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Definition of Responsibility

Responsibility

  1. The state of being responsible, accountable, or answerable, as for a trust, debt, or obligation.
  2. That for which anyone is responsible or accountable; as, the resonsibilities of power.
  3. Ability to answer in payment; means of paying.

Responsibility Quotations

Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. - Khalil Gibran
Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.
Khalil Gibran

Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility. - Peter Drucker
Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.
Peter Drucker

We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
George Bernard Shaw

I felt ashamed for what I had done. I don't have any excuses. I did what I did. I take full responsibility for myself and my actions. I wouldn't pawn this off on anybody. I'm sorry it happened. And I hurt people.
Louie Anderson

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
Denis Waitley
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Responsibility Translations

responsibility in Dutch is verantwoordelijkheid
responsibility in German is Veantwortlichkeit
responsibility in Portuguese is responsabilidade
responsibility in Spanish is responsabilidad
responsibility in Swedish is ansvar
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