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Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
- Aristotle
Character Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Character

1.
Instill the love of you into all the world, for a good character is what is remembered.
Merikare

2.
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Angelou, Maya

3.
Everyone has three characters, that which they exhibit, that which they have, and that which they think they have.
Karr, Alphonse

4.
As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated, and vanishes and threats of heaven and sea, himself standing unmoved.
Cicero, Marcus T.

5.
Before you advise anyone Be yourself! reassess his character.

6.
Character is like the foundation of a house -- it is below the surface.

7.
The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out.
Macaulay, Thomas B.

8.
It isn't the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog, that counts.
Howell, Harry

9.
Those who cross the sea change only the climate, not their character.
Horace

10.
Too many lives are needed to make just one.
Montale, Eugenio

11.
While he was not as dumb as an ox, he was not any smarter either.
Thurber, James

12.
Strong characters are brought out by change of situation, and gentle ones by permanence.
Richter, Jean Paul

13.
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Abraham Lincoln

14.
Good character is like a rubber ball -- thrown down hard -- it bounces right back. Good reputation is like a crystal ball -- thrown for gain -- shattered and cracked.
Linall Jr. A. L.

15.
Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.
Gill, Vince

16.
Character is the result of a system of stereotyped principles.
Hume, David

17.
Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.
Chambers, Oswald

18.
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but it is the light by which the world looks for and finds merit.
Lowell, James Russell

19.
The character of every act depends upon the circumstances in which it is done.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

20.
If you stand straight, do not fear a crooked shadow.
Proverb, Chinese

21.
Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.
Baldwin, Faith

22.
As a man thinks in his heart, so is he. [Proverbs 23:7]
Bible

23.
Be thou incapable of change in that which is right, and men will rely upon thee. Establish unto thyself principles of action; and see that thou ever act according to them. First know that thy principles are just, and then be thou
Akhenaton

24.
Few persons are made of such strong fiber that they will make a costly outlay when surface work will pass as well in the market.
Bounds, E. M.

25.
A rich man has no need of character.
Proverb, Hebrew

26.
You must regulate your life by the standards you admire when you are at your best.
Thomas, John M.

27.
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
Aristotle

28.
Let us not say, every man is the architect of his own fortune; but let us say, every man is the architect of his own character.
Boardman, George D.

29.
It is with trifles and when he is off guard that a man best reveals his character.
Schopenhauer, Arthur

30.
Our character...is an omen of our destiny, and the more integrity we have and keep, the simpler and nobler that destiny is likely to be.
George Santayana

31.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

32.
Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of a man you are. It shows me what your ideal of manhood is, and what kind of a man you long to be.
Carlyle, Thomas

33.
Character is a victory, not a gift.

34.
A man's character is his fate.
Heraclitus

35.
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
James A. Froude

36.
While an original is always hard to find, he is easy to recognize.
Mason, John L.

37.
What you possess in the world will be found at the day of your death to belong to someone else. But what you are will be yours forever.
Dyke, Henry Van

38.
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
Goldsmith, Oliver

39.
Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.
Elmer G. Letterman

40.
The character of a man is known from his conversations.
Menander

41.
Few people can distinguish the genuinely good from the reverse.
Juvenal, (Decimus Junius Juvenalis)

42.
If anyone tells you someone has changed their character; don't believe it.
Mohammed

43.
Gross and obscure natures, however decorated, seem impure shambles; but character gives splendor to youth, and awe to wrinkled skin and gray hairs.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

44.
I take it as a man's duty to restrain himself.
Lois McMaster Bujold

45.
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
Marie Henri Beyle

46.
Strong feelings do not necessarily make a strong character. The strength of a man is to be measured by the power of the feelings he subdues not by the power of those which subdue him.
William Carleton

47.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

48.
Weakness of character is the only defect which cannot be amended.
La Rochefoucauld, Francois De

49.
The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: initiative, imagination, individuality, and independence.
Rickenbacker, Edward Vernon

50.
The higher character a person supports the more they should regard their smallest actions.


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