Character Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
You cannot dream yourself into a character: you must hammer and forge yourself into one.
– Henry David Thoreau
Character is doing what you don’t want to do but know you should do.
– Joyce Meyer
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
– John Wooden
Be the man you would want your daughter to bring home.
The nicest feeling in the world is to do a good deed anonymously and have somebody find out.
– Oscar Wilde
The people whom he admires honestly and the products/pictures that he adores genuinely, together defines what character he is as a person and determines the human values he cherishes in his life.
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.
A rich man has no need of character.
– Yiddish Proverb
Beauty has a lot to do with character.
– Kevyn Aucoin
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.
Character must be kept bright as well as clean
– Lord Chesterfield
Dreams are the touchstones of our character.
– Henry David Thoreau
Be the type of person you want to meet.
Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
– Elbert Hubbard
Thoughts lead on to purposes;
Purposes go forth in action;
Actions form habits;
Habits decide character;
And character fixes our destiny.
A man’s true character comes out when he’s drunk.
– Charles Chaplin
Integrity is the heart of character, don’t lose it.
Style is the image of character.
– Edward Gibbon
High aims form high characters, and great objects bring out great minds.
– Tryon Edwards
R I S E: Resist insane selfish endeavors.
That, my dear, is what makes a character interesting, their secrets.
– Kate Morton
Believe in your character. Animate (or write) with sincerity.
– Glen Keane
Some people use words to reflect who they want to be, but actions always show who they really are.