Mobsea Logo
Home

Motivational Quotes

Character

To be fond of learning is near to wisdom; to practice with vigor is near to benevolence; and to be conscious of shame is near to fortitude. He who knows these three things
- Confucius
Character Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Character

1.
Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
Collins, Marva

2.
Before you advise anyone Be yourself! reassess his character.

3.
Character is victory organized.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

4.
Clothes don't tell the character of the man, but they just as well talk for him as against him.

5.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Hermann Hesse

6.
Men show their characters in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

7.
Noble character is best appreciated in those ages in which it can most readily develop.
Tacitus, Publius Cornelius

8.
You can't go around hoping that most people have sterling moral characters. The most you can hope for is that people will pretend that they do.
Lebowitz, Fran

9.
How difficult it is to save the bark of reputation from the rocks of ignorance.
Petrarch, Francesco

10.
Character is the result of a system of stereotyped principles.
Hume, David

11.
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.

12.
It isn't the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog, that counts.
Howell, Harry

13.
To have character is to be big enough to take life on.
Richards, Mary Caroline

14.
A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another s.
Richter, Jean Paul

15.
The character of every act depends upon the circumstances in which it is done.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

16.
Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.
Elmer G. Letterman

17.
To be fond of learning is near to wisdom; to practice with vigor is near to benevolence; and to be conscious of shame is near to fortitude. He who knows these three things
Confucius

18.
You must regulate your life by the standards you admire when you are at your best.
Thomas, John M.

19.
Judge of your natural character by what you do in dreams.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

20.
To succeed is nothing, it's an accident. but to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.
Marie Leneru

21.
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

22.
In attempts to improve your character, know what is in your power and what is beyond it.
Francis Thompson

23.
Temperance is a tree which as for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace.
Buddha

24.
Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.

25.
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

26.
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.

27.
Character is another thing that is formed in youth and reformed in marriage.

28.
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
James A. Froude

29.
Football doesn't build character. It eliminates weak ones.
Royal, Darrell

30.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

31.
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be.
Lavater, Johann Kaspar

32.
Character matters; leadership descends from character.
Limbaugh, Rush

33.
Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses.
Crisp, Quentin

34.
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
Haliburton, Thomas C.

35.
While he was not as dumb as an ox, he was not any smarter either.
Thurber, James

36.
Strong characters are brought out by change of situation, and gentle ones by permanence.
Richter, Jean Paul

37.
We don't love qualities, we love persons; sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities.
Maritain, Jacques

38.
It is with trifles and when he is off guard that a man best reveals his character.
Schopenhauer, Arthur

39.
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business. I do the very best I know how -- the very best I can. And I mean to keep on doing it to the end. If the end brings me out all right, what is said against me will not amount to anything. If the end brings me out all wrong, ten angels swearing I was right would make no difference.
Lincoln, Abraham

40.
Between ourselves and our real natures we interpose that wax figure of idealizations and selections which we call our character.
Lippmann, Walter

41.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

42.
Character is the impulse reined down into steady continuance.
Parkhurst, Charles H.

43.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
Landers, Ann

44.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.
Keller, Helen

45.
A man's character is his fate.
Heraclitus

46.
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

47.
For character too is a process and an unfolding... among our valued friends is there not someone or other who is a little too self confident and disdainful; whose distinguished mind is a little spotted with commonness; who is a little pinched here and protuberant there with native prejudices; or whose better energies are liable to lapse down the wrong channel under the influence of transient solicitations?
Eliot, George

48.
The real character of a man is found out by his amusements.
Reynolds, Sir Joshua

49.
Integrity has no need of rules.
Camus, Albert

50.
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
Disraeli, Benjamin


Daily Inspirational Quotes on

The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by Motivational Quotes.
Quotes on Ability
Achievement
Acting and actors
Action
Adversity
Quotes on Advertising
Advice
Age
Age and aging
Alcohol and alcoholism
Quotes on Ambition
America
Anger
Animals
Appearance
Quotes on Argument
Art
Atheism
Attitude
Beauty
Quotes on Belief
Body
Books
Books - reading
Bores and boredom
Quotes on Business
Change
Character
Charity
Children
Quotes on Choice
Christians and christianity
Churches
Civilization
Colleges and universities
Quotes on Commitment
Common sense
Communication
Communism and socialism
Competition
Quotes on Complaints and complaining
Computers
Concentration
Confidence
Conflict
Quotes on Contentment
Control
Conversation
Cooperation
Courage
Quotes on Creativity
Crime and criminals
Criticism
Culture
Death
Quotes on Education
Effort
Enemies
Enthusiasm
Equality
Quotes on Evil
Evolution
Example
Excellence
Expectation
Quotes on Experience
Facts
Failure
Faith
Fame
Quotes on Family
Fashion
Fate
Fear
Feminism
Quotes on Fiction
Focus
Food
Food and eating
Fools and foolishness
Quotes on Forgiveness
Freedom
Friends and friendship
Friendship
Genius
Quotes on Giving
Goals
God
Goodness
Gossip
Quotes on Government
Gratitude
Greatness
Grief
Growth
Quotes on Habit
Happiness
Hatred
Health
Heaven
Quotes on Heroes and heroism
History and historians
Hollywood
Home
Honesty
Quotes on Honor
Hope
Humankind
Humility
Humor
Quotes on Ideas
Ignorance
Imagination
Individuality
Integrity
Quotes on Intelligence and intellectuals
Jesus christ
Journalism and journalists
Joy
Judgment and judges
Quotes on Justice
Kindness
Knowledge
Language
Laughter
Quotes on Law and lawyers
Laziness
Leadership
Learning
Liberty
Quotes on Lies and lying
Life
Listening
Literature
Loneliness
Quotes on Losers and losing
Love
Luck
Management
Manners
Quotes on Marriage
Media
Medicine
Memory
Men
Quotes on Mind
Mistakes
Money
Morality
Mothers
Quotes on Motivation
Music
Nations
Nature
Obstacles
Quotes on Opinions
Opportunity
Optimism
Pain
Parents and parenting
Quotes on Passion
Past
Patience
Patriotism
Peace
Quotes on People
Perfection
Perseverance
Persuasion
Philosophers and philosophy
Quotes on Photography
Planning
Pleasure
Poetry and poets
Politics
Quotes on Possibilities
Potential
Poverty and the poor
Power
Praise
Quotes on Prayer
Prejudice
Present
Pride
Problems
Quotes on Procrastination
Progress
Proverbs
Purpose
Quotations
Quotes on Reality
Reason
Relationship
Religion
Reputation
Quotes on Respectability
Responsibility
Riches
Risk
Science
Quotes on Secrets
Security
Self-esteem
Service
Silence
Quotes on Simplicity
Sin
Sleep
Society
Solitude
Quotes on Speakers and speaking
Speech
Spirituality
Success
Suffering
Quotes on Talent
Taxes and taxation
Teacher
The future
Theater
Quotes on Things and little things
Thoughts and thinking
Time
Travel
Trust
Quotes on Truth
Twentieth century
Understanding
Victory
Virtue
Quotes on Vision
War
Wealth
Winners and winning
Wisdom
Quotes on Wives
Women
Words
Work
World
Quotes on Worry
Writers and writing
Writing
Youth

Test your English Language
Most Amazing Volcanoes
Celebration of Rakshabandhan
Valentines Day Games
Rules to play Parachuting
Crazy Bike Designs
Most Scenic Train Rides in the World
Richest Women in the World
Tips to succeed in Work
Natural Healthy Summer Foods
Toronto
Cool High Tech Sunglasses
Celebration of Nag Panchami
Benefits of Jalapeno
Benefits of Rambutan fruits
Valentines Day Dessert Recipes
Road Safety Tips
Roads to the End of the Earth
Rock Stars Before They Were Famous