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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
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Best Quotes about Character

1.
Everyone has three characters, that which they exhibit, that which they have, and that which they think they have.
Karr, Alphonse

2.
You must regulate your life by the standards you admire when you are at your best.
Thomas, John M.

3.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
Disraeli, Benjamin

4.
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

5.
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Angelou, Maya

6.
While an original is always hard to find, he is easy to recognize.
Mason, John L.

7.
To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.
Hepburn, Katharine

8.
I have conquered an empire but I have not been able to conquer myself.
Peter The Great

9.
Judge of your natural character by what you do in dreams.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

10.
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

11.
I have often thought the best way to define a man's character would be to seek out the particular mental or moral attitude in which, when it comes upon him, he felt himself most deeply and intensely active and alive. At such moments there is a voice inside which speaks and says: This is the real me!.
James, William

12.
Character is victory organized.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

13.
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.
Confucius

14.
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
James A. Froude

15.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

16.
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
Michener, James A.

17.
Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.
Chambers, Oswald

18.
Character is simply habit long continued.
Plutarch

19.
Character is the result of a system of stereotyped principles.
Hume, David

20.
Character is a by-product; it is produced in the great manufacture of daily duty.
Wilson, Woodrow T.

21.
Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious dear than life.
Shakespeare, William

22.
Put more trust in nobility of character than in an oath.
Solon

23.
Character is made by many acts; it may be lost by a single one.

24.
To succeed is nothing, it's an accident. but to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.
Marie Leneru

25.
Too many lives are needed to make just one.
Montale, Eugenio

26.
Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion.
Aquinas, St. Thomas

27.
It isn't the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog, that counts.
Howell, Harry

28.
Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.
Oscar Levant

29.
If you stand straight, do not fear a crooked shadow.
Proverb, Chinese

30.
If an ass goes traveling it will not come home a horse.
Proverb

31.
If you create an act, you create a habit. If you create a habit, you create a character. If you create a character, you create a destiny.
Maurois, Andre

32.
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

33.
Character is not made in a crisis -- it is only exhibited.
Freeman, Robert

34.
Character matters; leadership descends from character.
Limbaugh, Rush

35.
Pity the man who has a character to support --it is worse than a large family -- he is silent poor indeed.
Thoreau, Henry David

36.
Those who cross the sea change only the climate, not their character.
Horace

37.
My father told me that if you saw a man in a Rolls Royce you could be sure he was not a gentleman unless he was the chauffeur.
Arran, Earl of

38.
Strong feelings do not necessarily make a strong character. The strength of a man is to be measured by the power of the feelings he subdues not by the power of those which subdue him.
William Carleton

39.
You must look into people, as well as at them.
Chesterfield, Lord

40.
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

41.
Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgment will always be in demand under all conditions.
Babson, Roger

42.
You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jelly beans.
Reagan, Ronald

43.
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

44.
While he was not as dumb as an ox, he was not any smarter either.
Thurber, James

45.
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

46.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

47.
Clear conscience never fears midnight knocking.
Proverb, Chinese

48.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
Robbins, Anthony

49.
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.

50.
Character is to man what carbon is to steel.
Hill, Napoleon


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