Irresponsibility Related Quotes



All that is necessary for evil to succeed is for good men to do nothing as they must if they believe they can do nothing. There is nothing worse because the council of despair is declaration of irresponsibility; it is Pilate washing his hands.

Edmund Burke


“[Being single] is pretty good. It's a nice sense of irresponsibility.”

Michael Douglas


There are two reasons why people fail. One is irresponsibility. The second is fear.

Wally Amos


The free market punishes irresponsibility. Government rewards it.

Harry Browne


We live in an era of organized irresponsibility.

Otto Scharmer


Today, as in the Gilded Age, we live in a world where a morality of personal responsibility rubs shoulders with a culture of greed and of flagrant social irresponsibility. Now as then, business has shed its collective responsibility for employees - just as government has for its citizens.

Charles Derber


Being a fiction writer makes you someone who works with irresponsibility.

Orhan Pamuk


The abortion license has not brought freedom and security to women. Rather, it has ushered in a new era of irresponsibility toward women and children, one that now begins before birth.

Robert Casey


“But courage which goes against military expediency is stupidity, or, if it is insisted upon by a commander, irresponsibility.”

Erwin Rommel


The artist's duty to himself is a combination of immense responsibility and immense irresponsibility. I think those two interlock.

David Cronenberg