As citizens, we all have an obligation to intervene and become involved - it's the citizen who changes things.
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.
God primes the pump of obligation.
I think you have an obligation to be an optimist. Because if you're not, nothing will change.
If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are slave.
Life's under no obligation to give us what we expect.
Our obligation is to give meaning to life and in doing so to overcome the passive, indifferent life.
Teaching civility is an obligation of the family.
Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual; you have an obligation to be one. You cannot make any useful contribution in life unless you do this.
There can be no greater moral obligation in the environmental field than to ease out the living space and replace dereliction by beauty.
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.
Every gay and lesbian person who has been lucky enough to survive the turmoil of growing up is a survivor. Survivors always have an obligation to those who will face the same challenges.
In itself, homosexuality is as limiting as heterosexuality: the ideal should be to be capable of loving a woman or a man; either, a human being, without feeling fear, restraint, or obligation.
A soul mate represents a karmic relationship that we have resolved: a deep conflict that has been settled, an obligation that has been fulfilled, and love that has replaced fear and anger.
Affection without sentiment, authority without cruelty, discipline without aggression, humor without ridicule, sacrifice without obligation, companionship without possessiveness.
To state the facts frankly is not to despair the future nor indict the past. The prudent heir takes careful inventory of his legacies and gives a faithful accounting to those whom he owes an obligation of trust.
Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself. Being true to anyone else or anything else is not only impossible, but the mark of a fake messiah.
The nation's obligation to her defenders is as old as that defense itself.
When some men discharge an obligation, you can hear the report for miles around.
It is not a government's obligation to provide services, but to see that they are provided.
Man always travels along precipices. His truest obligation is to keep his balance.
Politics is the art of putting people under obligation to you.
It is well known to all great men, that by conferring an obligation they do not always procure a friend, but are certain of creating many enemies.
Too great haste to repay an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.
A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill requires only our silence, which costs us nothing.