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  Responsibility is the price of leadership.  
 -  Chinese proverb
  

  A person is always responsible: If his act was accidental or intentional, whether he was awake or asleep.  
 -  Jewish proverb
  

  If you want your children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.  
 -  Abigail van Buren
  

  My passionate sense of social justice and social responsibility has always contrasted oddly with my pronounced lack of need for direct contact with other human beings and human communities.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.  
 -  Albert Ellis
  

  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
  

  Good. I'm looking for the least possible amount of responsibility.  
 -  American Beauty, 1999
  

  Let us all take more responsibility, not only for ourselves and our families but for our communities and our country.  
 -  Bill Clinton
  

  A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.  
 -  Bob Dylan
  

  The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?  
 -  Bob Marley
  

  Few things help an individual more than to place responsibility upon him and to let him know that you trust him.  
 -  Booker T. Washington
  

  Manage by responsibility. It is a powerful way to grow people.  
 -  Brian Tracy
  

  Instead of wondering why this is happening to you, consider why this is happening to you.  
 -  Dalai Lama
  

  We must be prepared to face our responsibilities and be willing to use force if necessary.  
 -  Dick Cheney
  

  Life affords no greater responsibility, no greater privilege, than the raising of the next generation.  
 -  Dr. C. Everett Koop
  

  You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.  
 -  Erica Jong
  

  Never duck responsibility - it's like running from the rain only to fall into the river.  
 -  Farrah Gray
  

  Life always rides in strength to victory, not through internationalism - but only through the direct responsibility of the individual.  
 -  Frank Lloyd Wright
  

  Great power involves great responsibility.  
 -  Franklin D. Roosevelt
  

  People dancing the painful Blame 'n Shame Shuffle feel wronged, weak, and disconnected. Take a wild new leap into empowerment by taking 100% responsibility.  
 -  Gay Hendricks
  

  A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.  
 -  Henry Winkler
  

  People dancing the painful Blame 'n Shame Shuffle feel wronged, weak, and disconnected. Take a wild new leap into empowerment by taking 100% responsibility.  
 -  Gay Hendricks
  

  A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.  
 -  Henry Winkler
  

  If you want to be really successful, and I know you do, then you will have to give up blaming and complaining and take total responsibility for your life - that means all your results, both your successes and your failures. That is the prerequisite for creating a life of success.  
 -  Jack Canfield
  

  No man is hindered by another; he is only hindered by himself. No man suffers because of another; he suffers only because of himself.  
 -  James Allen
  

  The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up.  
 -  John C. Maxwell
  

  People need responsibility. They resist assuming it, but they cannot get along without it.  
 -  John Steinbeck
  

  Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.  
 -  Kahlil Gibran
  

  Few people will turn to themselves to take responsibility for their results until they have exhausted all opportunities to blame someone else.  
 -  Larry Winget
  

  A man who enjoys responsibility usually gets it. A man who merely likes exercising authority usually loses it.  
 -  Malcolm S. Forbes
  

  You may believe that you are responsible for what you do, but not for what you think. The truth is that you are responsible for what you think, because it is only at this level that you can exercise choice. What you do comes from what you think.  
 -  Marianne Williamson
  

  Indifference is the invincible giant of the world.  
 -  Mary Louise de la Ramee
  

  It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.  
 -  Moliere
  

  Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.  
 -  Napoleon Hill
  

  My philosophy is that not only are you responsible for your life, but doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.  
 -  Oprah Winfrey
  

  We are each responsible for our own life - no other person is or even can be.  
 -  Oprah Winfrey
  

  One of the annoying things about believing in free will and individual responsibility is the difficulty of finding somebody to blame your problems on. And when you do find somebody, it's remarkable how often his picture turns up on your driver's license.  
 -  P. J. O'Rourke
  

  Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.  
 -  Peter F. Drucker
  

  If it's never our fault, we can't take responsibility for it. If we can't take responsibility for it, we'll always be its victim.  
 -  Richard Bach
  

  Mature people take responsibility for their actions. When they make a mistake or act inappropriately, they apologize, make amends, or repair the damage. Conversely, Nice Guys try to fix the situations by doing whatever it takes to get the other person to stop being upset.  
 -  Robert A. Glover
  

  It's never your fault, but it's always your responsibility.  
 -  Sean Stephenson
  

  Personal responsibility is at the root of everything we think, do, conceive, fail at, or achieve in our lives. Personal responsibility is the bedrock of all individual action. Responsibility does not mean 'duty' or 'burden.'  
 -  Shad Helmstetter
  

  Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom involves responsibility and most people are frightened of responsibility.  
 -  Sigmund Freud
  

  It is our responsibilities, not ourselves, that we should take seriously.  
 -  Sir Peter Ustinov
  

  The price of greatness is responsibility.  
 -  Sir Winston Churchill
  

  Accepting responsibility is an uncomfortable thing, for within that idea is the birth of the true individual. It's the only solution to our societies' problems. Expecting someone else to fix our lives is silly; in the end we need six billion individual fixes.  
 -  Stuart Wilde
  

  Are you a 'victim,' or are you taking responsibility for your life? ... Taking responsibility means never blaming anyone else for anything you are being, doing, having or feeling.  
 -  Susan Jeffers
  

  It's amazing how someone's IQ seems to double as soon as you give them responsibility and indicate that you trust them.  
 -  Tim Ferriss
  

  The mark of a fully mature, mentally healthy individual is the acceptance of complete responsibility for one's life. When you accept total responsibility, you recognize that you are the cause of all your choices, decisions, and actions.  
 -  Tommy Newberry
  

  You can choose to be happy or sad and whichever you choose that is what you get. No one is really responsible to make someone else happy, no matter what most people have been taught and accept as true.  
 -  Unknown
  

  You are not responsible for being down, however you are responsible for getting back up.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Responsibility finds a way. Irresponsibilty makes excuses!  
 -  Unknown
  

  You are always responsible for how you act, no matter how you feel. Remember, that.  
 -  Unknown
  

  You are not Responsible for what people think about you. But, you are Responsible for what you give them to think about you...  
 -  Unknown
  

  As you get older and your responsibilites become greater, your attitude and way of thinking changes.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Parenting is the toughest job on earth as you are responsible for the physical, emotional & mental development of another human being.  
 -  Unknown
  

  A kiss is not really a good kiss until it consists of 4 elements: honesty, responsibility, respect, and last but not least, love.  
 -  Unknown
  

  If a woman is responsible for your smile. Please be responsible with her heart.  
 -  Unknown
  

  You are responsible for your own happiness. If you expect others to make you happy, chances are you'll always end up disappointed.  
 -  Unknown
  

  God gives His hardest battles to His strongest soldiers. The more Gifted, the more Responsibilities.  
 -  Unknown
  

  No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.  
 -  Voltaire