Character Quotes and Sayings

Dreams are the touchstones of our character.
Henry David Thoreau

One can acquire everything in solitude except character.
– Stendhal

Surely what a man does when he is taken off his guard is the best evidence for what sort of man he is.
C.S. Lewis

Many a man’s reputation would not know his character if they met on the street.
Elbert Hubbard

Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.
– Phillips Brooks

Character is doing what you don’t want to do but know you should do.
Joyce Meyer

Your beliefs don’t make you a better person, your behavior does.

Adversity doesn’t build your character. Adversity reveals your character.

Character is simply habit long continued.
Plato

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

Submitted by: jimik

In the end you should always do the right thing even if it’s hard.
Nicholas Sparks

Some people use words to reflect who they want to be, but actions always show who they really are.

If I take care of my character, my reputation will take care of itself.
– Dwight Lyman Moody

You cannot dream yourself into a character: you must hammer and forge yourself into one.
Henry David Thoreau

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.

Submitted by: EMMANUEL

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