Character Quotes (1809 quotes)
21 Life Changing Quotes on Building Your Character
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old character quotes, character sayings, and character proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources. Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. Helen Keller. Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow.
I got an e-mail yesterday by a 63 year old-man who asked me why I have never posted anything about building character. No quotes, no articles, no videos. He said that our character is who we are in the dark. I totally agreed with him. Our true character is revealed when we are alone and when no one is watching. Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions.
You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one. Henry David Thoreau. Be your character what it will, it will be known, and nobody will take it upon your word. Lord Chesterfield. Nothing of character is really permanent but virtue and personal worth.
Inspirational Words of Wisdom. - Education and knowledge — without a positive character — do not guarantee a better future.
Conduct is the best proof of character. People of character do the right thing even if no one else does, not because they think it will change the world but because they refuse to be changed by the world. Michael Josephson. Abraham Lincoln. Character, not circumstances, makes the man.