Character Quotes and Sayings

The two great tests of character are wealth and poverty.
– Charles A. Beard

Scars fade with time. And the ones that never go away, well, they build character, maturity, caution.
– Erin McCarthy

In short term games, skills are more important than character. In long term games, character dominates.
– Johnny Uzan

Character, like a photograph, develops in darkness.
– Yousuf Karsh

The real test of character is how you treat someone who has no possibility of doing you any good.
George Orwell

Beauty is not an evidence of good character.

If you’re always under the pressure of real identity, I think that is somewhat of a burden.
Mark Zuckerberg

A person wins for the first time as a ‘celebrity’, second time his work wins. Third time his conduct wins and fourth time his conduct, behaviour and character wins.
Navjot Sidhu

I feel when somebody has been playing cricket for a long time, he creates a separate identity for himself.
Sachin Tendulkar

To murder character is as truly a crime as to murder the body: the tongue of the slanderer is brother to the dagger of the assassin.
Tryon Edwards

Watch your thoughts for they become words. Watch your words for they become actions. Watch your actions for they become habits. Watch your habits for they become your character. And watch your character for it becomes your destiny. What we think, we become. My father always said that… and I think I am fine.
Margaret Thatcher

Don’t change your attitude and character for anyone, the one who wants you, will not change you.
P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

Never say any man is hopeless, because he only represents a character, a bundle of habits, which can be checked by new and better ones. Character is repeated habits, and repeated habits alone can reform character.
Swami Vivekananda

When your beauty fades,
You are left with character,
But if you don’t have a good character,
Then you are all alone.

A positive character is your best friend. Alcohol and drug addiction is your worst friend.
Dr T.P.Chia

We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience and character.

Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
John Wooden

I have my ethics and morals. I have my anchor point of what is right and wrong in real life, but I’m not afraid to entertain any and every aspect of personality in relationship to creating a character.
– Corin Nemec

Respectable character is developed by consistency in self discipline and self control.
– Anil Kumar Sinha

Goodness stems from the light within you. Evil stems from the darkness that surrounds you. You get to choose which magnetic force attracts you.

Behavior forms character.

Agar kisi ko jaan se maar dena kanoonan jurm hai … toh kisi ke charitra ki hatya karna bhi ek sangeen jurm se kam nahi
(If killing someone is a crime and against the law … then to kill someone’s character is also nothing less than a serious crime)
Movie: Mera Pati Sirf Mera Hai
Star: Anupam Kher

If you wish to glimpse inside a human soul and get to know a man, don’t bother analyzing his ways of being silent, of talking, of weeping, of seeing how much he is moved by noble ideas; you will get better results if you just watch him laugh. If he laughs well, he’s a good man.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

When you do something and you pray that no one finds out then your character is questionable.

A man’s character may be judged by how he gives you response to the same question asked by you the third time.

When someone helps, you try to help him, it is a kind of character of reciprocal manner, but when someone harms you and you try to help him is a character of merit.

Obedience is a rare commodity among human, it is only available to those who understand the vision of Christ.

It is not our character but our own actions that determines the outcome of things.

We honor people for their success, not for their character.

The superior man acquaints himself with many sayings of antiquity and many deeds of the past, in order to strengthen his character thereby.
John Milton

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