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Duties Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Duties

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Faithfulness in the performance of small duties
gives us strength to adhere to difficult determinations
that life will someday force us to make.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

I have been committed to carrying out my duties...
in accordance with both the letter and spirit of all
applicable rules of ethics and canons of conduct.
- Samuel Alito

Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss
will add it to your regular duties.
- Doug Larson

Medical physicists work in cooperation with doctors.
A few medical physicists devote their time to research and teaching.
A few get involved with administrative duties.
- John Cameron

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Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
- Immanuel Kant

TO fear God, is one of the first and greatest Duties
of his rational Creatures.
- Charles Inglis

The family is the school of duties -
founded on love.
- Felix Adler


 

The Jews are the living embodiment of the minority,
the constant reminder of what duties societies owe their minorities,
whoever they might be.
- Abba Eban

Women were freed from positive duties when they could not perform them,
but not when they could.
- Henrietta Szold

Religion is the solid basis of good morals;
therefore education should teach the precepts of religion,
and the duties of man toward God.
- Gouverneur Morris

Nothing is more generally known than our duties which belong to Christianity;
and yet,
how amazing is it, nothing is less practiced?
- George Whitefield

It is not the straining for great things that is most effective;
it is the doing the little things,
the common duties, a little better and better.
- Elizabeth Stuart Phelps

The interests of a nation, when well understood,
will be found to coincide with their moral duties.
- Thomas Jefferson

Where there are no rights, there are no duties.
- Henri Benjamin Constant De Rebecque

The first duties of the physician is to educate the
masses not to take medicine.
- William Osler

The modern state no longer has anything but rights;
it does not recognize duties any more.
- Georges Bernanos

No Georgian has the right to evade or neglect his duties and responsibilities.
- Eduard Shevardnadze

I will fight for my children on any level so they can
reach their potential as human beings and in their public duties.
- Princess Diana

A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties.
A father can do neither.
If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.
- Marlene Dietrich

In our monogamous part of the world,
to marry means to halve one's rights and double one's duties.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

We now consider as fundamental economic functions of the state,
many duties that were left a generation ago to chance.
- Arthur Capper

Consistency, madam, is the first of Christian duties.
- Charlotte Bronte

I always concentrated on doing the very best that I
could in the job and the duties that I was assigned.
- Hugh Shelton

It is the business of the future to be dangerous;
and it is among the merits of science that it equips
the future for its duties.
- Alfred North Whitehead

Praise now is one of the great duties of the redeemed.
It will be their employment for ever.
- Albert Barnes

Everyone should know that most cancer research is largely a fraud,
and that the major cancer research organizations are
derelict in their duties to the people who support them.
- Linus Pauling

I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that
religious duties consist in doing justice,
loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.
- Thomas Paine

The number of medals on an officer's breast varies
in inverse proportion to the square of the distance
of his duties from the front line.
- Charles Edward Montague

In the discharge of the duties of this office,
there is one rule of action more important than all others.
It consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
- Calvin Coolidge

We must find our duties in what comes to us,
not in what might have been.
- George Eliot

The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses
to acknowledge authority,
as such.
For him, skepticism is the highest of duties;
blind faith the one unpardonable sin.
- Thomas Huxley

Discretion is the perfection of reason,
and a guide to us in all the duties of life.
- Walter Scott

The real duties of an ambassador are to enter into
or follow negotiations between his own government and
that of the country to which he is accredited.
- David Bruce

We need to get rid of the 16th amendment,
and return to the original system that funds government
with a variety of tariffs and duties.
- Alan Keyes

I look upon another's insistence on the merits of his or her life -
duties,
intellect, accomplishment - and see that most of it is nonsense.
- Harold Brodkey

People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.
- Indira Gandhi

Among the smaller duties of life I hardly know any
one more important than that of not praising where praise is not due.
- Sydney Smith

I feel incompetent to perform duties...
which have been so unexpectedly thrown upon me.
- Andrew Johnson

There are distinct duties of a poet laureate.
I plan a reading series at the Library of Congress
and advise the librarian.
The rest is how I want to promote poetry.
- Rita Dove

Every human being has a work to carry on within,
duties to perform abroad, influence to exert,
which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach.
- William Ellery Channing

I have found it impossible to carry the heavy burden
of responsibility and to discharge my duties as king
as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love.
- Edward VIII

I support development and deployment of a limited national missile defense.
Few if any of our duties surpass our obligation to
provide for the common defense of our nation.
- Joe Lieberman

No president who performs his duties faithfully and
conscientiously can have any leisure.
- James K. Polk

Nobody should trust their virtue with necessity,
the force of which is never known till it is felt,
and it is therefore one of the first duties to avoid the temptation of it.
- Mary Wortley Montagu

Of all duties, prayer certainly is the sweetest and most easy.
- Laurence Sterne

Property has its duties as well as its rights.
- Thomas Drummond

And I had to take care of a little dog too named Suzy.
It was the promoter's wife's - Judy Lynn's -
it was her dog.
And one of my duties going on the tour was to take care of it.
- Mel Tillis

One of the first duties of the physician is to educate
the masses not to take medicine.
- William Osler

What time he can spare from the adornment of his person
he devotes to the neglect of his duties.
- William Hepworth Thompson

Perfection does not consist in any singular state or condition of life,
or in any particular set of duties, but in holy and
religious conduct of ourselves in every state of Life.
- William Law

A soul preoccupied with great ideas best performs small duties.
- Harriet Martineau

If your lifeguard duties were as good as your singing,
a lot of people would be drowning.
- Simon Cowell

Make women rational creatures, and free citizens,
and they will quickly become good wives;
-
that is,
if men do not neglect the duties of husbands and fathers.
- Mary Wollstonecraft

And after I started working for the Bureau,
most of my translation duties included translations
of documents and investigations that actually started way before 9/11.
- Sibel Edmonds

From George Washington to George W. Bush, presidents
have invoked God's name in the performance of their official duties.
- Linda Chavez

A soul occupied with great ideas performs small duties.
- Harriet Martineau

I have no intention of resigning, and confidently expect
to resume official duties within three months.
- Frederick W. Borden

In 1833, protection was abandoned, and a tariff was
established by which it was provided that we should,
in a few years, have a system of merely revenue duties.
- Henry Charles Carey

Let those only return to their homes who are called
by the imperative duties which they owe to their families,
and those who by their glorious wounds have deserved
the credit of their country.
- Giuseppe Garibaldi

My husband gave up all his work to stay at home with the kids,
and we split all the duties at home.
I do all the boring stuff - like pay the bills,
and he does all the exercising for both of us,
which I'm very grateful for...
I thank him for it regularly.
- Erika Slezak

It was still quiet in the house, and not a sound was heard from outside,
either.
Were it not for this silence, my reverie would probably
have been disrupted by reminders of daily duties,
of getting up and going to school.
- Herman Hesse

Across the country military families are facing dire
financial circumstances due to longer than expected tours of duties.
They are being penalized for their patriotism -
no one should have to choose between doing right by
their country and doing right by their families.
- Evan Bayh

I read upon the subject and grew more and more interested,
and after a time I became a member of the National Board,
and had duties and responsibilities that kept me busy
after my day's work was done.
- Rose Schneiderman

Christ has not only ordained that there shall be such officers in his Church -
he has not only specified their duties and prerogatives -
but he gives the requisite qualifications,
and calls those thus qualified, and by that call gives
them their official authority.
- Charles Hodge

County government can be simplified greatly by reorganizing
and consolidating some of the offices,
making others appointive, and reducing salaries in
keeping with the salaries paid by private business
for the performance of similar duties.
- Arthur Capper

Life is made up, not of great sacrifices or duties,
but of little things, in which smiles and kindness,
and small obligations given habitually,
are what preserve the heart and secure comfort.
- Humphry Davy

From protecting our natural resources to providing
maritime security and national defense,
the Coast Guard's duties are broad in scope,
and the performance of those duties has never been more important.
- Russ Carnahan

Nothing is more important in the preservation of peace
than to secure among the great mass of the people living
under constitutional government a just conception of
the rights which their nation has against others and
of the duties their nation owes to others.
- Elihu Root

I Kenneth Robert Livingstone, having been elected to
the office of mayor of London,
declare that I take that office upon myself,
and will duly and faithfully fulfil the duties of it
to the best of my judgement and ability.
- Kenneth Robert Livingstone

Certainly it is wrong to be cruel to animals and the
destruction of a whole species can be a great evil.
The capacity for feelings of pleasure and pain and
for the form of life of which animals are capable clearly
impose duties of compassion and humanity in their case.
- John Rawls

When the government violates the people's rights,
insurrection is, for the people and for each portion of the people,
the most sacred of the rights and the most indispensible of duties.
- Marquis de Lafayette


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