Duty Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew Carnegie” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bertrand Russell” float=”none” width=”100%”]A sense of duty is useful in work, but offensive in personal relations.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Kingsley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every duty that is bidden to wait comes back with seven fresh duties at its back.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cicero” float=”none” width=”100%”]The first duty of a man is the seeking after and the investigation of truth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Claudia J. Edwards” float=”none” width=”100%”]Honor is no phantom. Duty doesn’t melt away, no matter how much we might wish it to.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Bernard Shaw” float=”none” width=”100%”]When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Eliot” float=”none” width=”100%”]The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George S. Patton Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do your duty as you see it, and damn the consequences.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henri Frédéric Amiel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our powers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry David Thoreau” float=”none” width=”100%”]Duty is one and invariable; it requires no impossibilities, nor can it ever be disregarded with impunity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Immanuel Kant” float=”none” width=”100%”]n action, to have moral worth, must be done from duty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Indira Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Allen” float=”none” width=”100%”]No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johann Wolfgang von Goethe” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you lay duties upon people and give them no rights, you must pay them well.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John D. Rockefeller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every right implies a responsibility; Every opportunity, an obligation, Every possession, a duty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Legend” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s an artist’s duty to reflect the times in which we live.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jupiter Hammon” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is our duty to be faithful, not with eye service as men pleasers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kurt Cobain” float=”none” width=”100%”]The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mark Twain” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do something every day that you don’t want to do; this is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mazo de la Roche” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every one regards his duty as a troublesome master from whom he would like to be free.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mencius” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every duty is a charge, but the charge of oneself is the root of all others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Muhammad Ali Jinnah” float=”none” width=”100%”]With faith, discipline and selfless devotion to duty, there is nothing worthwhile that you cannot achieve.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oscar Wilde” float=”none” width=”100%”]Duty is what one expects from others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Phillips Brooks” float=”none” width=”100%”]Happiness is the natural flower of duty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pierre Corneille” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do your duty and leave the rest to the gods.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pierre Teilhard de Chardin” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is our duty as men and women to proceed as though the limits of our abilities do not exist.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Plato” float=”none” width=”100%”]A man’s duty is to find out where the truth is, or if he cannot, at least to take the best possible human doctrine and the hardest to disprove, and to ride on this like a raft over the waters of life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope Francis” float=”none” width=”100%”]We all have the duty to do good.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rabbi Ben Azai” float=”none” width=”100%”]The reward of doing one duty is the power to do another.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Baden-Powell” float=”none” width=”100%”]We never fail when we try to do our duty, we always fail when we neglect to do it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert E. Lee” float=”none” width=”100%”]Duty is the sublimest word in the language; you can never do more than your duty; you shall never wish to do less.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Louis Stevenson” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no duty we so much underrate as the duty of being happy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Swami Sivananda” float=”none” width=”100%”]Your duty is to treat everybody with love as a manifestation of the Lord.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodore W. Parker” float=”none” width=”100%”]Who escapes a duty, avoids a gain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Paine” float=”none” width=”100%”]The duty of man is not a wilderness of turnpike gates, through which he is to pass by tickets from one to the other. It is plain and simple, and consists but of two points–his duty God, which every man must feel; and, with respect to his neighbor, to do as he would be done by.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tiorio” float=”none” width=”100%”]A man who neglects his duty as a citizen is not entitled to his rights as a citizen.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tryon Edwards” float=”none” width=”100%”]Where duty is plain delay is both foolish and hazardous; where it is not, delay may be both wisdom and safety.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Godwin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Duty is that mode of action on the part of the individual which constitutes the best possible application of his capacity to the general benefit.[/wpsm_quote]