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Personal Responsibility Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Personal Responsibility

Please enjoy these Personal Responsibility Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

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.
- Albert Schweitzer

I am the owner of my choices.
I am the source for the perspectives I choose to hold...
regardless of how aware I am of why or how I come to possess
that particular perspective.
It takes courage to look into the mirror of our souls, absent excuses.
I will look into that mirror little bits at a time.
SEE and ACT. SEE what I can bear to see and ACT upon what I am able.
This is the heart of a gentle invitation to personal responsibility.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

My biggest dream is that my words will inspire heart,
hope and personal responsibility in people around the globe
long after my feet in these shoes aren't walking the planet.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Any political agenda and organization which doesn't
begin with personal responsibility is just half the argument.
It's just not going to succeed.
- Peter Coyote

 

Each of us should take personal responsibility for our diet,
and our children's diet, and the government's role
should be to make certain it provides the best information
possible to help people stay healthy.
- James Talent

But there is a corollary to freedom and that's personal responsibility,
and the real challenge is how you generate that personal
responsibility without imposing it.
- Esther Dyson

You must take personal responsibility.
You cannot change the circumstances,
the seasons,
or the wind, but you can change yourself.
That is something you have charge of.
- Jim Rohn

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I don't believe he had a responsibility to even answer that question -
you have no responsibility to answer personal questions
that people have no right to ask you.
- Chris Matthews

The European model is in danger if we obliterate the
principle of personal responsibility.
- Jacques Delors

Though Congress continues to explore possible solutions
to ensure social security solvency,
everyone must take personal responsibility to prepare
their own retirement savings accordingly.
- Ron Lewis

Well if you were asking my personal opinion on that
I think the answer can only be yes but it was missed.
Much as I know I'm responsible for a lot of things,
I can't wear any responsibility for that.
- John Anderson

And we can celebrate when we have a government that
has earned back the trust of the people it serves...
when we have a government that honors our Constitution
and stands up for the values that have made America,
America: economic freedom, individual liberty,
and personal responsibility.
- John Boehner

Yes, we have the freedom to do what we please,
but it only works because we don't do everything we might please -
we should exercise some degree of personal,
and corporate, responsibility.
- Tammy Bruce

There is nothing here that's broken that can't be fixed,
but it won't happen on its own.
It's going to require a huge lift by the entire country
of the United States of America and people on the ground
taking personal responsibility for themselves.
You cannot take it as a fait accompli that the city's going to come back.
- Mitch Landrieu

We discussed politics, but we also talked about the importance of hard work,
personal responsibility, living within your means,
keeping your word.
Those lessons stay with you throughout your life.
- Bob Ehrlich

For years now I have been talking about personal responsibility and accountability,
both in our private lives and in the halls of government.
Those are important principles here in Idaho,
and they will form the basis of this administration.
- Butch Otter

What does it mean to be a conservative? I don't even know anymore.
I know what it means to me.
It means to me, personal responsibility.
That if I've done something wrong, its up to me to pay the price.
It's up to me to make it right.
- Glenn Beck

But in this Congress, accountability is just a catch phrase,
usually directed elsewhere.
Demands to personal responsibility or corporate accountability abound,
but rarely congressional accountability or fiscal responsibility.
- Melissa Bean

In the book I define conservatism, as I believe it
is fit upon four categories of principle:
respect for The Constitution,
respect for life, less government, and personal responsibility.
- Jonathan Krohn

Everything we say, do, think, and feel
is a product of our personal history
and the collective history of humankind.
Our name for these histories is "prejudice."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Having a personal opinion is great.
Believing that one's personal opinion is absolute truth
leads to most of the world's troubles.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Personal importance, or taking things personally,
is the maximum expression of selfishness
because we make the assumption that everything is about me.
- don Miguel Ruiz

A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences,
in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures -
and that is the basis of all human morality.
- John F. Kennedy

Whosoever is spared personal pain
must feel himself called
to help in diminishing the pain of others.
We must all carry our share of
the misery which lies upon the world.
- Albert Schweitzer

I know, to banish anger altogether
from one's breast is a difficult task.
It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort.
It can be done only by God's grace.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

About most subjects, there is not "The Truth;"
there is merely one's personal truth.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask "Why me?"
Then a voice answers "Nothing personal,
your name just happened to come up. -
- Charlie Brown, in Charles M. Schulz' cartoon Peanuts

I put aside personal preferences and step forward to be of service.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The less I take the difficulties of my life as personal affront,
and the more I use them as an opportunity to learn and grow...
the easier I sleep at night.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Buddhism has the characteristics of what would be expected
in a cosmic religion for the future:
It transcends a personal God, avoids dogmas and theology;
it covers both the natural and the spiritual,
and it is based on a religious sense
aspiring from the experience of all things,
natural and spiritual, as a meaningful unity.
- Albert Einstein

Personal transformation can and does have global effects.
As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us.
The revolution that will save the world
is ultimately a personal one.
- Marianne Williamson

I left the "eye for an eye" God
when I walked out of Bible school,
but God Within is a daily part of my personal experience.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Get up-close-and-personal:
Life looks different when you really get involved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Be Your Own Personal Greatest Hero.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is only after years of preparation that the young
artist should touch color -
not color used descriptively,
that is, but as a means of personal expression.
- Henri Matisse

The personal life deeply lived
always expands into truths beyond itself.
- Anais Nin

Success is the progressive realization of predetermined,
worthwhile, personal goals.
- Paul J. Meyer

We all have a social mask, right?
We put it on, we go out, put our
best foot forward, our best image.
But behind that social mask is a personal truth,
what we really, really believe
about who we are and what we're capable of.
- Phil McGraw

It's impossible to move, to live, to operate at any
level without leaving traces,
bits, seemingly meaningless fragments of personal information.
- William Gibson

Bill Gates is the pope of the personal computer industry.
He decides who's going to build.
- Larry Ellison

Pity may represent little more
than the impersonal concern
which prompts the mailing of a check,
but true sympathy is the personal concern
which demands the giving of one's soul.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Poetry is the revelation of a feeling that the poet
believes to be interior and personal which the reader recognizes as his own.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

Set and enforce your personal boundaries.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Growing up, I didn't have a lot of toys,
and personal entertainment depended on individual ingenuity and imagination -
think up a story and go live it for an afternoon.
- Terry Brooks

Belief transcends ritual, structure and societal expectation.
It is an enlivening, intensely personal
core to our being. Our way of being.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

My personal goals are to be happy, healthy and to be
surrounded by loved ones.
- Kiana Tom

The will to win, the desire to succeed,
the urge to reach your full potential...
these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
- Confucius

There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot
be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
- John Stuart Mill

Property is intended to serve life,
and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect,
it has no personal being.
It is part of the earth man walks on.
It is not man.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010,
and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
- Ray Kurzweil

Women's rights is not only an abstraction,
a cause; it is also a personal affair.
It is not only about us; it is also about me and you.
Just the two of us.
- Toni Morrison

My mother was a personal friend of God's.
They had ongoing conversations.
- Della Reese

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
- Aristotle

Sometimes, on a personal level, I wince.
- Terry Semel

For my own personal growth I had to set out on my own.
- Frank Press

It's always been really important for me to try to
maintain a balanced life,
professional and personal, and this was absolutely
something that my husband and I had hoped for.
- Debra Messing

Most people who work at home find they do not have
the benefit of receptionists who serve as personal guards.
- Judith Martin

This airline is grateful for his extensive contributions
and we will miss his friendship and support.
We extend our deepest sympathies to the Casey family on its personal loss.
- Gerard Arpey

I don't like to share my personal life...
it wouldn't be personal if I shared it.
- George Clooney

This subsistence, or manner of being of God is his
one essence so far as it has personal properties.
- William Ames

You might as well ask why a middle-aged man with no
criminal record might put a paper bag over his head and rob a bank.
I acted out of personal desperation.
- Aldrich Ames

Well, the thought that everybody might have a personal
computer at their desk or their home was certainly
not on the mainstream of anybody's activity at that time.
- Jack Kilby

You must develop personal contacts if you want to be successful.
- Armstrong Williams

Every human life involves an unfathomable mystery,
for man is the riddle of the universe,
and the riddle of man in his endowment with personal capacities.
- Harry Emerson Fosdick

Now, finally has the elevator arrived.
The stairs was about to become a personal inferno.
- Anders Zorn

Too many jazz pianists limit themselves to a personal style,
a trademark, so to speak.
They confine themselves to one type of playing.
- Oscar Peterson

I still take photographs for my own use,
personal studies.
I do not feel that I can fully express my views through
the medium and this is why I have moved towards painting.
- John Dyer

Our holiness is an effect, not a cause;
so long as our eyes are on our own personal whiteness as an end in itself,
the thing breaks down.
- Charles Simeon

Oh, my God!
My wife and I, boy, we got down that night.
On a personal note!
- Derek Luke

I have no personal vendetta against Clarence Thomas.
I seek only to provide the committee with information
which it may regard as relevant.
- Anita Hill

Our citizens will lose their confidence or trust in
the values and principles of the international community,
especially if our personal identity is denied.
- Boris Trajkovski


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