Top 313 Accountable Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Accountable Quotes from famous people such as Henry Kravis, William Hague, Richard N. Haass, Cal Cunningham, Ali Bongo Ondimba, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

In the '70s and '80s, what private equity did is it cha

In the ’70s and ’80s, what private equity did is it changed corporate America. It started holding companies accountable, and for the first time managers started thinking like owners.
Henry Kravis
Today further EU targeted sanctions on Syria come into force. The message is clear and unambiguous: those responsible for the repression will be singled out and held accountable.
William Hague
What countries must do to join the World Trade Organization is precisely what they must do to become productive and democratic: accept the rule of law, reduce corruption, and become open, accountable, and transparent.
Richard N. Haass
We need to hold accountable anyone who has misused power, and put that power to work for the common good. That includes, but goes beyond, police reform.
Cal Cunningham
The international community doesn’t cast a vote here. Gabonese people do, so I am accountable to them. They are the ones to give me my job or take it away. So this is what is really important to me.
Ali Bongo Ondimba
The only way we are held accountable is if people know what government is doing.
Ted Wheeler
I think at the end of the day with any technology, whether you’re talking about facial recognition technology or anything else, the people that use the technology have to be responsible for it, and if they use it irresponsibly, they have to be held accountable.
Andy Jassy
My dad has ingrained that in me: ‘Be accountable.’
Jon Lester
Just do your best to be accountable for what you have to do and be ready to go.
Dwayne Haskins
As members of the executive, we are accountable to Parliament.
Cyril Ramaphosa
You hire a chief executive, pay him, and hold him accountable after a year or two. The time for so-called honorary jobs is over. What Pakistan squash needs is results, and that can only be achieved by professionals.
Jahangir Khan
At some point you’ve got to get to yourself and say, ‘Wait a minute, I’ve been handed this legacy but I have to become accountable so I don’t hand a lot of it on to my children.’
Mariette Hartley
There is a broad movement that has been holding companies accountable on human rights for a long time.
Rebecca MacKinnon
You have to be accountable for what you do.
Too Short
Challenging unfairly subsidized products, fighting counterfeit goods and intellectual property theft and holding countries accountable for an unfair currency regime will help American companies remain competitive.
Virginia Foxx
To me, a leader is someone who holds her- or himself accountable for finding potential in people and processes. And so what I think is really important is sustainability.
Brene Brown
108 members of congress have signed onto my Resolution of No Confidence in Attorney General Holder as a first step towards recognizing that he must be held accountable for the actions of his department and for his personal unwillingness to cooperate with congressional oversight requests.
Paul Gosar
I’m against unanswerable concentrations of power, whether that be government or private industry or religious figures – anybody who is not accountable to the larger social climate or society for the power they wield, that concerns me. I’m very pro-democracy.
Daniel Suarez
I have to let the general manager do what makes the most sense, or I can’t hold him accountable.
Jerry Reinsdorf
And the people I have been accountable to every single day in the Senate are the 27 million Texans who I represent and I made a promise to them that I make to you today, which is, if I am elected, every single day I will do two things: tell the truth, and do what I said I would do.
Ted Cruz
You should be held accountable for your actions.
Rozonda Thomas
What is important to me is that I’m not accountable to and not controlled by party leadership. At the end of the day, I’m able to make my own decisions according to what’s best for the community and the constituents I represent. It doesn’t depend on what the partisanship is to the right or to the left.
Katie Hill
More is required of public officials than slogans and handshakes and press releases. More is required. We must hold ourselves strictly accountable. We must provide the people with a vision of the future.
Barbara Jordan
Let it be henceforth proclaimed to the world that man’s conscience was created free; that he is no longer accountable to his fellow man for his religious opinions, being responsible therefore only to his God.
John Tyler
Our men and women fighting in Iraq are held accountable for their performance and their conduct. On duty and off, twenty-four hours a day. They’re fighting for us, for our safety, our rights, and our freedoms.
Wesley Clark
No one is accountable anymore for anything.
Craig T. Nelson
I have asked people repeated follow-ups for a while and asked people uncomfortable questions for a while. I just try to hold people accountable.
Jake Tapper
The press is the only institution that is truly accountable. The founding fathers put the First Amendment first for a reason.
Rupert Murdoch
I wanted to look in the mirror and be accountable to only one person. The only person is me, and that’s the only thing that drives me. The only person I’m in competition with is myself.
Drew McIntyre
It’s time for people to hold these athletes accountable for their actions.
Dan Gilbert
I believe that all students, when asked to be accountable for their actions and to be socially aware citizens, will become agents for change!
Erin Gruwell
We must have systems of checks and balances to make sur

We must have systems of checks and balances to make sure that those people who are making critical decisions for our country are held accountable, and nowhere is that more important than in the area of national security.
Chris Van Hollen
If, like me, you believe that your taxes should be spent on your priorities in this country by politicians accountable to you then you should vote to leave the E.U.
Priti Patel
True equality means holding everyone accountable in the same way, regardless of race, gender, faith, ethnicity – or political ideology.
Monica Crowley
Serving on the House Committee on Government Reform and Oversight allows me to play a role making government more accountable by investigating waste, mismanagement, and improprieties.
Ron DeSantis
I try to work hard, be professional, be fun to work with, and be accountable.
Molly Qerim
It is time for us to insist that we are accountable for the money that we are spending.
Eric Cantor
We are accountable for each other.
Tom Graves
Our forefathers got it; they got it, man. They took godly principles and they put them into action, and they developed our Constitution – the land of freedom where each man is accountable and responsible for his actions.
Luke Scott
I think a lot of writers, male and female, write as if their parents were killed in a car accident when they were 2, and they have no one to hold accountable. And unfortunately, I don’t have that. I have parents who I care about what they think.
Mindy Kaling
Risk management systems and controls may discourage or limit certain revenue-generating opportunities. Failure to ensure the independence of these functions from the revenue generators and risk takers has been shown to be dangerous, and this is something for which the board is accountable.
Jerome Powell
And I believe in having an administration that has clearly defined goals, objectives and time lines such that it and its people can be held accountable.
Erskine Bowles
Everybody just has to be held accountable for their own actions.
Jason Mitchell
The NSA should keep close watch on suspected terrorists to keep our country safe – through programs permitting due process, the naming of a suspect, and oversight by an accountable court.
Rand Paul
Keeping a lid on taxes is not just good for the taxpayer. It’s a powerful way to force government to be more accountable, set priorities and spend smarter. Let me repeat that: more accountable, set priorities and spend smarter – that’s what we need to be about.
Tim Pawlenty
One of my ideas is that we post every vote on Facebook and on social media so that voters have an opportunity to hold their elected official accountable.
Elise Stefanik
The thing about this sport is you will be held accountable for your words come a certain date.
Travis Browne
As far as the constitution allows me, I will try to ensure that there is responsible and accountable governance at all levels of government in the country. For I will not have kept my own trust with the Nigerian people if I allow others abuse theirs under my watch.
Muhammadu Buhari
Congress must hold those responsible for unfairly targeting organizations based on their ideological views accountable.
Mark Meadows
Again, when it comes to enforcement of our community standards, we support people’s rights to demonstrate, but we don’t care about who you are or your politics are. If you engage in violence in this city, you will be held accountable.
Ted Wheeler
And gradually they’re beginning to recognize the fact that there’s nothing more secure than a democratic, accountable, and participatory form of government. But it’s sunk in only theoretically, it has not yet sunk in completely in practical terms.
Wole Soyinka
I love holding myself accountable and being held accountable by my teammates. It’s never easy, but it comes with the role of being a leader, and if your leadership is not up to par, then the team won’t be willing to work as hard.
Jalen Brunson
As a guerrilla journalist, I participate in the news by holding individuals who are in the news accountable through personal interactions. That involves confronting people in ambush interviews, secretly recording them, or engaging in a conversation with them when they are caught off guard.
Laura Loomer
We will hold Planned Parenthood accountable for knowingly endangering their patients by providing illegal abortions at a facility that was not properly licensed nor prepared to handle an emergency.
Matt Bevin
My constituents are my employers – if I let them down I should be accountable to them.
Caroline Lucas
I decided to run for governor because I got mad… I want to make government more directly accountable to the people.
Jesse Ventura
We need to hold Wall Street accountable for issuing the kinds of deceptive loans that nearly brought our economy to its knees in 2008.
Elizabeth Warren
I want to be fighting for a society accountable towards its citizens.
Binyavanga Wainaina
It’s hard for me to come up with a plan and hold my players accountable until I self-evaluate and hold myself accountable.
Dabo Swinney
What happened to George Floyd is an abomination. Four Minneapolis policemen used excessive force to cause his death in what appears to be a tragically cavalier fashion. All four officers involved should be held fully accountable and incarcerated for their crimes.
Mike Espy
A beautiful woman must expect to be more accountable for her steps, than one less attractive.
Samuel Richardson
Our Founders thought politicians should be accountable when it comes to citizens’ right to life, liberty and the pursuit of heart surgery.
Scott Gottlieb
When all Americans believe that the people we elect des

When all Americans believe that the people we elect deserve to be in power, that their conduct in office is worthy of respect, and that they can be held accountable for their decisions, our politics will finally be worthy of our great people.
Joe Sestak
The individual is not accountable to society for his actions in so far as these concern the interests of no person but himself.
John Stuart Mill
The Department of Education’s refusal to oversee and hold for-profit schools accountable is a government-made disaster, and American students and taxpayers should not have to pay for it.
Lisa Madigan
Drug reformers get seduced by politicians who co-opt our language but who make no meaningful change. And when we don’t hold politicians accountable, we contribute to harm.
Carl Hart
Sometimes you’ve got to just dig down deep and be accountable for the role that you have on the team.
Julius Peppers
If elected president, it will be my solemn duty to always hold myself accountable to the American people. They deserve nothing less.
Joe Sestak
Understand, our police officers put their lives on the line for us every single day. They’ve got a tough job to do to maintain public safety and hold accountable those who break the law.
Barack Obama
Divorce isn’t one-sided, and I am by no means perfect. Becoming accountable for my role in the relationship was very empowering.
Garcelle Beauvais
In millions of encounters each year between the police and the public, it may be too much to expect that every officer will always get it right. But it is not too much to expect that we can put the right safeguards in place to hold officers accountable when they get it wrong.
Rahm Emanuel
Whatever and whoever you care about depend on freedom, on democratically elected and accountable people working to further your interests.
Penny Mordaunt
I love when you aren’t accountable to anybody or anything, and you can just be wherever you are.
Zachary Quinto
It is important for American congregations to hold their churches accountable for what their money does in Africa.
Roger Ross Williams
Politicians don’t like to face unpleasant realities. In truth, nobody does, but as individuals, we have no choice; if we neglect to plan ahead, we are held accountable. Fail to meet your responsibilities at work, and you get fired. Ignore your car’s gas gauge, and you get stranded.
Nathan Myhrvold
We want to see Israel withdraw from our territory. But we don’t want to be accountable vis-a-vis Israel on the security basis, because we don’t see, in the absence of a peace agreement, that Lebanon can really be accountable to Israel if anything happens.
Rafik Hariri
We live in America. We live in a free society where we are able to make choices. It’s about giving individuals freedoms and holding them accountable.
Gary Johnson
Everyone makes mistakes, but when players or managers make mistakes, they are all accountable and have to take responsibility. When I talk about referees, you wonder, ‘Can I say this?’ You have to be careful – but they are the only group in the world of football who are treated like that.
Michael Laudrup
The NBA requires that one person is the acting owner, the one person they can get on the phone and is accountable for anything that happens. That’s why my dad started taking me to NBA board of governors meetings in 1995; you have to be approved as the owner.
Jeanie Buss
Nobody’s perfect, but I hold myself accountable. I think about the choices I make because they not only affect me, they affect all of my fans and my family.
Joey Lawrence
It’s about how you handle yourself, how you take care of your business, how you present yourself in front of the team, how you hold other people accountable. And ultimately, performing.
Ryan Tannehill
Navient’s actions have led to student borrowers needlessly carrying billions of dollars in debt, and the company must be held accountable.
Lisa Madigan
What the press hasn’t realized is that I’m just a big kid showing off, and you’ve got to treat me like that. You know, you don’t make big kids accountable.
Peter Molyneux
It is indefensible that IRS Commissioner Koskinen has not been held accountable for failing to meet his legal obligations. This is exactly what the American people are tired of when they say that our government is on the wrong track.
Bill Flores
The FCO must help Turkey reinforce accountable state institutions, while also developing ties far beyond them: the UK needs a deeper and therefore more durable relationship with the Turkish people, whichever background they hold, while working to uphold the values of human rights and democracy that benefit them all.
Crispin Blunt
I feel like I’m held more accountable to stay healthy now because now I’m a role model to young girls to not have eating issues and to not say, ‘Hey, it’s OK to starve yourself’ or ‘It’s OK to throw up after your meals’ – that’s not OK.
Demi Lovato
Our public officials have forgotten that they are ultimately accountable to the people who put them in office, that the information they keep in secrecy belongs to all of us.
Yoko Ono
I never want a coach to feel like he needs to be my friend, I always want a coach to be the coach and I’m the type of guy that wants to be held accountable all the time, so I respect coaches.
P.K. Subban
Since the 1960s, when America finally became fully accountable for its past, deference toward all groups with any claim to past or present victimization became mandatory. The Great Society and the War on Poverty were some of the first truly deferential policies.
Shelby Steele
Secure the border; have an ID system that works. Have a guest worker system. And then, finally, hold businesses accountable. Once you do that, most of the chambers of commerce and those who are clamoring around immigration will take a deep breath and relax.
John Hickenlooper
Let me be clear – no one is above the law. Not a politician, not a priest, not a criminal, not a police officer. We are all accountable for our actions.
Antonio Villaraigosa
We’re all flawed human beings trying to be better but there’s consequences to your actions and you have to be accountable for ’em.
Ryan Leaf
As elected representatives, MLAs are accountable to the people and I will not allow anyone to undermine their importance.
Amarinder Singh
It takes time for people to understand how to hold lead

It takes time for people to understand how to hold leaders accountable.
Uzodinma Iweala
And they’ve got to be held accountable; our broadcasting system has to be made accountable; and unless it is, it’s going to be very hard to change anything else for the better in this country.
Robert McChesney
If you have a resolution to go to the gym, it’ll be a lot easier if you get a great trainer or get your partner or your work buddy or your best friend to go with you so that you’re held accountable to yourself and to that other person.
David Kirsch
I really believe, if I learned anything in the military, it was that I was accountable for my actions and I like to be part of the team that kind of brings that back to Washington, D.C. – not just responsibility, but accountability and being ready to lose my job over doing what’s right.
Joe Sestak
Our job every single night is to call out hypocrisy on both sides to make sure we’re holding Republicans accountable and Democrats accountable, that we’re holding the president accountable for promises made.
David Muir
I for one believe that we absolutely need an improved guest worker program, one that holds immigrants and employers accountable and yet still enables us to get a crop out of the ground in south Georgia.
John Linder
I must be responsible and accountable for my actions.
Jason Williams
Whistleblowers play a vital role in ensuring that the federal government is accountable to the people it serves.
Seth Moulton
Very few police officers are ever held accountable for even the most egregious shootings and acts of violence.
Shaun King
As artists, we are blessed to be able to make money but, on the same note, are held accountable for our federal tax obligations just like everyone else.
Rick Ross
I don’t believe in a heaven or a hell or an old man sitting on a throne. I believe in a higher power bigger than me because that keeps me accountable.
Katy Perry
Boston must take every opportunity to move toward transparent, accountable, equitable development for public health and shared prosperity. That starts with using our votes and our voices to fight for a development approvals process that serves our communities.
Michelle Wu
Why don’t we call on the credit card companies to be accountable? They need to be held accountable for their predatory lending practices.
Paul Wellstone
The ability of the press to print their stories without the government trying to get them to betray their sources is as essential to a free press as the ink it is printed with. Otherwise, who will hold accountable those who hold power over us?
Rod Lurie
I think one has to say it’s not just simply a matter of capturing people and holding them accountable, but removing the sanctuaries, removing the support systems, ending states who sponsor terrorism. And that’s why it has to be a broad and sustained campaign.
Paul Wolfowitz
Mayors are accountable. Local governments are accountable.
Eric Garcetti
Anyone who has to be accountable in a time when resources are shrinking, where transparency is necessary, where the pressures are greater, is going to find that it takes a toll.
Sarah Lancashire
Historically, Islam was hijacked about 20 or 30 years after the Prophet and interpreted in such a way that the ruler has absolute power and is accountable only to God. That, of course, was a very convenient interpretation for whoever was the ruler.
Mohamed ElBaradei
I enjoy being held accountable, I enjoy holding my teammates accountable and being someone that my teammates can depend on.
Jae Crowder
Newspapers and their editors have to become as accountable as the rest of us – they are not ‘a special case,’ and they have only themselves to blame for having lost the argument for ‘exceptionalism’ – and with it the right to ‘self-regulation.’
David Puttnam
You have to be in accountable relationships across race. Accountable means that they’re authentic, they’re sustained, and that you do talk about racism, and you are able to be given feedback.
Robin DiAngelo
We want people to know that Live Nation can serve all their live-music needs. If we’re going to be the ones who have a relationship with the consumer, then we have a responsibility to be the ones accountable if things go bad.
Michael Rapino
You wanna know people are held accountable if they engage in misconduct and that no one is above the law.
Eric Schneiderman
In the recovery of my life, I’ve been taught to be more accountable. Sometimes I fail miserably, but I try every day to be accountable: as a musician, to my wife, to my children, as a father, as a human being.
Bill Ward
In the old days, the media is who held people accountable when they lied in politics. That isn’t happening anymore.
Rush Limbaugh
I’m not saying that President Obama should be exempt from criticism, nor do I believe it is some act of racial treason for a black person to hold our president accountable for his actions.
Cornel West
As leaders, it’s our job to hold people accountable and to produce results for our partners, customers, and families.
Clay Clark
The days of CEOs getting rich while shareholders lose has got to end. Management must be accountable.
John Paulson
I am committed to working towards a more transparent, accountable, and ethical federal government worthy of the public’s trust.
Mike Quigley
Women politicians tend to lead by being accountable for results. We focus on goals and outcomes. You can’t get by on just swagger.
Amy Klobuchar
It always comes down to being accountable to your teammates and so many times you get caught up in everything else going on. And I remember as a young guy, you always worry about, ‘Well, who’s getting the reps,’ and this, that and the other, and it takes you and distracts you away from just doing your job.
Matt Cassel
Republicans are a shrinking minority ruling an increasi

Republicans are a shrinking minority ruling an increasingly angry majority that not only wants to change the Republican policies that are moving wealth upward, but also threatens to hold Republican leaders accountable to the law.
Heather Cox Richardson
I would rather be responsible and accountable and help to reward the public shareholders going ahead.
Ashok Soota
When you make speeches you elicit expectations against which you will be held accountable.
Bill Bradley
I give people a huge amount of rope, and then I hold them accountable for the rope.
Sergio Marchionne
What would’ve been the downside of holding bin Laden accountable by our own values of justice by which our country is based on?
Mike D
Over the last few years, we have seen too many politicians disregard the Constitution as they voted to increase the size and scope of government. I will use my legal experience gained as a federal attorney to hold them accountable.
Matthew Whitaker
Every guy is a little different, how you talk to him, how you handle him and hold him accountable, every guy is a little different.
Ryan Tannehill
He instilled in me to be patient and understanding – my father would always hold me accountable, he taught me the importance of following things through, being responsible.
Ray J
I always recommend signing up to a race or charity event if you’re finding it tough to get going. I love it because it means I’m training for a reason. Being accountable is the best fear tactic for making you get fit.
Davina McCall
When you are working with a highly professional, motivated group that is accountable, the more freedom you give that group, the more discipline you’re going to get in return.
Joe Maddon
Ensuring guns are out of the reach of children and holding those accountable who are irresponsible is the first step in reducing firearm accidents.
Jimmy Gomez
Do not listen to the rhetoric from campaigns, but rather, hold everyone of us accountable, hold me accountable and every other candidate accountable to be a consistent conservative.
Ted Cruz
Executives can no longer hide behind the corporate veil. They need to be accountable for what their companies do, because entities are responsible for socially irresponsible behavior.
Simon Mainwaring
You know, we’ve got to be able to understand that in order to curb their behavior, we’ve got to be accountable as parents in how we raise our children.
Jo Frost
Independence sounds good in theory, but in practice, it is mutually exclusive with accountability. The more independence you give a prosecutor, the less you make that prosecutor accountable to the public and regular checks and balances.
Neal Katyal
Lord of myself, accountable to none, but to my conscience, and my God alone.
John Oldham
Meisner technique was different than anything I’d ever experienced. It’s a really great way to be accountable to your craft and to yourself, but also it takes that kind of focus and dedication to learn anything.
Mariska Hargitay
When I begin to feel tired and do not want to work anymore, I see my members next to me working so hard without taking a break. When I see the members like that, I end up thinking a lot. Because we can see each other grow and hold each other accountable, we all improve together.
Jungkook
It’s interesting that there are only two groups of people in our country who are not held accountable for their behavior or decisions. One is exempted by the constitution, and that is foreign diplomats. The other, through a loophole, is HMOs.
Debbie Stabenow
Everybody has to be accountable on every play. The main thing is that we have to do our job. Going through all of the keys, making sure we are making the right reads, blocking the right person and getting the right route depth. Everything.
Julio Jones
Bruce Rauner needs to lead, and until he does, we must fight to hold him accountable.
J. B. Pritzker
As representatives, we are accountable first not to our party, not to our leadership, not to the chief executive, but just to our constituents.
Sara Gideon
The only time I’ve ever felt like I needed to measure my activity and involvement in holding people accountable for being violent on social media is when I think about the things that I might lose for saying something. That’s the only time I end up thinking about it.
Indya Moore
Debate is almost non-existent and no one is apparently accountable to anybody apart from their political party bosses. It is bad news for democracy in this country.
Helen Suzman
Championship teams are built on being prepared, playing unselfishly and being held accountable, and that’s how I expect to coach this basketball team. I am truly excited about this next phase of my basketball career.
Jason Kidd
During my time in the state Senate, I’ve worked to make sure every Kansas child has the support they need to succeed. That means access to good public schools, but it also means strong early childhood programs, an accountable child welfare system to protect kids, and affordable, safe child care.
Laura Kelly
I believe life is a parenthesis between two nothings. I’m an atheist. I believe in a personal God, which is conscience, and that’s what we must be accountable to every day.
Mario Benedetti
I look forward to being a voice of reason in fighting for transparent and accountable budgets.
Ilhan Omar
So long as Trump says the right things at the right time to the right crowds, he’ll never be held accountable for his doublespeak or for defending the very things the conservative movement has been fighting against for years.
Katie Pavlich
Holding individuals accountable for corporate wrongdoing isn’t ideological; it’s good law enforcement.
Sally Yates
A man is accountable to no person for his doings.
James Otis
I was always the type of person that whenever I started

I was always the type of person that whenever I started something I finished it. And, I was always held accountable for my actions.
Victor Cruz
Agencies must know who they are accountable to. If the agencies know who they are accountable to but we cannot say who they are accountable to, then really it is a very sad situation that is bound to be misused. It is bound to affect human rights.
Asma Jahangir
Not only will you be held accountable for the things you do, but you will be held responsible for the very thoughts you think.
Karl G. Maeser
The well-stuffed slave masters currently gorging themselves in Cuba’s halls of power need to be held accountable.
Robert Zubrin
The way police do what they do is under the microscope. You’ve got people on the one side saying, ‘We need to be holding our police accountable.’ And you’ve got a lot of people who support the police saying they’re being ‘unfairly vilified.’
Dan Abrams
A single agency responsible for systemic risk would be accountable in a way that no regulator was in the run-up to the 2008 crisis. With access to all necessary information to monitor the markets, this regulator would have a better chance of identifying and limiting the impact of future speculative bubbles.
Henry Paulson
When executives allegedly lie to the investing public about their company’s performance and thereby harm the integrity of the market, they must be held accountable.
Audrey Strauss
A positive, high-performance culture can quickly turn negative if the CEO is not rigorous in constantly articulating values and holding people accountable for both results and values.
Ron Williams
We continue to confront racism from our past and our present, which is why we must hold everyone, from the highest offices to our own families, accountable for racist words and deeds and call racism what it is – wrong.
Stacey Abrams
The president can violate the law, and when he does, he is supposed to be held accountable. That is supposed to be one of the pillars of our democracy.
Cenk Uygur
Public servants should always be accountable and responsible for what they are advocating, and I challenge the American people to demand this from their representatives.
John Fleming
If China someday gains a more fair, just, and accountable system of government, it will be due to the hard work and efforts of the Chinese people, not due to the inexorable workings of any particular technology.
Rebecca MacKinnon
That’s the hard thing about this sport. You don’t have a guy over you telling you what you have to do. ‘You have to do this, you have to do that.’ So at the end of the day, I’m responsible for myself. So what I do is I put people in place around me to help keep me accountable.
Travis Browne
Jon Tester needs to be held accountable for his extreme partisan liberal record of supporting President Obama’s judicial nominees 99% of the time but then opposing President Trump’s nominees.
Matt Rosendale
I think the more we see more officers holding each other accountable, the more we will see people trust cops in this country.
Angie Thomas
We need to hold ourselves accountable for the work we do and the choices we make.
Christopher A. Wray
Whatever I’ve experienced in my life is a part of my story, and I’m proud of that. But it’s someone who wakes up early, works all day, believes in charitable work, business-minded, diligent, accountable, problem-solving… I’m so much about school, consistency and tradition.
Drew Barrymore
I think it’s a good thing that there are bloggers out there watching very closely and holding people accountable. Everyone in the news should be able to hold up to that kind of scrutiny. I’m for as much transparency in the newsgathering process as possible.
Anderson Cooper
‘Madame Bovary’ advanced slowly, as slowly as it would have to have, given an author who held himself accountable to each word, that it be the right word, of which there could be only one.
Kathryn Harrison
I think sometimes it’s about just finding the measuring stick that’s different than the one the world puts on you. It’s finding the one in which you’re held accountable and how you hold each other accountable; what a good job looks like in a particular situation and how to be better at your job than you were yesterday.
Sam Hinkie
As a real estate investor, you’re ultimately accountable to you and your checkbook. Of course, you will need to stay on top of your local coding regulations and ordinances. But once you get the hang of it, you really shouldn’t have any problems with ordinances.
Fabrizio Moreira
We know that often holding those who have carried out mass atrocities accountable is at times our best tool to prevent future atrocities.
Samantha Power
T-Lue is as bright as they come. He’s incredible at making adjustments, holding guys accountable, relating.
David Fizdale
There are lots of YouTubers that no one knows about who are getting hundreds of thousands of views on content that we would be really upset to see. And no one’s holding them accountable because their audience shares all the same biases.
Hank Green
For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?
bell hooks
I think, as an actor, and particularly if you are playing the lead in something, you have to view yourself as the head of department for the cast. All of the other departments are accountable and have somebody at the helm who is leading them all the time, and I don’t think that the actors should be any different.
Daniel Radcliffe
But I will say this, look, I don’t think that there’s anyone in the country who thinks that impeachment’s going to lead to Donald Trump leaving office. The point is, you need to put down a marker as to who is accountable, what the President can get away with.
Sam Seder
In a sinful world, no community can exist for long where nobody is ever held accountable: no teacher would grade a student’s performance; no citizen would sit on a jury or call a failed leader to account.
Lewis B. Smedes
What makes Mr. Trump my choice for president is he will break the grip of the donor class on our government and make it accountable to working families again.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders
The Transparency Bill is something we should all support – practical steps in promoting an open and accountable democracy.
Andrew Lansley
The signal of the importance of something is whether you’re actually measuring it and you’re holding people accountable to improving those numbers.
Sandra E. Peterson
If there is not competent Opposition, the government th

If there is not competent Opposition, the government that comes to power won’t have anyone to hold them accountable.
Raj Thackeray
Sometimes the most motivated person to change something is the one being held accountable at the moment.
Harris Faulkner
You might not be a big fan of politics, but you can still participate. All you need to do is vote for people you believe will work on these issues, and if they don’t work the way they should, then it is your responsibility to call them, organize a town hall, and demand that they show up – hold them accountable.
Emma Gonzalez
Anne Marie Schubert is one of the most horrible district attorneys in the state of California. She represents Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions. It’s no wonder she continuously refuses to hold the police accountable for violence against people of color.
Shaun King
From before I was born, we Arabs have been caught between two forces that, seemingly, cannot be defeated: our ruthless dictators, who oppress and humiliate us, and the cynical western powers, who would rather see us ruled by criminals loyal to them than have democratically elected leaders accountable to us.
Hisham Matar
I want to restore U.S. leadership within a rules-based liberal world order that collectively holds nations accountable for their illiberal behavior, whether in foreign or domestic spheres.
Joe Sestak
I want to make sure that I can stand behind every word I’m saying, because whoever I am in six months is going to have to be accountable.
Liv Bruce
I want to hold government accountable and help create a more efficient and effective government.
Gina Raimondo
Being a candidate who doesn’t take corporate PAC money forced me to be accountable to the people I serve and to meet them where they are.
Jamaal Bowman
If you can’t hold yourself accountable and get your job done then you’re not going to be successful.
Danny Amendola
Lawmakers need to be held accountable and should feel the impact of a government shutdown just like many other Americans will.
Debbie Stabenow
What I argue is that if I’m going to be held accountable for my actions that I should be allowed to record… my actions. Especially if somebody else is keeping a record of my actions.
Steve Mann
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
Going to an organization where winning means something, where you’re held accountable and you have goals and things like that I think that molds you early as a player and gives you that platform and foundation to be a professional.
George Hill
Can postmodernism hold the perpetrators of genocide accountable?
Catharine MacKinnon
A nascent economy needs a transparent and accountable government and an efficient civil service to help meet social needs. Its people need jobs and a belief in their country’s future. A surfeit of aid has been shown to be unable to help achieve these goals.
Dambisa Moyo
Even if I have to stand alone, I will not be afraid to stand alone. I’m going to fight for you. I’m going to fight for what’s right. I’m going to fight to hold people accountable.
Barbara Boxer
Democratic leaders, whose power is ultimately dependent on popular support, are held accountable for failing to improve the lives of their citizens. Therefore, they have a powerful incentive to keep their societies peaceful and prosperous.
Natan Sharansky
Nowadays you don’t need to be a senator or a CEO or a celebrity to have a voice in the media, and if you happen to be a senator, a CEO or a celebrity, you have a thousand people each with their own respective audiences to hold you accountable.
Bernie Sanders
It is time to go on the offense. Hold people accountable for the wrongdoings they do and commit against the American people, use the vestiges of the Constitution which gives us the outline of how we hold them accountable and make the Justice Department do their job.
Paul Gosar
Be aware and hold the government accountable.
Mohit Chauhan
It’s not enough to just not be racist. You’ve got to be anti-racist. You’ve got to hold everybody accountable.
Kyler Murray
We take all potential threats to public and private sector systems seriously and will continue to investigate and hold accountable those who pose a threat in cyberspace.
Christopher A. Wray
As you get older, you get less people to hold you accountable, especially in pro sports. The players have all the power. Unless you play for the Spurs. Then you’re a college kid for life.
Diana Taurasi
The broad consensus is that our system should be better structured to deter crimes without giving up on everyone who commits them, and should better balance resources to hold violent criminals fully accountable without imposing unnecessarily harsh sentences on nonviolent offenders.
Bob Casey, Jr.
We need to do a better job identifying what’s contributing to the crime and making sure we hold people accountable in a way that addresses that root cause.
Chesa Boudin
You pay attention to detail. You try to win every time. You play tough. And when you play the right way and be accountable to each other, you’re going to have success and enjoy the game that much more.
Christian Laettner
The more accountable I can make you, the easier it is for you to show you’re a great performer.
Mark V. Hurd
Wrestling pushes me, makes me accountable. It makes me who I am. I never felt I was just a normal person. Then I felt too normal, lazy, sedentary.
Rulon Gardner
Improving education is an area where we can find common ground. We have to measure our progress and hold ourselves accountable.
Roy Cooper
The job of the press is to defend their institution, hold the government accountable and freely report and gather information.
Mercedes Schlapp
Team members have to hold each other accountable. If th

Team members have to hold each other accountable. If there’s a meeting, all members have to commit to be present and to help one another; they can’t just check out when they feel they’re not getting any benefits.
Patrick Lencioni
From a global health standpoint, we will look to prevent future pandemics and hold organizations, like the World Health Organization, accountable for their role in providing thorough, accurate information to the world.
Ronny Jackson
That’s what I’ve learned the Patriots Way being: holding yourself accountable and attention to detail. It doesn’t matter who you are, how long you’ve played, whether you’re the nutritionist or starting quarterback, you’re going to be held accountable, and you have a role.
Danny Amendola
The United States needs to hold China accountable for its facilitation of North Korea’s illicit weapons program instead of rewarding Beijing for complacency.
Ted Yoho
If people have done something wrong then they should be held accountable.
Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa
I feel so fortunate to have great coaching. Coaches that have taught me great habits and taught me great things about basketball and life, but I’ve always played for coaches who have held me accountable and that’s made me a better player and person.
J. J. Redick
I’m not somebody that just wants to hold up a white flag and say, ‘Let’s all just get along.’ I think people that do horrible things should be held accountable.
Angelina Jolie
We are informing the media about decisions taken by BCCI from time to time. We are trying to be more transparent and accountable in our working.
Anurag Thakur
Ron Reagan amazingly qualifies as an honest broker. I asked him if he was a mama’s boy and he said no, more of a papa’s boy. At the same time he was willing to say that his father had many shortcomings and needed to be held accountable.
Eugene Jarecki
Scholarships that allow students to get a good education are important, but first we want to measure the progress that the schools are teaching our students, we want to hold them accountable for the progress, we want to hold the schools accountable for teaching the young people in America.
Andrew Card
Jesus didn’t hold people accountable; He just held them close – because it works better.
Bob Goff
The identity of political donors should be disclosed and bureaucratic rules should not circumvent the original intent of federal law or interfere with the public’s ability to hold these organizations accountable.
Michelle Lujan Grisham
Right to work doesn’t eliminate unions. It makes them more responsible and accountable to their members on the front lines.
Eric Greitens
I think part of the problem is the education system doesn’t work – it’s not accountable.
Luis Guzman
When I wear the hat of management, it is important that our management behaves and conducts as management accountable to the board.
Uday Kotak
The role of a board of directors is to be a sounding board for the vision of the company – to hold executives accountable in executing that vision and to ensure a management succession plan is in place.
Mellody Hobson
A heart rate monitor is very important because every day is different. Sometimes you may have a ton of energy, and other days you may not, but you can hold yourself accountable for knowing how hard you’re working by having a very specific goal to work toward.
Anna Kaiser
I want to make sure we are presenting to the South Australian people a Government that is open and accountable. I want to make sure that we maintain public confidence in government at all levels.
Jay Weatherill
Black women’s feelings of responsibility for nurturing the children in their own extended family networks have stimulated a more generalized ethic of care where black women feel accountable to all the black community’s children.
Patricia Hill Collins
I do believe in our system there’s a role for holding the government accountable, and it’s very important to have voices who represent the people and ensure the government, which has enormous power, respects the will of the people. That’s what I hope to do.
Pierre Poilievre
Secretary Clinton should be denied access to classified information. Congress must also hold the State Department accountable for fixing the culture of lax handling of classified information.
Mike Pompeo
In this age of the electronic media and the mass distribution of the printed word, God will hold us accountable if we do not now move the Book of Mormon in a monumental way.
Ezra Taft Benson
Why is it that the producers can do anything and get away with it, and the actors are held accountable for everything? The makers often stop actors’ payments, too. Everything is in their favour in the contract.
Shilpa Shinde
Every player that I’ve ever been around that’s worth a damn wants to be challenged and wants to be pushed, and wants to be coached hard, and wants to be held accountable.
Frank Vogel
In conflict zones in particular, we need personnel who wear the badge of the United States, are a part of our official military command, and are always held accountable for their actions.
Jan Schakowsky
We are accountable for what happened at Dan River and have learned from this event.
Lynn Good
No one is the same, and we all have different life experiences. It’s not my place to judge them or for them to judge me. We should all be accountable for our own lives.
Joanna Krupa
Going to school is cool, being accountable is cool, being responsible is cool. Those things are the cool things to do.
Tyrann Mathieu
I personally don’t believe in aliens. But, I do believe that there is something out there that is accountable for all these mysterious things that are going on: I think it is a spiritual thing not a material thing.
J. T. Walsh
People change. I wouldn’t like to be accountable for the interviews I’ve done, or the person I was when I was 20, 21.
Robbie Williams
I feel like personally, it’s on everybody to hold each other accountable.
Kyler Murray
Marriage has given me a little family of my own. We hol

Marriage has given me a little family of my own. We hold each other accountable, love each other, and always are there for each other. I feel more balanced now because I know what it’s like to care for others.
Ayesha Curry
I think what we’re attracted to on the page is something that is very difficult to do in life, which is to examine in what seems like a moment. To examine what we can’t do in life very well, which is to be as present and accountable to what an experience is. That’s why life is short and art is very long.
Hilton Als
The U.N. must be made more inclusive, accountable, democratic, effective, and reflective of a world in which political and economic power has shifted.
Winnie Byanyima
In film producing, there is an inherent tension between the director, the money and the producer, and that’s what keeps it flowing and honest and accountable.
Christine Vachon
I expect a lot. And, I hold my teammates accountable and they’ve got to hold me accountable.
Kyle Lowry
I think, a lot of times, we talk about asking our players to be accountable. But I know that I’m imperfect. And if I can’t admit a mistake, then what does that represent to our guys?
Sean McVay
Hold everybody accountable? Ridiculous!
W. Edwards Deming
The Government should be held accountable if it puts soldiers at unnecessary risk, which is why it is vital to retain full transparency in inquests. Governments also have a moral obligation to ensure proper care for the injured and their families.
Dominic Raab
People know the facts of a story just as well as the people on TV do, and they have more platforms to hold the media accountable when they don’t get it right. We are a world full of media experts. That’s a great thing.
Willie Geist
I come from a background in the military where everyone had health care. We understood the value of education as a given. You learn a skill, earn a pension and go on to ‘Be all that you can be’… You invest in people. You hold people accountable.
Joe Sestak
That’s what I think regions are about, making central government more accountable and fairer.
John Prescott
Religious leaders need to be held accountable for their ideas.
Lawrence M. Krauss
We must continue to recruit progressive prosecutors to run in local elections, support those who do, and hold them accountable if they win.
James Forman, Jr.
You’re constantly asking yourself, ‘Am I doing enough? Am I living up to this moment? Am I asking the toughest questions of the president to make sure we’re continuing to do our job to hold him accountable for his words and his promises?’
Kristen Welker
This House cannot function without an open, accountable, and independent ethics process; and the molestation of that process by the majority is an abuse of power that cannot stand.
Louise Slaughter
Pakistan is rich in sporting talent, but the only thing needed is to have sincere and honest administrators who should be held accountable by the government. Pakistan should be recognised as a sporting nation and not as a terrorist country.
Jahangir Khan
I do strongly believe myself that members of the government who sit in the House of Lords should be accountable to the elected House because otherwise there is a democratic deficit, and that is wrong.
John Bercow
I don’t have a boss or PR person, so I’m accountable to no one.
Chris Sacca
There’s good cops and bad cops, and the good cops have to hold the bad cops accountable. We have to hold the bad cops accountable, too.
Corey Hawkins
Freedom is just freedom. It is a condition, not an agent of change. It does not develop or uplift those who win it. Freedom holds us accountable no matter the disadvantages we inherit from the past.
Shelby Steele
There are a whole host of psychological phenomenon humans have developed to protect ourselves from the sting of failure, from holding ourselves less accountable for our failures than we do other people, to letting our fear paralyze us and keep us from even trying.
Fabrizio Moreira
If we do not elect a national legislature that will hold Obama accountable, he and his radical cohorts will destroy the tree of liberty. Just mark my words.
Wayne LaPierre
I’m going to be humble, I’m going to be accountable, do it with a smile on my face, make other people around me better.
Jason Witten
‘Ted Lasso’ has affected all of us – affected the cast, affected the crew, affected the writers. You can’t really make a show like this without being accountable, and looking at your own behavior.
Brett Goldstein
In the rare cases where our servicemen and women violate laws and norms, they are held to account. The United States military justice system is far more effective at holding Americans accountable for alleged wrongdoing than the ICC has ever been.
Robert C. O’Brien
No matter where they are in the world, those who commit crimes against U.S. citizens will be held accountable for their actions, pursued by our investigators and prosecutors, and brought to justice.
Dana Boente
You have to create public activist pressure on papers like the ‘New York Times’ to keep them accountable.
David Brock
It is a fundamental principle that every institution must be accountable to an authority which is independent of that institution. Yet somehow, the judiciary has propagated a view that the judiciary can only be accountable to itself.
Prashant Bhushan
People hold me accountable. Before I would push people away, but that’s not a way to be successful.
Ryan Leaf
Strategies that do show evidence of effectiveness include policing that’s focused on high-risk individuals or geographic areas, and/or deterrence-based approaches that hold entire gangs accountable should individual members engage in criminal behavior.
Ken Cuccinelli
You know, Democratic and Republican administrations alike have supported individuals and regimes that have slaughtered millions across the globe. And they need to be held accountable for that.
Aaron McGruder
There is one system of justice, demanding that all be h

There is one system of justice, demanding that all be held accountable when laws are broken.
Sally Yates
I want people around me who call me out and hold me accountable.
Hunter Parrish
The better-informed we are, the more we can do to make sure what’s happening is in our interests and is accountable to us.
Rebecca MacKinnon
There exists a cell of policemen within the Delhi Police which is accountable to no one but itself. Operating without uniforms, these are the dreaded encounters specialists of Delhi.
Prashant Bhushan
My dad persevered and always took the high road and was accountable, and I respect and honor him for that.
Brooke Hogan
Every accountable child of God needs to set goals, short- and long-range goals. A man who is pressing forward to accomplish worthy goals can soon put despondency under his feet, and once a goal is accomplished, others can be set up.
Ezra Taft Benson
The audience is directly in front of you, behind you, beside you, above you. They’re everywhere. And if that person’s not looking at you, then that person over there is. So someone is always holding you accountable to being completely open and available in this immersive experience.
Ruthie Ann Miles
Big mistakes were made in Benghazi, and people should be held accountable. But the brave officers who staff American posts in crisis zones know how dangerous the work is.
David Ignatius
I repeat… that all power is a trust; that we are accountable for its exercise; that from the people and for the people all springs, and all must exist.
Benjamin Disraeli
We are the only institution in our society that can question a president on a regular basis and make him accountable. Otherwise, he could be king.
Helen Thomas
From cutting back on state contracts to reducing the number of state cars, We’re making state government smaller, smarter, more efficient, and more accountable.
Jim Doyle
President Trump should appoint a special presidential envoy and empower them to wage an unconventional war against Taliban and Daesh forces, to hold the corrupt officials accountable and to negotiate with their Afghan counterparts and the Afghan Taliban that are willing to reconcile with Kabul.
Erik Prince
All schools that receive public funding should be accountable, yes.
Betsy DeVos
The White House alone cannot hold its opponents accountable.
Paul Weyrich
By withdrawing from the Paris Agreement, the U.S. cedes power and influence to our rivals. If we retreat on our promises and cede leadership on climate issues, we lose credibility. Further, we lose the ability to hold other countries accountable for a broader range of issues.
Christine Todd Whitman
After all, I have spent the better part of my adult life insisting that government be open… that government be accessible… and that government be held accountable to people who voted us into office.
Roy Barnes
You cannot hold a child accountable to the same standards that you hold an adult accountable to.
Alan Ball
A computer, by definition, cannot be held accountable for anything because there is no mechanism to hold it to account, short of turning off the electricity supply or destroying the hardware. Only humans can be accountable.
Mark Walport
SDPD works to protect everyone regardless of their immigration status because trust between the community and law enforcement is key to stopping crime and keeping neighborhoods safe. If someone commits a crime, they will be held accountable whether or not they are a citizen.
Kevin Faulconer
As a judge, I held people accountable when they did wrong. That’s why I cracked down on violent criminals and stopped the big banks when they tried to kick families out of their homes.
Ann Callis
We in the press have a special role since there is no other institution in our society that can hold the President accountable. I do believe that our democracy can endure and prevail only if the American people are informed.
Helen Thomas
Politicians can and should be held accountable for their choices.
Shaun King
I felt that I had, again, great freedom to do what I wanted to do. I felt that I was trusted to train my soldiers, and I was accountable for it.
Mark Esper
We need to statutize what is permissible and what is not permissible. If a law enforcement agent uses a clearly unapproved technique like the knee that was on the neck of George Floyd for over eight minutes, no law enforcement agent thinks that that’s right and that officer should be held accountable.
Cal Cunningham
In the church I am very accountable, to the parish and the deanery; in the media thing I am not really accountable, I am out there on my own as a sort of busy, recognised religious person.
Richard Coles
The American people do not have the information upon which they can hold the administration and responsible agencies accountable. I call that a coverup.
Bob Graham
If you say something that undermines the stability of the country, then you have to be held accountable.
Najib Razak
For me, it’s not really about showing the coaches. It’s about being accountable, being accountable for my own actions and continuing to do what I’ve been doing since I got here.
Vernon Davis
I think the NBA players have to be held accountable in a reasonable way, just like any other professionals.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
It’s time Pakistani women are able to stand up and hold their oppressors accountable, no matter how strong or influential they are. Don’t be scared. They are strong because we are weak – lets change that.
Momina Mustehsan
You know I think the president has to really focus on getting elected to a second term in 2012. And I need to focus on making sure I’m accountable to the people of Missouri.
Claire McCaskill
If your best players are taking a shortcut, they're goi

If your best players are taking a shortcut, they’re going to have problems holding everyone else accountable and responsible.
B. J. Armstrong
I am voting in the midterm elections because I believe that when people engage with their local government, it reminds those placed in power that they are public servants who will be held accountable for their decisions.
Julien Baker
We should start with the basics: Police officers are unlikely to be held accountable if the prosecutors investigating and potentially prosecuting them feel indebted to them.
Chesa Boudin