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Where does the personality trait of "being responsible" come from? What is it due to? Isn't it just a "sense of moral duty" (and doing what that sense dictates)? Doesn't a "sense of responsibility" arise directly out of a good healthy sense of right and wrong, a good healthy conscience? If so, what causes the personality trait of "irresponsibility"? Is it due to the lack of a sense of right and wrong, lack of a conscience? Or is it due to just refusing to live true to that sense (i.e. ignoring what is right, refusing to live up to it)? Isn't the personality trait of "responsibility" then very closely related to the trait of conscientiousness and the trait of irresponsibility very closely related to lack of conscientiousness? Jan 1978 More from SolitaryRoad.com:
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