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

1.
Noble character is best appreciated in those ages in which it can most readily develop.
Tacitus, Publius Cornelius

2.
The best index to a person's character is (a) how he treats people who can't do him any good, and (b) how he treats people who can't fight back.
Buren, Abigail Van

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

4.
You must look into people, as well as at them.
Chesterfield, Lord

5.
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

6.
It is better for the development of character and contentment to do certain things badly for yourself than to have them done better for you by someone else.

7.
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.

8.
Too many lives are needed to make just one.
Montale, Eugenio

9.
Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
Collins, Marva

10.
Wherever man goes to dwell his character goes with him.
Proverb, African

11.
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

12.
The quality of strength lined with tenderness is an unbeatable combination, as are intelligence and necessity when unblunted by formal education.
Angelou, Maya

13.
Integrity has no need of rules.
Camus, Albert

14.
You don't get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.
Brown, Les

15.
Few people can distinguish the genuinely good from the reverse.
Juvenal, (Decimus Junius Juvenalis)

16.
The real character of a man is found out by his amusements.
Reynolds, Sir Joshua

17.
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

18.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

20.
If a man character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do the business.
Thackeray, William M.

21.
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.
James A. Froude

22.
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.
Hall, Manly

23.
People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest.
Hermann Hesse

24.
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

25.
Old age and sickness bring out the essential characteristics of a man.
Frankfurter, Felix

26.
Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, and riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.
Greeley, Horace

27.
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

28.
In attempts to improve your character, know what is in your power and what is beyond it.
Francis Thompson

29.
It isn't the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog, that counts.
Howell, Harry

30.
Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.
Chambers, Oswald

31.
To succeed is nothing -- it's an accident. But to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.
Leneru, Marie

32.
If an ass goes traveling it will not come home a horse.
Proverb

33.
Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious dear than life.
Shakespeare, William

34.
Character is a victory, not a gift.

35.
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

36.
Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
Michener, James A.

37.
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

38.
While he was not as dumb as an ox, he was not any smarter either.
Thurber, James

39.
To succeed is nothing, it's an accident. but to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.
Marie Leneru

40.
If anyone tells you someone has changed their character; don't believe it.
Mohammed

41.
Character contributes to beauty. It fortifies a woman as her youth fades.
Bisset, Jacqueline

42.
Clothes don't tell the character of the man, but they just as well talk for him as against him.

43.
Those who cross the sea change only the climate, not their character.
Horace

44.
The lord will not hold back the promises, even if the person who makes them is not worthy.

45.
Honor is the inner garment of the Soul; the first thing put on by it with the flesh, and the last it layeth down at its separation from it.
Akhenaton

46.
As a man thinks in his heart, so is he. [Proverbs 23:7]
Bible

47.
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

48.
Pity the man who has a character to support --it is worse than a large family -- he is silent poor indeed.
Thoreau, Henry David

49.
The character of a man is known from his conversations.
Menander

50.
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


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