Quotes: character

Quotes 196 till 210 of 460.

  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    It is well for the world that in most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
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    It is with trifles and when he is off guard that a man best reveals his character.
  • Bernard Paine
    Bernard Paine
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    It must recognize and hold up before men the moral character of this corruption of the ballot. Bribery is a sin. It is condemned in the laws of Moses: And thou shalt take no gift; for a gift blindeth the wise, and perverteth the words of the righteous. These words are as true to-day as when they were written.
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen R. Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
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    It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
  • Bae Doona
    Bae Doona
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    It was extremely difficult to suppress my emotions, because my character in' A Girl at My Door' goes through so many infuriating situations. It was a lonely process having to portray someone that acts tough but is deeply hurting inside and is unable to express that.
  • Brandon Routh
    Brandon Routh
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    It was important to have a similar energy in my performance. To make the character too different would have just been about my ego because it didn't need to be drastically different.
  • Blair Underwood
    Blair Underwood
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    It's a music video but she was real specific on the character that Mary J. Blige was playing, and that I was playing in this video and I told her whenever you get to jump to the big screen I'd love to come with you and she honored that.
  • Bill Goldberg
    Bill Goldberg
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    It's just a really cool deal to be a character in 'WWE 2K17.' Whether it's competing on Nitro or Halloween Havoc, to have me as an available character... it's a tribute.
  • Breckin Meyer
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    It's just I hate reading the description 'offbeat' about a character in a script, because I, along with Seth Green, Jamie Kennedy and a few others, have cornered the market on 'offbeat.'
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men.
  • Beth Henley
    Beth Henley
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    It's really interesting that whenever you do something that is so out of character, like having an emotional outburst, that you don't get in trouble.
  • Ben Nicholas
    Ben Nicholas
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    It's very hard to play a hyperactive character all the time, I try my best, but I end up collapsing at the end of the day.
  • Bruce Lee
    Bruce Lee
    Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
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    Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.

  • Norman Schwarzkopf
    Norman Schwarzkopf
    United States Army general 1934-2012
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    Leadership is a combination of strategy and character. If you must be without one, be without the strategy.
  • Norman Schwarzkopf
    Norman Schwarzkopf
    United States Army general 1934-2012
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    Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy.