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A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
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Best Quotes about Character

1.
All men are alike in their lower natures; it is in their higher characters that they differ.
Bovee, Christian Nevell

2.
Noble character is best appreciated in those ages in which it can most readily develop.
Tacitus, Publius Cornelius

3.
Before you advise anyone Be yourself! reassess his character.

4.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
Robbins, Anthony

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

6.
Character - the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life - is the source from which self respect springs.
Joan Didion

7.
Nothing marks the character of a young man more than failure.

8.
To have character is to be big enough to take life on.
Richards, Mary Caroline

9.
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Euripides

10.
Sometimes people carry to such perfection the mask they have assumed that in due course they actually become the person they seem.
W. Somerset Maugham

11.
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be.
Lavater, Johann Kaspar

12.
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.

13.
During my eighty-seven years, I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think.
Baruch, Bernard M.

14.
A man's character is the reality of himself; his reputation, the opinion others have formed about him; character resides in him, reputation in other people; that is the substance, this is the shadow.
Beecher, Henry Ward

15.
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

16.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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

19.
A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another s.
Richter, Jean Paul

20.
Look, we're all the same; a man is a fourteen-room house --in the bedroom he's asleep with his intelligent wife, in the living-room he's rolling around with some bareass girl, in the library he's paying his taxes, in the yard he's raising tomatoes, and in the cellar he's making a bomb to blow it all up.
Miller, Arthur

21.
Too many lives are needed to make just one.
Montale, Eugenio

22.
You can buy a person's time; you can buy their physical presence at a given place; you can even buy a measured number of their skilled muscular motions per hour. But you can not buy enthusiasm... you can not buy loyalty. You can not buy the devotion of hearts, minds, or souls. You must earn these.
Francis, Clarence

23.
Some people are born hammers, others anvils.
Proverb

24.
You don't get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.
Brown, Les

25.
As a man thinks in his heart, so is he. [Proverbs 23:7]
Bible

26.
Character is the sum and total of a person's choices.
Fitzwater, P. B.

27.
Integrity has no need of rules.
Camus, Albert

28.
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for the character to be established.
Confucius

29.
If anyone tells you someone has changed their character; don't believe it.
Mohammed

30.
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
Virgil

31.
Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.
Oscar Levant

32.
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

33.
I could never think well of a man's intellectual or moral character, if he was habitually unfaithful to his appointments.
Nathaniel Emmons

34.
Character is to man what carbon is to steel.
Hill, Napoleon

35.
Those who cross the sea change only the climate, not their character.
Horace

36.
Character, not circumstances, makes the man.
Washington, Booker T.

37.
To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.
Hepburn, Katharine

38.
Character is the result of a system of stereotyped principles.
Hume, David

39.
Testimony is like an arrow shot from a long bow and the force of it depends on the strength of the arm from which it was shot. Argument is like a bullet fired from a gun and has equal force even when issued from a child.

40.
Character is the impulse reined down into steady continuance.
Parkhurst, Charles H.

41.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Hermann Hesse

42.
Character is not made in a crisis -- it is only exhibited.
Freeman, Robert

43.
Men show their characters in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

44.
Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, and riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.
Greeley, Horace

45.
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

46.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

47.
Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
Collins, Marva

48.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

49.
Character is another thing that is formed in youth and reformed in marriage.

50.
Your character will be what you yourself choose to make it.
Lubbock, Sir John


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