Best 31 Quotes About Duty

Lets have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
— abraham lincoln

The religious idea of God cannot do full duty for the metaphysical infinity.
— alan watts

Deeply consider that it is your duty and interest to read the Holy Scriptures.
— adam clarke

As a Christian I have no duty to allow myself to be cheated, but I have the duty to be a fighter for truth and justice.
— adolf hitler

The duty of a historian is simply to understand and then convey that understanding, no more than that.
— antony beevor

If you have any power at all from being popular, then you have a duty to help people out.
— arabella weir

Each and every one of us who is still lucky enough to have our parents has a duty to them. We do owe them.
— ann jillian

Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
— andrew carnegie

Our veterans accepted the responsibility to defend America and uphold our values when duty called.
— bill shuster

Doctors have an ethical duty to follow the practices and standards of care.
— bob mcdonnell

A Failure in this Duty did once involve our Nation in all the Horrors of Rebellion and Civil War.
— charles inglis

When I was picked to fly the X-1, it was my duty to fly it, and I did.
— chuck yeager

When the men are silent, it is our duty to raise our voices in behalf of our ideals.
— clara zetkin

The duty of a toastmaster is to be so dull that the succeeding speakers will appear brilliant by contrast.
— clarence budington kelland

To be perfectly honest, I feel I have a duty to use my celebrity status in a positive way.
— david schwimmer

The duty of the individual farmer, at this time, is to increase his production, particularly of food crops.
— david f houston

Not observation of a duty but liberty itself is the pledge that assures fidelity.
— ellen key

It is often laziness and timidity that keep us within our duty while virtue gets all the credit.
— francois de la rochefoucauld

It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.
— franklin d roosevelt

I think we have a duty to maintain the light of consciousness to make sure it continues into the future.
— elon musk

Because I remember, I despair. Because I remember, I have the duty to reject despair.
— elie wiesel

Conscientious people are apt to see their duty in that which is the most painful course.
— george eliot

We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.
— george orwell

Sometimes the first duty of intelligent men is the restatement of the obvious.
— george orwell

To provoke dreams of terror in the slumber of prosperity has become the moral duty of literature.
— ernst fischer

The best preparation for the future is the present well seen to, and the last duty done.
— george macdonald

Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our powers.
— henri frederic amiel

When the fabric of the universe becomes unknown, it is the duty of the university to produce weavers.
— gordon gee

The first duty of a newspaper is to be accurate. If it be accurate, it follows that it is fair.
— herbert bayard swope

Your first duty as a writer is to write to please yourself. And you have no duty towards anyone else.
— iris chang

An artist has every right – one may even say a duty – to exhibit his productions as prominently as he can.
— jacques barzun

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