It wasn’t true when Flip Wilson popularized it, it wasn’t true in the Garden of Eden and it isn’t true today.
No one’s words can make me or you do anything. They can push, pull, intimidate, encourage, depress, frighten, please or soothe us, but they can’t make us do anything. Even God’s Word can’t make one do something, including becoming a Christian. God makes it clear that salvation is the work of the Holy Spirit.
It’s a weak person or group that refuses to take responsibility for their action and in today’s political climate the weak are inheriting the earth. People from both sides of the political spectrum want to blame others for their actions or often their lack of action.
Face up to it like a grown up and accept the consequences of your actions.