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Duty quotes - The first duty of love is to listen. Share

“The first duty of love is to listen.”

“Like the old soldier of the ballad, I now close my military career and just fade away, an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave him the light to see that duty. Goodbye.”

Duty quotes - All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope. Share

“All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.”

Duty quotes - It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs. Share

“It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.”

“Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices, but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence and fulfills the duty to express the results of his thought in clear form.”

“Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.”

Duty quotes - Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail. Share

“Only aim to do your duty, and mankind will give you credit where you fail.”

“To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”

“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. ”

“The duty of comedy is to correct men by amusing them.”

“Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.”

“It is often laziness and timidity that keep us within our duty while virtue gets all the credit.”

“Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety.”

“The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the rights of the weak that the duty of the strong is comprised.”

“Leadership to me means duty, honor, country. It means character, and it means listening from time to time. ”

“I believe the most solemn duty of the American president is to protect the American people. If America shows uncertainty and weakness in this decade, the world will drift toward tragedy. This will not happen on my watch.”

“The duty of youth is to challenge corruption. ”

“I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.”

“Only enemies speak the truth; friends and lovers lie endlessly, caught in the web of duty.”

“Duty, Honor, Country. Those three hallowed words reverently dictate what you ought to be, what you can be, what you will be.”

“We, the People, recognize that we have responsibilities as well as rights; that our destinies are bound together; that a freedom which only asks what's in it for me, a freedom without a commitment to others, a freedom without love or charity or duty or patriotism, is unworthy of our founding ideals, and those who died in their defense.”

“The duty of man is the same in respect to his own nature as in respect to the nature of all other things, namely not to follow it but to amend it.”

“He that takes truth for his guide, and duty for his end, may safely trust to God's providence to lead him aright.”

“He that would make his own liberty secure, must guard even his enemy from oppression; for if he violates this duty, he establishes a precedent that will reach to himself.”

“The vow of celibacy is a matter of keeping one's word to Christ and the Church. a duty and a proof of the priest's inner maturity; it is the expression of his personal dignity.”

“I kiss the soil as if I placed a kiss on the hands of a mother, for the homeland is our earthly mother. I consider it my duty to be with my compatriots in this sublime and difficult moment.”

“We have the duty to protect the life of an unborn child.”

“Gratitude is a duty which ought to be paid, but which none have a right to expect.”

“The things that will destroy America are prosperity-at-any-price, peace-at-any-price, safety-first instead of duty-first, the love of soft living, and the get-rich-quick theory of life.”

“To grasp the full significance of life is the actor's duty; to interpret it his problem; and to express it his dedication.”