Best Quotes about Character
A man with a so-called character is often a simple piece of mechanism; he has often only one point of view for the extremely complicated relationships of life.
Strindberg, J. August
Integrity has no need of rules.
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.
Clothes don't tell the character of the man, but they just as well talk for him as against him.
Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades.
To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.
The highest qualities of character must be earned.
It is not what he had, or even what he does which expresses the worth of a man, but what he is.
Amiel, Henri Frederic
If a man character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do the business.
Thackeray, William M.
We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.
Thoreau, Henry David
The real character of a man is found out by his amusements.
Reynolds, Sir Joshua
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
Michener, James A.
The lord will not hold back the promises, even if the person who makes them is not worthy.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If all I'm remembered for is being a good basketball player, then I've done a bad job with the rest of my life.
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for the character to be established.
The character of every act depends upon the circumstances in which it is done.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Character is like the foundation of a house -- it is below the surface.
Nothing marks the character of a young man more than failure.
Too often the strong, silent man is silent only because he does not know what to say, and is reputed strong only because he has remained silent.
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.
An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; A villain, like the beams of a balance, is always varying, upwards and downwards, himself his own dungeon.
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be.
Lavater, Johann Kaspar
Men show their characters in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
A man's character is his fate.
Character is not made in a crisis -- it is only exhibited.
You must regulate your life by the standards you admire when you are at your best.
Thomas, John M.
A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another s.
Richter, Jean Paul
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
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
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
That which we call character is a reserved force which acts directly by presence, and without means. It is conceived of as a certain undemonstrable force, a familiar or genius, by whose impulses the man is guided, but whose counsels he cannot impart.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
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.
Character is a by-product; it is produced in the great manufacture of daily duty.
Wilson, Woodrow T.
The superior man will watch over himself when he is alone. He examines his heart that there may be nothing wrong there, and that he may have no cause of dissatisfaction with himself.
If you stand straight, do not fear a crooked shadow.
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.
Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.
Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
They attack the one man with their hate and their shower of weapons. But he is like some rock which stretches into the vast sea and which, exposed to the fury of the winds and beaten against by the waves, endures all the violence
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.
The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.
Haliburton, Thomas C.
You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jelly beans.
We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it.
Football doesn't build character. It eliminates weak ones.
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