Quotes by character
Quotes 61 till 75 of 464.
British economist 1842-1924
And very often the influence exerted on a person's character by the amount of his income is hardly less, if it is less, than that exerted by the way in which it is earned.
American singer-songwriter 1949-
And whether you're drawn to gospel music or church music or honky-tonk music, it informs your character and it informs your talent.
Kurt Vonnegut Jr
American novelist 1922-
Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance.
American television writer, director, and producer 1971-
Any great character is the combination of a brilliant actor and the right writing.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
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
French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
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?
American church figure and author 1951-
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
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.
Brazilian-American actress, director and producer 1986-
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.
American writer, reporter, and political commentator 1889-1974
Between ourselves and our real natures we interpose that wax figure of idealizations and selections which we call our character.
American puppeteer, cartoonist, author and speaker 1933-2019
Big Bird went through his very human kind of struggles as a child. No other children's character has been that complete and detailed.
American screenwriter and humorist 1956-
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.
American and Canadian actor 1969-
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.
American cartoonist 1944-
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.
By constant self-discipline and self-control you can develop greatness of character.
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