Quotes: character

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  • George Santayana
    George Santayana
    Spanish - American philosopher 1863 - 1952
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    Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
  • Charles H. Parkhurst
    Charles H. Parkhurst
    American clergyman and social reformer 1842-1933
    Charles H. Parkhurst
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    Character is the impulse reined down into steady continuance.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Character is to man what carbon is to steel.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
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    Character is victory organized.
  • Dwight L. Moody
    Dwight L. Moody
    American evangelist 1837-1899
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    Character is what a man is in the dark.
  • Dwight L. Moody
    Dwight L. Moody
    American evangelist 1837-1899
    Dwight L. Moody
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    Character is what you are in the dark.
  • Marva Collins
    Marva Collins
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    Character is what you know you are, not what others think you have.
  • Jim Rohn
    Jim Rohn
    American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 1930-2009
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    Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
  • Rush Limbaugh
    Rush Limbaugh
    American radio talk show host 1951-
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    Character matters; leadership descends from character.
  • Phillip Brooks
    Phillip Brooks
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    Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Character must be kept bright as well as clean.
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
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    Character, not circumstances, makes the man.
    Source: Speech Democracy and Education (1896)
  • Bonnie Hunt
    Bonnie Hunt
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    Chicago has definitely played a part in my character development. I love the essence of the city, the personalities of the people, the hard-working spirit that you need to get through the winters. And every neighborhood has its great restaurants and the local hot-dog stand.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these are sacred.
  • William Somerset Maugham
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    Common-sense appears to be only another name for the thoughtlessness of the unthinking. It is made of the prejudices of childhood, the idiosyncrasies of individual character and the opinion of the newspapers.