Character Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
It is with trifles and when he is off guard that a man best reveals his character.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
– Elbert Hubbard
Integrity is the heart of character, don’t lose it.
Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.
– Phillips Brooks
Character is simply habit long continued.
Adversity doesn’t build your character. Adversity reveals your character.
In the end you should always do the right thing even if it’s hard.
– Nicholas Sparks
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
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.
Some people use words to reflect who they want to be, but actions always show who they really are.
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
Characters are not reviewed by action, actions can be planned. Characters are reviewed by reaction. Reactions are spontaneous it shows the clear picture of what someone has in mind.
Character is much easier kept than recovered.
– Thomas Paine
Character is like pregnancy, it will by all means manifest.
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.