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It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
- Covey, Stephen R.
Character Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Character

1.
No artist work is so high, so noble, so grand, so enduring, so important for all time, as the making of character in a child.
Cushman, Charlotte Saunders

2.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Disraeli, Benjamin

3.
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

4.
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

5.
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
Disraeli, Benjamin

6.
Football doesn't build character. It eliminates weak ones.
Royal, Darrell

7.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Rohn, Jim

8.
The hell to be endured hereafter, of which theology tells, is no worse than the hell we make for ourselves in this world by habitually fashioned our characters in the wrong way.
James, William

9.
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
Aristotle

10.
Character is made by many acts; it may be lost by a single one.

11.
One can acquire everything in solitude - except character.
Marie Henri Beyle

12.
It is with trifles and when he is off guard that a man best reveals his character.
Schopenhauer, Arthur

13.
A man's character is his fate.
Heraclitus

14.
The formation of one's character ought to be everyone's chief aim.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

15.
Character is victory organized.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

16.
I have only got down on to paper, really, three types of people: the person I think I am, the people who irritate me, and the people I'd like to be.
Forster, Edward M.

17.
Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work.
Marden, Orison Swett

18.
Before you advise anyone Be yourself! reassess his character.

19.
Therefore keep in the midst of life. Do not isolate yourself. Be among men and things, and among troubles, and difficulties, and obstacles.
Drummond, Henry

20.
While an original is always hard to find, he is easy to recognize.
Mason, John L.

21.
It isn't the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog, that counts.
Howell, Harry

22.
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.

23.
I have conquered an empire but I have not been able to conquer myself.
Peter The Great

24.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Hermann Hesse

25.
There is never a better measure of what a person is than what he does when he is absolutely free to choose.
Bulger, William M.

26.
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly ones own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man.
Pandita, Saskya

27.
The depth and strength of a human character are defined by its moral reserves. People reveal themselves completely only when they are thrown out of the customary conditions of their life, for only then do they have to fall back on their reserves.
Trotsky, Leon

28.
One stumble is enough to deface the character of an honorable life.
Estrange, L.

29.
Character is to man what carbon is to steel.
Hill, Napoleon

30.
You can tell the character of every man when you see how he receives praise.
Seneca

31.
Good character is more to be praised than outstanding talent. Most talents are, to some extent, a gift. Good character, by contrast, is not given to us. We have to build it piece by piece-by thought, choice, courage and determination.
Luther, John

32.
The highest qualities of character must be earned.
Abbott, Lyman

33.
Judge of your natural character by what you do in dreams.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

34.
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own stamp of action, takes responsibility for it, makes it his own.
Gaulle, Charles De

35.
I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
King Jr. Martin Luther

36.
The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: initiative, imagination, individuality, and independence.
Rickenbacker, Edward Vernon

37.
While he was not as dumb as an ox, he was not any smarter either.
Thurber, James

38.
I take it as a man's duty to restrain himself.
Lois McMaster Bujold

39.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

40.
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

41.
It is well for the world that in most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again.
James, William

42.
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Angelou, Maya

43.
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.
Hall, Manly

44.
If anyone tells you someone has changed their character; don't believe it.
Mohammed

45.
You must look into people, as well as at them.
Chesterfield, Lord

46.
The man who cannot believe in himself cannot believe in anything else. The basis of all integrity and character is whatever faith we have in our own integrity.
Smith, Roy L.

47.
When God measures man, He puts the tape around his heart -- not his head.
Guideposts

48.
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

49.
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

50.
Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.
Elmer G. Letterman


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