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Nothing strengthens the judgement and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility.

Only you can hold yourself back, only you can stand in your own way. Only you can help yourself.
A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with -- a man is what he makes of himself.
No one will improve your lot if you do not yourself.
Unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall much be required. [Luke 12:48]
You will find men who want to be carried on the shoulders of others, who think that the world owes them a living. They don't seem to see that we must all lift together and pull together.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Everyone has a responsibility to not only tolerate another person's point of view, but also to accept it eagerly as a challenge to your own understanding. And express those challenges in terms of serving other people.
No man was ever endowed with a right without being at the same time saddled with a responsibility.
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility. In the final analysis, the only quality that all successful people have is the ability to take on responsibility.
As novices, we think we're entirely responsible for the way people treat us. I have long since learned that we are responsible only for the way we treat people.
I will not surrender responsibility for my life and my actions.
The burden one likes is cheerfully carried.
Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will -- his personal responsibility.
The salvation of mankind lies only in making everything the concern of all.
Nothing happens by itself. It all will come your way, once you understand that you have to make it come your way, by your own exertions.
The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.
Freedom is a package deal -- with it comes responsibilities and consequences.
Be more aware of responsibility than you are of your rights.
Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
You must accept responsibility for your actions, but not the credit for your achievements.
In dreams begin responsibility.
I know that no one can really stop me but myself and that really no one can help me but myself.
You must choose the thoughts and actions that will lead you on to success.
No one will dare maintain that it is better to do injustice than to bear it.
God, Private Enterprise and government have made me what I am, and now they have to take some of the blame.
Bear one another's burdens.
If people concentrated on their responsibilities, others would have their rights.
The important thing is to concentrate upon what you can do -- by yourself, upon your own initiative.
All men, if they work not as in the great taskmaster's eye, will work wrong, and work unhappily for themselves and for you.
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence to exert, which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach.
Nobody can do it for you.
Those who enjoy responsibility usually get it; those who merely like exercising authority usually lose it.
Responsibility is what awaits outside the Eden of Creativity.
More power than all the success slogans ever penned by human hand is the realization for every man that he has but one boss. That boss is the man -- he -- himself.
A free man is as jealous of his responsibilities as he is of his liberties.
Champions take responsibility. When the ball is coming over the net, you can be sure I want the ball.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Psychologically I should say that a person becomes an adult at the point when he produces more than he consumes or earns more than he spends. This may be a the age of eighteen, twenty-five, or thirty-five. Some people remain unproductive and dependent children forever and therefore intellectually and emotionally immature.
I guess more players lick themselves that are ever licked by an opposing team. The first thing any man has to know is how to handle himself.