Character Quotes

The fastest way to lose what we call our good character is to lose our honesty.

Crows are never the whiter for washing themselves.

If you will think about what you ought to do for other people, your character will take care of itself. Character is a by-product, and any man who devotes himself to its cultivation in his own case will become a selfish prig.

When you heard that a mountain was moved, believe it; but when you hear that someone changed his character do not believe it.

Character is a by – product; it is produced in the great manufacture of daily duty.

If you make yourself into a doormat, people will wipe their feet on you.

The noblest contribution which any man can make for the benefit of posterity, is that of a good character. The richest bequest which any man can leave to the youth of his native land, is that of a shining, spotless example.

Character is easier kept than recovered.

Character, like a kettle, once mended, always requires repairs.

People show their character by what they laugh at.