Mobsea Logo
Home

Motivational Quotes

Character

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
Character Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Character

1.
Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.
Baldwin, Faith

2.
Clothes don't tell the character of the man, but they just as well talk for him as against him.

3.
We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it.
Lincoln, Abraham

4.
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

5.
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

6.
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.

7.
Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
Frankfurter, Felix

8.
You must look into people, as well as at them.
Chesterfield, Lord

9.
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.

10.
Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades.
Bisset, Jacqueline

11.
You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jelly beans.
Reagan, Ronald

12.
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
Aristotle

13.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
Robbins, Anthony

14.
You are not very good if you are not better than your best friends imagine you to be.
Lavater, Johann Kaspar

15.
If anyone tells you someone has changed their character; don't believe it.
Mohammed

16.
Character develops itself in the stream of life.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

17.
Pity the man who has a character to support --it is worse than a large family -- he is silent poor indeed.
Thoreau, Henry David

18.
Character is not made in a crisis -- it is only exhibited.
Freeman, Robert

19.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

20.
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Angelou, Maya

21.
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Euripides

22.
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

23.
A rich man has no need of character.
Proverb, Hebrew

24.
A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another s.
Richter, Jean Paul

25.
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.

26.
One can easily judge the character of a person by the way they treat people who can do nothing for them.
Proverb

27.
Forming characters! Whose? Our own or others? Both. And in that momentous fact lies the peril and responsibility of our existence.
Elihu Burritt

28.
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.
Pandita, Saskya

29.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Hermann Hesse

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

31.
Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety, it is impossible for the character to be established.
Confucius

32.
In attempts to improve your character, know what is in your power and what is beyond it.
Francis Thompson

33.
Integrity has no need of rules.
Camus, Albert

34.
Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.
Sivananda, Sri Swami

35.
He that has light within his own clear breast may sit in the center, and enjoy bright day: But he that hides a dark soul and foul thoughts benighted walks under the mid-day sun;
Milton, John

36.
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

37.
Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.
Oscar Levant

38.
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.
Thomas, Isiah

39.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

40.
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.

41.
I take it as a man's duty to restrain himself.
Lois McMaster Bujold

42.
We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.
Thoreau, Henry David

43.
Before you advise anyone Be yourself! reassess his character.

44.
We don't love qualities, we love persons; sometimes by reason of their defects as well as of their qualities.
Maritain, Jacques

45.
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

46.
The higher character a person supports the more they should regard their smallest actions.

47.
The four cornerstones of character on which the structure of this nation was built are: initiative, imagination, individuality, and independence.
Rickenbacker, Edward Vernon

48.
Temperance is a tree which as for its root very little contentment, and for its fruit calm and peace.
Buddha

49.
Weakness of character is the only defect which cannot be amended.
La Rochefoucauld, Francois De

50.
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.


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
Tips for Smart Work
Dangerous Situations And How To Escape
Most Cruel Rulers Ever in History
Weird Laws Around the World
Most Unbelievable Feats Of Humans
Healthy Nose
Rules to play Arm Wrestling
Top Most Powerful Armies In The World
Spectacular Hiking Trails Around The World
Ancient Theaters
Weird Ghost Stories
Spookiest Abandoned Places
Swimming Tips for Beginners
Creating Comic Pop Art
Myth about Accounting
Benefits of Bitter Gourd
Benefits of Black berries
Benefits of Black Pepper