Word of the Day: Responsibility

responsibility

re-spon-si-bil-i-ty / rĭ-spŏn-sə-bĭl-ĭ-tē

 

noun

1. the quality or state of being accountable or answerable for one’s actions or obligations

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln, 1809 – 1865

 

2. something or someone for which one is in charge of or responsible for; an obligation

Failure is nature’s plan to prepare you for great responsibilities. 

Napoleon Hill, 1883 – 1970