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Character - the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life - is the source from which self respect springs.
– Joan Didion
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Character builds slowly but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.
– Faith Baldwin
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Character can not 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
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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
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Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries.
– James Albert Michener
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Character develops itself in the stream of life.
– Johann von Goethe
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Character in a saint means the disposition of Jesus Christ persistently manifested.
– Oswald Chambers
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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
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Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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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
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Character is much easier kept than recovered.
– Thomas Paine
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Character is not made in a crisis it is only exhibited.
– Rose Dorothy Freeman
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Character is our destiny.
– Heraclitus
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Character is power.
– Booker T. Washington
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Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.
– John Howe
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Character is something you do when no one else is watching.
– Tom Zegan
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Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids
– Aristotle
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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
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Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work
– Orison Swett Marden
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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
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Character is the result of two things: Mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
– Elbert Hubbard
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Character is what can do without success.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Character is what God and the angels know of us; reputation is what men and women think of us.
– Horace Mann
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Character is what you are in the dark.
– Dwight Lyman Moody
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Character is what you are when no one is looking.
– Unknown
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