Quotes by duty

Quotes 46 till 60 of 235.

  • Benjamin Haydon
    Benjamin Haydon
    British artist 1786-1846
    Benjamin Haydon
    - +
     0
    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
    David O. Mckay
    American religious leader and educator 1951-1970
    David O. Mckay
    - +
     0
    Do your duty, that is best; leave unto the Lord the rest.
  • John Banville
    John Banville
    Irish writer 1945-
    John Banville
    - +
     0
    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.
  • Augusto Pinochet
    Augusto Pinochet
    Chilean general, politician and dictator 1915-2006
    Augusto Pinochet
    - +
     0
    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.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
    - +
     0
    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.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
    Benjamin Disraeli
    - +
     0
    Duty cannot exist without faith.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
    - +
     0
    Duty is not collective; it is personal.

  • Robert E. Lee
    Robert E. Lee
    American legeraanvoerder 1807-1870
    Robert E. Lee
    - +
     0
    Duty is the sublimest word in the language. You can never do more than your duty. You should never wish to do less.
  • John Fowles
    John Fowles
    English novelist 1926-2005
    John Fowles
    - +
     0
    Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical.
  • John D. Rockefeller
    John D. Rockefeller
    American industrialist: founder Exxon 1839-1937
    John D. Rockefeller
    - +
     0
    Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.
  • Ann Oakley
    Ann Oakley
    British sociologist, writer 1944-
    Ann Oakley
    - +
     0
    Families are nothing other than the idolatry of duty.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
    - +
     0
    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
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    - +
     0
    Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
    - +
     0
    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
    Bryant H. McGill
    American journalist and author 1969-
    Bryant H. McGill
    - +
     0
    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.
All duty famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 235 found (page 4)