Commitment Quotes

Most popular commitment quotes

To act is to be committed, and to be committed is to be in danger.
That common cold of the male psyche, fear of commitment.

men

In commitment, we dash the hopes of a thousand potential selves.
He who is most slow in making a promise is the most faithful in performance of it.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world.

change

Blind commitment to a theory is not an intellectual virtue; it is an intellectual crime.

intellectuals

The beauty of a strong, lasting commitment is often best understood by a man incapable of it.
Committing yourself is a way of finding out who you are. A man finds his identity by identifying.
Intimacy without commitment is like icing with no cake.  It's going to make you sick, sooner or later.

intimacy

There's only one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give it everything. I do, and I demand that my players do.
Commitment unlocks the doors of imagination, allows vision, and gives us the "right stuff" to turn our dreams into reality.
Individual commitment to a group effort—that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.

teamwork

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
Passion is the quickest to develop, and the quickest to fade. Intimacy develops more slowly, and commitment more gradually still.
In essence, leaders are people who "walk ahead," people genuinely committed to deep changes, in themselves and in their organizations.

leadership

The pain of grief is just as much a part of life as the joy of love; it is, perhaps, the price we pay for love, the cost of commitment.

sorrow

The difference between 'involvement' and 'commitment' is like an eggs-and-ham breakfast: the chicken was 'involved' - the pig was 'committed'.

funny

Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well; whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself completely.
The fear of making permanent commitments can change the mutual love of husband and wife into two loves of self—two loves existing side by side, until they end in separation.