Duty Quotes

Happiness is the natural flower of duty.

Phillip Brooks

The one predominant duty is to find one's work and do it.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

I think the first duty of society is justice.

Alexander Hamilton

Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our powers.

Henri Frederic Amiel

I know of only one duty, and that is to love.

Albert Camus

Duty cannot exist without faith.

Benjamin Disraeli

Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty, it is it's own reward. Everything else is in God's hands.

Mahatma Ghandi

Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be.

Horatio Nelson

Do your duty and leave the rest to the gods.


Duty largely consists of pretending that the trivial is critical.

John Fowles

Never step over one duty to perform another.

English Proverb

The most beautiful things in the universe are the starry heavens above us and the feeling of duty within us.

Indian Proverb

The rule of joy and the law of duty seem to me all one.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

Perish discretion when it interferes with duty

Hannah More

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Updated On : May 13, 2013
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