In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.
One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes… and the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.
Why can’t we image makers become peace makers, too. Why cannot we, in such a time as this, use all the magic of our vaunted powers to lift the pistol from the schoolboy’s backpack.
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
- Napoleon Hill
When a pile of cups is tottering on the edge of the table and you warn that they will crash to the ground, in South Africa you are blamed when that happens.
- Desmond Tutu
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
- Khalil Gibran
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.
- Helen Keller
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
- Abraham Lincoln
I believe life is a series of near misses. A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It’s seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It’s seeing what other people don’t see And pursuing that vision.
- Howard Schultz
Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right and our responsiblity to be equal members of society.
- Janet Jackson