Quotes: character

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  • Brad Falchuk
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    Any great character is the combination of a brilliant actor and the right writing.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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    As fire when thrown into water is cooled down and put out, so also a false accusation when brought against a man of the purest and holiest character, boils over and is at once dissipated, and vanishes and threats of heaven and sea, himself standing unmoved.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
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    As one digs deeper into the national character of the Americans, one sees that they have sought the value of everything in this world only in the answer to this single question: how much money will it bring in?
  • Bill Hybels
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    Authentic Christians are persons who stand apart from others. Their character seems deeper, their ideas fresher, their spirit softer, their courage greater, their leadership stronger, their concerns wider, their compassion more genuine and their convictions more concrete.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Paxton Hood
    Paxton Hood
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    Be as careful of the books you read, as of the company you keep; for your habits and character will be as much influenced by the former as by the latter.
  • John Wooden
    John Wooden
    American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
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    Be more concerned with your character than your reputation.

  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Be your character what it will, it will be known; and nobody will take it upon your word.
  • Camilla Belle
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    Because I was able to submerge myself into the character, I didn't have to go back and forth. You don't have to work hard to bring emotions. It all just comes naturally, you're there living it.
  • Walter Lippmann
    Walter Lippmann
    American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-1974
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    Between ourselves and our real natures we interpose that wax figure of idealizations and selections which we call our character.
  • Caroll Spinney
    Caroll Spinney
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    Big Bird went through his very human kind of struggles as a child. No other children's character has been that complete and detailed.
  • Bruce Feirstein
    Bruce Feirstein
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    Bond is a classic archetype character, a character that's embedded in our heads forever, one of a lone warrior setting out to avenge a nation - and you find that character across cultures.
  • Brendan Fraser
    Brendan Fraser
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    Burroughs was never really that pleased with the way popular culture and society treated his character. He tried to make a few movies of his own as a result, but they weren't very good.
  • Bill Griffith
    Bill Griffith
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    But now with technology I could sit down and do a bunch of character drawings and scan them into a computer, and the computer using my exact style could bring it into life, where it would have been edited by various human beings before.
  • Grenville Kleiser
    Grenville Kleiser
    Canadian-American author
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    By constant self-discipline and self-control you can develop greatness of character.
  • Camilla Belle
    Camilla Belle
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    By knowing your character so well you can't go wrong. All of us kind of fell into that.