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He who has mingled in the fray of duty that the brave endure, must have made foes. If you have none, small is the work that you have done.
Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty.
Lots of people have gone from public housing to do great things in the world and have a tremendous sense of duty to their fellow man because of it.
If my duty does involve heralding His law in every arena, then the Church in America is failing radically today.
People have a right to have their lives witnessed; if we coexist with the systems that abuse people, then we have a duty to understand.
It is not my duty to spend my money in my country, but it is what I want to do. There is nowhere else I would like to invest.
I'm a pathetic haggler and often give more than the original price out of a misplaced sense of duty.
It's come to the point where you have people saying it's our Christian duty to embrace the homosexual movement. This is absurd.
There is nothing better than work. Work is also play; children know that. Children play earnestly as if it were work. But people grow up, and they work with a sorrow upon them. It's duty.
It is long overdue for parents to realize they have the right and duty to protect our children against the intolerant evolutionists.
I feel a real sense of duty to use the voice and the platform I've been afforded by my fame to speak out for those whose voices don't get a chance to be heard.
At the heart of every faith system is a bargain: on one side there is the comfort that comes from a narrative that suggests human life has cosmic significance, and on the other a duty to yield to moral commands that can, in the moment, seem rather inconvenient.
Even though disciplined sleeping habits and the adrenalin of live radio ensures that we are very awake while on duty, there is evidence of a phenomenon called circadian desynchronosis which causes one's brain to function slowly at those times of day when it thinks it should be asleep, regardless how wide awake the body is.
I went on inactive duty in August 1945, and since I had stayed in such good shape and had played ball on military teams, I was ready to start for the Indians just two days later, against the Tigers.
Being raised Catholic in a pressure-cooker household besieged by alcohol and bill collectors enforced and heightened a sense of sentry duty in me, the oldest of five children and the one most responsible for keeping everything from capsizing. Wild indulgence was for other people, the non-worriers.
The word democracy has no meaning. Duty has gone. Only rights remain.
A foundation representing firefighters who die in the line of duty is calling for Congress to strip the Centers for Disease Control of its role investigating firefighter deaths.
One must remember that the Jews have one, tiny country, the only place they have the right and capability to defend themselves by themselves. And it is our duty and my responsibility to see that we will never compromise about that.
An artist has every right - one may even say a duty - to exhibit his productions as prominently as he can.
Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical.
Beside all this I think there was something personal, being Muslim myself who lived in the west I felt that it was my obligation my duty to tell the truth about Islam. It is a religion that has a 700 million following, yet it's so little known about it which surprised me.
I love getting dressed up. Being a pop star is the most brilliant job for that. A lot of girls love shopping, but they might see the most amazing outfit and think, 'When am I going to wear that?', so it's my duty to exploit the fact I do have events I can wear these things to.
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.
In the current climate motorists have a long list of issues from which to choose to raise on the doorstep. Policies aimed at reducing emissions - like the changes to Vehicle Excise Duty or here in Manchester the proposals for congestion charges - are not without controversy.
Our conception of 1950s underwear is a lovely vintage aesthetic, but actually, wearing stockings with no elastic and a girdle was heavy duty.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
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