Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.
Character, like a kettle, once mended, always requires repairs.
Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character.
Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking.
A man of character finds a special attractiveness in difficulty, since it is only by coming to grips with difficulty that he can realize his potentialities.
Never does a man portray his character more vividly than his proclaiming the character to another.
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.
Show class, have pride and display character.If you do, winning takes care of itself.
How can we expect a harvest of thought who have not had a seedtime of character?
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Thoughts lead on to purpose, purpose leads on to actions, actions form habits, habits decide character, and character fixes our destiny
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.
Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses
Being unable to reason is not a positive character trait outside religion
Life is a series of experiences, each of which makes us bigger, even though it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Faith is deliberate confidence in the character of God whose ways you may not understand at the time.
Genius is formed in quiet, character in the stream of human life
Show class, have pride, and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Excellence calls for character . . . integrity . . . fairness . . . honesty . . . a determination to do what's right. High ethical standards, across the board.
Volunteering creates a national character in which the community and the nation take on a spirit of compassion, comradeship and confidence.
One of the many reasons for the bewildering and tragic character of human existence is the fact that social organization is at once necessary and fatal. Men are forever creating such organizations for their own convenience and forever finding themselves the victims of their home-made monsters.
The discipline of desire is the background of character.
Fashion should not be expected to serve in the stead of courage or character.