436 Total Quotes

Duty Quotes

Billy Graham
The test of a preacher is that his congregation goes away saying, not, 'What a lovely sermon!' but 'I will do something.'
Billy Graham
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Winston Churchill
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope
Winston Churchill
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Mark Twain
The proper office of a friend is to side with you when you are in the wrong
Mark Twain
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Vincent van Gogh
Painting is a faith, and it imposes the duty to disregard public opinion.
Vincent van Gogh
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John Ruskin
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
John Ruskin
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It's not right. It's not fair. And it's offensive, ... who believed it was their religious duty to wage holy war against this country.
Marc Kasowitz
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Oscar Wilde
The one duty we owe to history is to rewrite it.
Oscar Wilde
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Winston Churchill
There is only one duty, only one safe course, and that is to try to be right.
Winston Churchill
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George Patton
If I do my full duty, the rest will take care of itself.
George Patton
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
How can we know ourselves? Never by reflection, but only through action. Begin at once to do your duty and immediately you will know what is inside you.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Blaise Pascal
He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God's providence to lead him aright
Blaise Pascal
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Abbie Hoffman
The first duty of a revolutionary is to get away with it.
Abbie Hoffman
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When the fabric of the universe becomes unknown, it is the duty of the university to produce weavers
Gordon Gee
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The most beautiful things in the universe are the starry heavens above us and the feeling of duty within us.
Indian Proverb
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Promptitude is not only a duty, but is also a part of good manners; it is favorable to fortune, reputation, influence and usefulness
Charles Simmons
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Samuel Johnson
To preserve health is a moral and religious duty, for health is the basis of all social virtues. We can no longer be useful when we are not well.
Samuel Johnson
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He was very ill and we thought it was our duty to take care of him on humanitarian grounds. We didn't consider what might happen later.
Abdul Rashid
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We had heavy-duty equipment on the site, and I'm accustomed to working around the water. We thought it was a thing we could do.
James Olson
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It was about midnight when hooded men, we believe they were police, raided our offices and ordered the night duty staff to switch off the transmission.
Farida Karoney
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Adolf Hitler
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
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Albert Einstein
Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty.
Albert Einstein
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It should be noted that where a property transaction is cancelled for the purposes of avoiding or evading transfer duty, there is no true cancellation of the agreement and duty will be raised as if the original agreement had not been cancelled.
Adrian Lackay
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Tension among voters is high and pre-election violence has been on the increase. The political parties have a duty to prevent further violence.
Jemera Rone
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do that which is assigned to you and you cannot hope too much or dare too much.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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James Madison
The American people are too well schooled in the duty and practice of submitting to the will of the majority to permit any serious uneasiness on that account
James Madison
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Tis a sort of duty to be rich, that it may be in one's power to do good, riches being another word for power.
Mary Montagu
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It?s the duty of every service member to report human rights abuses. I acted in my role as a chaplain.
James Yee
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Alan Watts
The religious idea of God cannot do full duty for the metaphysical infinity.
Alan Watts
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Henry A. Kissinger
The statesman's duty is to bridge the gap between his nation's experience and his vision.
Henry A. Kissinger
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John D. Rockefeller
I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty.
John D. Rockefeller
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