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"Our duty is to be useful, not according to our desires but according to our powers"
"Without duty, life is soft and boneless; it cannot hold itself together"
"When a stupid man is doing something that he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty"
"Do your duty, and leave the outcome to the Gods"
"England expects that every man will do his duty"
"Duty, honour! We make these words say whatever we want, the same as we do with parrots"
Any sensible government would have abolished death duties long ago.Country Life (2004)
He asked me, that is Signor Vescovo, to take over... certain special duties : he would pay me much more.Murky Shallows
He claimed pressures to reach targets, over and above his normal duties , had caused his condition.Glasgow Herald (2001)
However, he made a slow recovery and was able to resume his duties in his business and to lead a normal life.Glasgow Herald (2001)
I am certain they desire to hasten upstairs and attend to their duties and, as you told them, first we have Prayers.Adrienne and the Chalet School
Now that it was over, she was just awaiting a ship's return to civilian duties.WALKING BACK TO HAPPINESS (2002)
Pieter never switched registration because he wanted to avoid paying French import duties.Cormorant
The socialists would like to relegate Mr Chirac to ceremonial duties for the next five years.Irish Times (2002)
Wall pleaded guilty to attempting to evade customs duties due on the cigarettes.Irish Times (2002)