Personal Responsibility Essay

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Personal responsibility essay
Albert Hitch hill
Gen200
Feb 25, 2013

Personal Responsibility Essay
Owning something in real life can take someone many places and travel main unseen roads. But owning up to ones actions not only can be rough, as well as frightening for some. Taking personal responsibility for ones action, life, and future can be a path in a whole new direction. Let’s start with ones actions and see where the chips fall. Ones own personal actions are the directly related to personal responsibility. The relationship between ones actions and personal responsibility are cause and effect. If someone lies they are hiding from the truth. Hurting someone has the effect of ending up in jail, if not dead. The hardest part of ones actions is taking responsibility for those actions. This is where most people run into problems and their moral compass gets very It is incorrect to use "very" directly in front of certain verbs. Consider substituting "much." distorted. Ones life can play a key part in personal responsibility. “Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does. It is up to you to give [life] a meaning.” J Sartre (1943) Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology New York, NY The Washington Square Press Ones life starting from childhood continuing till death can forever shape our responsibility. Parents raising a child they learn moral compassing from watching them. So the rules someone is bound to at birth, shapes how they become. I am not saying there are no expectations to this rule. But, environment shapes us all, no matter whom or what we are. When traveling down the road of life at each cross road one has a chance to…