in the wrong"
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Oh, duty is what one expects from others, it is not what one does oneself."
Author: Wilde Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"On an occasion of this kind it becomes more than a moral duty to speak one's mind. It becomes a pleasure."
"Fear is implanted in us as a preservative from evil; but its duty, like that of other passions, is not to overbear reason, but to assist it. It should not be suffered to tyrannize"
"In the words of the poet, When Duty whispers low, Thou must, this erstwhile youth replies, I just can't"
Author: Nash Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"But in his duty prompt at every call, he watched and wept, he prayed and felt for all."
Author: Goldsmith Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The power confided in me will be used to hold, occupy and possess the property and places belonging to the government, and to collect the duties and imposts."
Author: Lincoln Quotes Category: Duty Quotes President Quotes
"Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected."
"It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually take place, no matter by whom brought on, we must defend ourselves. If our house be on fire, without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without, we must try to extinguish it."
"Power has only one duty -to secure the social welfare of the People."
Author: Disraeli Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Love and work...work and love, that's all there is."
Author: Freud Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with."
Author: Graham Quotes Category: Duty Quotes


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