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  1. George Washington:

    Happiness and moral duty are inseparably connected.

  2. Bronwyn Davies:

    It is no longer my moral duty as a human being to achieve an integrated and unitary set of explanations for my thoughts and feelings.

  3. John Harris:

    We all have an inescapable moral duty: To continue with scientific investigation to the point at which we can make a rational choice. We are not yet at that point. It seems to me, consideration of a moratorium is the wrong course. Research is necessary.

  4. Marcus Tullius Cicero, On Duties I:

    For no phase of life, whether public or private, whether in business or in the home, whether one is working on what concerns oneself alone or dealing with another, can be without its moral duty; on the discharge of such duties depends all that is morally right, and on their neglect all that is morally wrong in life.

Translations for moral duty

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  • واجب أخلاقىArabic
  • devoir moralFrench
  • नैतिक कर्तव्यHindi

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