Character Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
The nicest feeling in the world is to do a good deed anonymously and have somebody find out.
- Oscar Wilde
If I take care of my character, my reputation will take care of itself.
- Dwight Lyman Moody
Your beliefs don’t make you a better person, your behavior does.
In the end you should always do the right thing even if it’s hard.
- Nicholas Sparks
Character is doing what you don’t want to do but know you should do.
- Joyce Meyer
Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.
- C.S. Lewis
Thoughts lead on to purposes;
Purposes go forth in action;
Actions form habits;
Habits decide character;
And character fixes our destiny.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln
If you want to know the real character of a person, give him power and see what he does.
Character is like pregnancy, it cannot be hidden.
Shamelessness is a wonderful part of the character.
- Stephen Colbert
Integrity is the heart of character, don’t lose it.
Character is like pregnancy, it will by all means manifest.
A rich man has no need of character.
- Yiddish Proverb
Beauty has a lot to do with character.
- Kevyn Aucoin
Character must be kept bright as well as clean
- Lord Chesterfield
Reputation is how others perceive you whereas character is what you actually are and a man’s character is best known by the things he does when he knows he would not be caught or seen by anyone.
A man can define many things beautifully in his life, but his character is one beautiful thing that can define him instantly and completely.
When the test of your character and moral courage comes – regardless of the noise and confusion around you – there will be a moment of inner silence in which you must decide what to do. Your character will be defined by your decision. And it is yours and yours alone to make.
Be the man you would want your daughter to bring home.
A man’s true character comes out when he’s drunk.
- Charles Chaplin
There is a culture for everything. Culture of win, culture of lose, lie, patience, respect, relationships, stupid, smart, care, fight, speak, think, organizing, planing, cheating, love, hate, cheap. So and so and so. You choose your cultures to build your personality and yourself. So start with culture of smart choices.
Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
- Elbert Hubbard
Sports do not build character. They reveal it.
- John Wooden
That, my dear, is what makes a character interesting, their secrets.
- Kate Morton