Character Quotes

Your true character Is most accurately measured by how you treat those who can do 'Nothing' for you

- Mother Teresa

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Love always elevates the character of man. It never lowers him, provided love be love

- Bhagat Singh

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Talent sets the floor, character sets the ceiling

- Bill Belichick

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Bear in mind that brains and learning, like muscle and physical skill, are articles of commerce. They are bought and sold. You can hire them by the year or by the hour. The only thing in the world not for sale is character.

- Antonin Scalia

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My success symbolizes loyalty, great friends, Dedication, hard work, routine builds character. In a world full of snakes, rats and scavengers

- Nas

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A man of bad character punishes his own soul.

- Al-Ghazali

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Your character is your accumulation of your thoughts, habits and priorities on a day-to-day basis.

- Nick Saban

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To have a right estimate of a man's character, we must see him in misfortune.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

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An individual step in character training is to put responsibility on the individual.

- Robert Baden-Powell

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The life of a character should be an unbroken line of events and emotions, but a play only gives us a few moments on that line - we must create the rest to portray a convincing life.

- Constantin Stanislavski

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Too often character assassination has replaced debate in principle here in Washington. Destroy someone's reputation, and you don't have to talk about what he stands for.

- Ronald Reagan

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A man's character is not judged after he celebrates a victory, but by what he does when his back is against the wall.

- John Cena

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Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Learning to stand in somebody else's shoes, to see through their eyes, that's how peace begins. And it's up to you to make that happen. Empathy is a quality of character that can change the world.

- Barack Obama

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No society can long sustain itself unless its members have learned the sensitivities, motivations and skills involved in assisting and caring for other human beings.

- Urie Bronfenbrenner

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We must support our rights or lose our character, and with it, perhaps, our liberties.

- James Monroe

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A life in Christ is a life of restfulness. There may be no ecstasy of feeling, but there should be an abiding peaceful trust. Your hope is not in yourself; it is in Christ. Your weakness is united to His strength, your ignorance to His wisdom, your frailty to His enduring might....Let the mind dwell upon His love, upon the beauty, the perfection of His character.

- Ellen G. White

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Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.

- Blaise Pascal

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Character, courage, industry and perseverance are the four pillars on which the whole edifice of human life can be built and failure is a word unknown to me.

- Muhammad Ali Jinnah

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Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness.

- Anne Frank

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The true measure of our character is how we treat the poor, the disfavored, the accused, the incarcerated, and the condemned.

- Bryan Stevenson

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The ultimate aim of Karate lies not in victory or defeat, but in the perfection of the character of its participants.

- Gichin Funakoshi

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We are all in this world together, and the only test of our character that matters is how we look after the least fortunate among us. How we look after each other, not how we look after ourselves. That's all that really matters, I think.

- Tommy Douglas

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We are formed by environment and grace, by politics and prayer, by church and conscience. All God's creatures conspire to teach us as well. We stumble. We stutter. We rise. We are lifted.

- Anthony of Padua

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To understand is hard. Once one understands, action is easy.

- Sun Yat-sen

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A mans life will be of the character of his thought. His outward life will be as the inner impulse is.

- John G. Lake

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Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do. But it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.

- Dale Carnegie

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Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness. People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness.

- Anne Frank

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A Man who is Shy and Modest, is An Amazing Character, but a Women who is Shy and Modest is Beyond Amazing.

- Abu Bakr

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When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her. The higher her virtue, the more noble her character, the more devoted she is to truth, justice, goodness, the more a man has to aspire to be worthy of her. The history of civilization could actually be written in terms of the level of its women.

- Fulton J. Sheen

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Talk of imminent threat to our national security through the application of external force is pure nonsense. Our threat is from the insidious forces working from within which have already so drastically altered the character of our free institutions - those institutions we proudly called the American way of life.

- Douglas MacArthur

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There is no more critical indicator of the future of a society than the character, competence, and integrity of its youth.

- Urie Bronfenbrenner

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The true worth of a race must be measured by the character of its womanhood.

- Mary McLeod Bethune

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The human race is challenged more than ever before to demonstrate our mastery, not over nature but of ourselves.

- Rachel Carson

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All paths lead to the same goal: to convey to others what we are.

- Pablo Neruda

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Adversity builds character and character takes you places money can't.

- T.I.

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Political activity alone cannot make a man free. Back of the ballot, he must have property, industry, skill, economy, intelligence, and character.

- Booker T. Washington

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Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses.

- Quentin Crisp

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we were raising our standard of living at the expense of our standard of character.

- Ida Tarbell

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God is much more concerned about your character than your career, because you will take your character into eternity, but not your career.

- Rick Warren

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Watch your actions, they become your habits. Watch your habits, they become your character.

- Vince Lombardi

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When you're playing a character who's cruel, look for the places where he's kind. When you're playing a character who is unhappy, look for the places where he has a glint of merriment.

- Constantin Stanislavski

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You can't just pretend that the things you watch, and the things you hear, and the places you go will not have an impact on your character. They will.

- Nouman Ali Khan

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There is no cramming for a test of character. It always comes as a pop quiz.

- Andy Stanley

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Gifts and abilities, no matter how magnificent, are either limited or enhanced by character.

- John Wimber

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Seek perfection of character. Be faithful. Endeavor. Respect others. Refrain from violent behaviour.

- Gichin Funakoshi

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You cannot build character and courage by taking away people's initiative and independence. You cannot help people permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves.

- Abraham Lincoln

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In the end, the character of a civilization is encased in its structures.

- Frank Gehry

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A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.

- Mark Twain

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Intellectual activity is a danger to the building of character.

- Joseph Goebbels

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