Quotes by character
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English philosopher 1632-1704
The discipline of desire is the background of character.
American author 1972-
The discipline you learn and character you build from setting and achieving a goal can be more valuable than the achievement of the goal itself.
American Congregationalist theologian, editor, and author. 1835-1922
The highest qualities of character… must be earned.
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force.
American developmental biologist 1944-
There's a theory that says that life is based on a competition and the struggle and the fight for survival, and it's interesting because when you look at the fractal character of evolution, it's totally different. It's based on cooperation among the elements in the geometry and not competition.
English actress 1937-
'EastEnders' has been wonderful to me and it's no secret that it changed my life all of those years ago. I'll be so sad to leave Peggy behind; she's such a wonderful character to play. I have had the pleasure of working with a marvelous cast and crew and have made many lasting good friends.
American actor 1972-
'Longmire' is more of a show about the characters, and you couldn't pay a bigger compliment than to want to know more about my character, or the characters on the show.
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
'The Butler' has virtually nothing in common with its source material, the life of White House butler Gene Allen, except for the fact that the main character of the film and Allen were both black butlers in the White House.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
A character is like an acrostic or Alexandrian stanza; read it forward, backward, or across, it still spells the same thing.
Swedish actor 1990-
A character on screen that's the 'good guy' or the 'bad guy,' they're never interesting. There's got to be an internal struggle, the duality is important to find.
American football coach 1929-
A guy's who has all the money he needs and never faced any hard times, he won't have any character. But when you've had it tough and you've had it rough and you thought you were at the end of the rope and you work your way out of it, that's the way you build character.
American comedian, actor, and producer 1978-
A lot of comics aren't their on-screen personas; Chris Rock isn't always ranting and raving. What I do is make myself this over-the-top character that people either find endearing or they think is a joke. Then I can do anything I want.
Icelandic singer, songwriter and actress 1965-
A lot of the time I get obsessed by little nerdy things in my corner that no one else is interested in. I have that nerd factor in my character.
Greek philosopher 540 BC - 480 BC
A man's character is his guardian divinity.
William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-1965
A man's height gives him a different outlook on his environment and so changes his character.
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