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A people do not throw their geniuses away. And if they are thrown away, it is our duty as artists and as witnesses for the future to collect them again for the sake of our children and, if necessary, bone by bone.
Political systems are run by self-selecting politicians. We don't draft people; it's not jury duty.
P. J. O'Rourke
The statesman's duty is to bridge the gap between his nation's experience and his vision.
Henry A. Kissinger
Remember that happiness is as contagious as gloom. It should be the first duty of those who are happy to let others know of their gladness.
What I have appreciated about the 'Call of Duty' games is the scale of production. It's not an indie game. It's not trying to be an indie game. But I've genuinely been pretty consistently blown away by, wow, what an effort has gone into this.
As a militant troublemaker, I once wrote that it was the duty of every woman worthy of the description to upset men at least three times a day, on principle.
Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty.
One of the maddening ironies of writing books is that it leaves so little time for reading others'. My bedside is piled with books, but it's duty reading: books for book research, books for review. The ones I pine for are off on a shelf downstairs.
France is the bridge between northern Europe and southern Europe. I refuse any division. If Europe has been reunified, it's not for it to then fall into egotism or 'each for one's own'. Our duty is to set common rules around the principles of responsibility and solidarity.
Anyway I will go same road because I, I was born in gymnastics. This is my, how to say, my life and my duty.
He would still see it as his duty to shut up and get on with it, not cause any trouble. In our own time we've made a hero of the rebel, and it's more heroic to speak up.
I know General Grant better than any other person in the country can know him. It was my duty to study him, and I did so day and night, when I saw him and when I did not see him, and now I tell you what I know, he cannot govern this country.
Edwin M. Stanton
May be is very well, but Must is the master. It is my duty to show justice without recompense.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Do the duty which lies nearest to you, the second duty will then become clearer.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
The first duty of government is to see that people have food, fuel, and clothes. The second, that they have means of moral and intellectual education.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
Duty cannot exist without faith.
Duty - that which sternly impels us in the direction of profit, along the line of desire.
It is seldom very hard to do one's duty when one knows what it is, but it is often exceedingly difficult to find this out.
The 21st century can and must be an American century. It began with terror, war, and economic calamity. It is our duty to steer it onto the path of freedom, peace, and prosperity.
The torch America carries is one of decency and hope. It is not America's torch alone. But it is America's duty - and honor - to hold it high enough that all the world can see its light.
Surely no child should fear his own father - especially a priesthood father. A father's duty is to make his home a place of happiness and joy.
Ezra Taft Benson
Only when the voice of duty is silent, or when it has already spoken, may we allowably think of the consequences of a particular action.
The duty of the media is to observe truth and social responsibility.
Salva Kiir Mayardit
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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