|C.N. Douglas, comp. Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical. 1917.|
| Every one of us shall give account of himself to God.|
| Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power.|
J. G. Holland.
| Nature holds an immense uncollected debt over every mans head.|
| And how his audit stands who knows, save Heaven?|
| Much misconstruction and bitterness are spared to him who thinks naturally upon what he owes to others, rather than what he ought to expect from them.|
| Posterity pays for the sins of their fathers.|
Quintus Curtius Rufus.
| The plea of ignorance will never take away our responsibilities.|
| If the master takes no account of his servants, they will make small account of him, and care not what they spend, who are never brought to an audit.|
| We are a compound of both here and hereafter; we shall be made responsible for the actions of both while here. Anything beyond this is beyond our power to prove, and would be of no real value if we could.|
B. R. Haydon.
| Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influences to exert, which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach.|