Quotes by duty
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British artist 1786-1846
Do your duty, and don't swerve from it. Do that which your conscience tells you to be right, and leave the consequences to God.
David O. Mckay
American religious leader and educator 1951-1970
Do your duty, that is best; leave unto the Lord the rest.
Irish writer 1945-
Doing what you do well is death. Your duty is to keep trying to do things that you don't do well, in the hope of learning.
Chilean general, politician and dictator 1915-2006
During 65 years, I have walked the path of duty and discipline... And today, looking back at that long path of service, my soldier's heart stirs and murmurs from deep within: Thank you. Thank you, my homeland.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
Duties are not performed for duty's sake, but because their neglect would make the man uncomfortable. A man performs but one duty -the duty of contenting his spirit, the duty of making himself agreeable to himself.
English statesman and writer 1804-1881
Duty cannot exist without faith.
American president 1872-1933
Duty is not collective; it is personal.
Robert E. Lee
American legeraanvoerder 1807-1870
Duty is the sublimest word in the language. You can never do more than your duty. You should never wish to do less.
English novelist 1926-2005
Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical.
John D. Rockefeller
American industrialist: founder Exxon 1839-1937
Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.
British sociologist, writer 1944-
Families are nothing other than the idolatry of duty.
English writer 1709-1784
Fear is implanted in us as a preservative from evil; but its duty, like that of other passions, is not to overbear reason, but to assist it. It should not be suffered to tyrannize
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
For many years I was a self-appointed inspector of snowstorms and rainstorms and did my duty faithfully, though I never received payment for it.
Bryant H. McGill
American journalist and author 1969-
Freedom is not a gift nor does it simply exist for us to have, but rather it is a sacred duty, and its blessed yield of hope is born from none other than the blood of the innocent.
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