Responsibility Quotes and Sayings

responsibility Quotes

Taking responsibility for your actions and not blaming others is a most important trait of character. This requires inner strength, discipline and integrity, and is one of the most important qualities of a leader.

Responsibility means standing beyond your words, keeping your promises, and feeling strong and sincere enough to acknowledge and admit your mistakes.

It also means being trustworthy, reliable, not seeking excuses, and carrying out duties without dodging them.

Here are quotes and sayings to inspire you to become more responsible.

Taking Responsibility Quotes and Sayings

“You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.” –Jim Rohn

“The willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life is the source from which self-respect springs.” –Joan Didion

“It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities.” –Josiah Charles Stamp

“Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.” –Erica Jong

“Freedom is the will to be responsible to ourselves.” –Friedrich Nietzsche

“Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility.” –Elizabeth Cady Stanton

“Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.” –Thomas Jefferson

“The greatest people are ‘great’ because they’re willing to admit their greatest faults.” –Craig D. Lounsbrough

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“Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.” –Louis Armstrong

“Taking responsibility for your actions and not blaming others is a most important trait of character.” –Remez Sasson

“No man is fit to command another that cannot command himself.” –William Penn

“The price of greatness is responsibility.” –Winston Churchill

“A true gentleman makes demands upon himself but not upon others.” –Confucius

“To know what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice.” –Confucius

“Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.” –Lao-Tzu

“Ninety-nine percent of all failures come from people who have a habit of making excuses.”” –George Washington Carver

“When you think everything is someone else’s fault, you will suffer a lot. When you realize that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy.” –Dalai Lama

“Blame is the cowards solution to his fear of accountability.” –Craig D. Lounsbrough

“When you choose freedom, you also choose responsibility.” –Richie Norton

“The key is taking responsibility and initiative, deciding what your life is about and prioritizing your life around the most important things.” –Stephen Covey

“Being responsible means that you are reliable. –Remez Sasson

“The secret ingredients to true happiness? Decisive optimism and personal responsibility.” –Amy Leigh Mercree

“Making someone responsible for your misery also makes them responsible for your happiness. Why give that power to anyone but yourself?” –Scott Stabile

“You are never responsible for the actions of others; you are only responsible for you.” –Miguel Ruiz

“Responsibility is a grace you give yourself not an obligation” –Dan Millman

“The victim mindset dilutes the human potential. By not accepting personal responsibility for our circumstances, we greatly reduce our power to change them” –Steve Maraboli

“You always have a choice. Don’t ever imagine you don’t. Whatever you do, it’s a decision and you have to accept responsibility for it. That’s when honor becomes more than empty words.” –Lynn Flewelling

“You may believe that you are responsible for what you do, but not for what you think. The truth is that you are responsible for what you think, because it is only at this level that you can exercise choice. What you do comes from what you think.” –Marianne Williamson

“The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up.” –John C. Maxwell

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