Character Quotes 118 to 139

  1. "Dreams are the touchstones of our character." Henry David Thoreau

  2. "Sow an act and you reap a habit.
    Sow a habit and you reap a character.
    Sow a character and you reap a destiny." Charles Reade
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  3. "The depth and strength of a human character are defined by its moral reserves. People reveal themselves completely only when they are thrown out of the customary conditions of their life, for only then do they have to fall back on their reserves." Leonardo da Vinci

  4. "Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel." Napoleon Hill

  5. "Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving." Dale Carnegie

  6. "You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one." James A. Froude

  7. "Placing the blame is a bad habit, but taking the blame is a sure builder of character." Dr. O. A. Battista

  8. "Character, communication, competence and 'chemistry' are the measures that we employ to identify the man or woman who is genuine." Les Norman; Pilar Norman, Never Have A Minute To Call Your Own

  9. "You mould your character and your future by your thoughts and acts." Wilferd Peterson

  10. "Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character." Hosea Ballou

  11. "Our character is our personal marking or social impression, one that lasts far longer than any single act." Jennifer Freed Ph. D., CHARACTER: Empowering Yourself with Emotional Intelligence

  12. "You can not dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one." James A. Froude
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  13. "May you always be filled with the fruit of your salvation - the righteous character produced in your life by Jesus Christ - for this will bring much glory and praise to God." Philippians 1:11 (NLT)

  14. "I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character." Martin Luther King, Jr

  15. "Reputation is what men and women think of us. Character is what God and the angels know of us." Thomas Paine

  16. "Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands." Anne Frank

  17. "The way a man plays a game shows some of his character. The way he loses shows all of it." Author Unknown

  18. "Character isn't inherited. One builds it daily by the way one thinks and acts, thought by thought, action by action." Helen Gahagan Douglas
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  19. "We aim to develop physique, mentality and character in our students; but because the first two are menaces without the third, the greatest of these is character." Joseph Dana Allen

  20. Leave your character with God; it is safe there. Men may throw mud at it, but it will never stick long on a true believer; it shall soon come off and you shall be the more glorious for men's slander. Charles Spurgeon

  21. Your (Thomas Jefferson) character in history may easily be foreseen. Your administration will be quoted by philosophers as a model of profound wisdom; by politicians, as weak, superficial, and shortsighted. John Adams, letter to Jefferson, July 1813
    Thomas Jefferson Quotes

  22. When you tried to realistically assess your faults, you were looking primarily at the character defects which stood in the way of getting what you want. This means that, even if it was on a subconscious level, you have had some semblance of an idea regarding your true goals all along. Rohen Phoenix, Confidence

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