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You cheat yourself when you don't do what it is you're supposed to do. You have an obligation to learn everything that you can.
As my dad said, you have an obligation to leave the world better than how you found it. And he also reminded us to be givers in this life, and not takers.
Chefs have a new opportunity - and perhaps even an obligation - to inform the public about what is good to eat, and why.
I wanted to fight in the Iraq war because I felt like I had an obligation as a human being to help free people from oppression.
It has been, after all, 11 years, more than a decade now, of defiance of U.N. resolutions by Saddam Hussein. Every obligation that he signed onto after the Gulf War, so that he would not be a threat to peace and security, he has ignored and flaunted.
Relationships based on obligation lack dignity.
If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are slave.
It is our moral obligation to give every child the very best education possible.
We need to understand that we as citizens and as a government in any community throughout this country have no more important obligation than to educate those who are going to replace us.
No obligation to do the impossible is binding.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
In my relationship with God, I've learned that if I follow a 'formula' for how I spend my time with Him, then I'm just accomplishing a checklist of things I feel obligated to do to please Him. This makes my spiritual life more about doing what I need to do to fulfill an obligation than something meaningful.
I think marriage is a boring and fault-ridden contractual obligation.
No humorist is under any obligation to provide answers and probably if you were to delve into the literary history of humour it's probably all about not providing answers because the humorist essentially says: this is the way things are.
P. J. O'Rourke
We have an obligation to help people that cannot help themselves. The mentally retarded, the physically retarded, et cetera.
Too great haste to repay an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I'm very much a Christian in ideals and ethics, especially in terms of belief in fairness, a deep set obligation to others, and the virtues of charity, tolerance and generosity that we associate with traditional Christian teaching.
E. O. Wilson
Talent is a gift that brings with it an obligation to serve the world, and not ourselves, for it is not of our making.
Of two pleasures, if there be one which all or almost all who have experience of both give a decided preference, irrespective of any feeling of moral obligation to prefer it, that is the more desirable pleasure.
John Stuart Mill
We're born alone. We do need each other. It's lonely to really effectively live your life, and anyone you can get help from or give help to; that's part of your obligation.
When an industry matures, it means it's not advancing, and of course the jobs go overseas. That's the obligation of the multi-national corporation: to put the factory where it can make the widget as cheap as possible. Don't get angry when a corporation does that; we've all bought into this concept. We live in a capitalistic society.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
As citizens, we all have an obligation to intervene and become involved - it's the citizen who changes things.
I'm thankful for the ability to share my faith in a lot of different places. It's something that I take as a responsibility and an obligation to handle as best as I can.
I was raised by my parents to believe that you had a moral obligation to try and help save the world.
If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.
John L. Lewis
Sometimes I feel an obligation to be accessible as a personality, but for me the driving force since the beginning has always been good work, taking risks, trying new things. If the door opens, go through it. Always go forwards.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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