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  • Benjamin Cardozo
    Benjamin Cardozo
    American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
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    Danger invites rescue.... The wrongdoer may not have foreseen the coming of a deliverer. He is accountable as if he had.
    Source: Judicial opinions
  • Barbara Boxer
    Barbara Boxer
    American politician 1940-
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    Even if I have to stand alone, I will not be afraid to stand alone. I'm going to fight for you. I'm going to fight for what's right. I'm going to fight to hold people accountable.
  • Bell Hooks
    Bell Hooks
    American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
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    For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?
  • Cass Sunstein
    Cass Sunstein
    American legal scholar 1954-
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    Having a constant productive anxiety doesn't mean that people are miserable and wailing but that people know they will be held accountable if things do not go right.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    I am lord of myself, accountable to none.
  • Bill Flores
    Bill Flores
    American businessman and politician 1954-
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    It is indefensible that IRS Commissioner Koskinen has not been held accountable for failing to meet his legal obligations. This is exactly what the American people are tired of when they say that our government is on the wrong track.
  • Molière
    Molière
    French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
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    It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do for which we are accountable.
  • Antonio Villaraigosa
    Antonio Villaraigosa
    American politician 1953-
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    Let me be clear - no one is above the law. Not a politician, not a priest, not a criminal, not a police officer. We are all accountable for our actions.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
    Denis Waitley
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    Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
  • Archibald Alexander
    Archibald Alexander
    American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
    Archibald Alexander
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    Men are more accountable for their motives, than for anything else; and primarily, morality consists in the motives, that is in the affections.
  • Barbara Jordan
    Barbara Jordan
    American lawyer, educator and politician 1936-1996
    Barbara Jordan
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    More is required of public officials than slogans and handshakes and press releases. More is required. We must hold ourselves strictly accountable. We must provide the people with a vision of the future.
  • Bob Graham
    Bob Graham
    American politician and author 1936-
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    The American people do not have the information upon which they can hold the administration and responsible agencies accountable. I call that a coverup.
  • Bob Graham
    Bob Graham
    American politician and author 1936-
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    This president has been reluctant to hold anybody accountable. No one was held accountable after September the 11th. Nobody's been held accountable after the clear flaws in intelligence leading up to the war in Iraq.
  • Brene Brown
    Brene Brown
    American professor, lecturer, author 1965-
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    To me, a leader is someone who holds her- or himself accountable for finding potential in people and processes. And so what I think is really important is sustainability.
  • Arundhati Roy
    Arundhati Roy
    Indian author 1961-
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    Torture has been privatized now, so you have obviously the whole scandal in America about the abuse of prisoners and the fact that, army people might be made to pay a price, but who are the privatized torturers accountable too?
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