Having responsibility is the duty or obligation to act. Taking responsibility is acknowledging and accepting the choices you have made, the actions you have taken, and the results they have led to.

Responsibility is an essential element of integrity; it is the congruence of what you think, what you say, and what you do


The quality of worth and honor intrinsic to every person. Dignity is the threshold level of status required to meet basic human needs. It establishes the basic boundaries of humanity.

Dignity is a congruence between the respect we demonstrate and the intrinsic legitimacy of each person.


Relying on another. Trust is congruence between what is said and what is done.

Trust implies depth and assurance of feeling often based on inconclusive evidence. Trust forms the basis for social interaction especially reciprocity and the agreement for future actions essential for planning and working together.

Trust depends on two independent components :- intent and ability

Unless you intend to fulfill your agreement and keep your word there is no trust. But intent is not enough , you have to deliver on hour promises and that requires the ability to do what you promise.