Duty Quotes


392 Duty quotes:



"The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another"
Author: Eliot Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty; it is its own reward. Everything else is in God's hands."
"We must do our duty and convince the world that we are just friends and brave enemies"
Author: Jefferson Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The very idea of the power and the right of the people to establish Government, presupposes the duty of every individual to obey the established Government"
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"Every subject's duty is the king's; but every subject's soul is his own"
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"Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty."
"No duty the Executive had to perform was so trying as to put the right man in the right place."
Author: Jefferson Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Genius is a nuisance, and it is the duty of schools and colleges to abate it by setting genius-traps in its way."
Author: Butler Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The first duty of life is to be as artificial as possible. What the second duty is no one as yet discovered."
Author: Wilde Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Only Lawyers and mental defectives are automatically exempt for jury duty."
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"To persevere in one's duty, and be silent is the best answer to calumny"
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"For many years I was a self-appointed inspector of snowstorms and rainstorms and did my duty faithfully, though I never received payment for it."
Author: Thoreau Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"It is not a man's duty, as a matter of course, to devote himself to the eradication of any, even the most enormous wrong; he may still properly have other concerns to engage him; but it is his duty, at least, to wash his hands of it, and, if he gives it no thought longer, not to give it practically his support. If I devote myself to other pursuits and contemplations, I must first see, at least, that I do not pursue them sitting upon another man's shoulders."
Author: Thoreau Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain."
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Duties are not performed for duty's sake, but because their neglect would make the man uncomfortable. A man performs but one duty --the duty of contenting his spirit, the duty of making himself agreeable to himself."
Author: Twain Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"The sense of obligation to continue is present in all of us. A duty to strive is the duty of us all. I felt a call to that duty."
Author: Lincoln Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Do that which is assigned to you and you cannot hope too much or dare too much."
Author: Emerson Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Painting is a faith, and it imposes the duty to disregard public opinion."
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"I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty."
Author: Rockefeller Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty."
Author: Rockefeller Quotes Category: Duty Quotes


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