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Character develops itself in the stream of life.
– Johann von Goethe
Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.
– Oswald Chambers
Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking. There are too many people who think that the only thing that's right is to get by, and the only thing that's wrong is to get caught.
– J. C. Watts
Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it the tree is the real thing.
– Abraham Lincoln
Character is much easier kept than recovered.
– Thomas Paine
Character is not made in a crisis it is only exhibited.
– Rose Dorothy Freeman
Character is our destiny.
– Heraclitus
Character is power.
– Booker T. Washington
Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.
– John Howe
Character is something you do when no one else is watching.
– Tom Zegan
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids
– Aristotle
Character is the foundation stone upon which one must build to win respect. Just as no worthy building can be erected on a weak foundation, so no lasting reputation worthy of respect can be built on a weak character.
– R. C. Samsel
Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work
– Orison Swett Marden
Character is the most important and differentiating aspect of human life. In my view, when Wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when Health is lost, something is lost; but when Character is lost, everything is lost. You can judge the Character of a woman/man by how she/he treats fellow people who can't do him any good, and how he treats people and animals who can't fight back. Character is the biggest asset, so don't lose it for any price.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Character is the result of two things: Mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
– Elbert Hubbard
Character is what can do without success.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Character is what God and the angels know of us; reputation is what men and women think of us.
– Horace Mann
Character is what you are in the dark.
– Dwight Lyman Moody
Character is what you are when no one is looking.
– Unknown
Character is who you are when no one is looking.
– Allan Williams
Character isn't inherited. One builds it daily by the way one thinks and acts, thought by thought, action by action. If one lets fear or hate or anger take possession of the mind, they become self-forged chains.
– Helen Gahagan Douglas
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
– Jim Rohn
Character matters; leadership descends from character.
– Rush Limbaugh
Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.
– Phillips Brooks

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