Quotes by character
Quotes 106 till 120 of 464.
American lawyer, planter, and statesman 1777-1852
Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the grateful and appreciating heart.
American video artist 1951-
Creativity is not the property of artists alone. It's a basic element of the human character, no matter what culture you're in, no matter where you are on Earth or in history.
American author and political activist 1941-
Crime seems to change character when it crosses a bridge or a tunnel. In the city, crime is taken as emblematic of class and race. In the suburbs, though, it's intimate and psychological - resistant to generalization, a mystery of the individual soul.
British Labour Party politician 1952-
Defence must be more adaptable, able to respond quickly to the changes in the security environment and the character of conflict.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
Dreams are the touchstones of our character.
John Stuart Mill
English economist 1806-1873
Eccentricity has always abounded when and where strength of character has abounded; and the amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage which it contained.
American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism'' 1771-1852
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.
Russian politician 1931-2007
Europe has found itself confronted with fresh challenges - challenges of a global character, the nature of which is directly connected with changes in the international climate and the difficulties of seeking new models for co-operation.
American author of children's books 1947-2013
Ever since I began writing my Junie B. Jones series, people have been assuming that the character is based on me when I was a little girl. The fact is, though, that Junie B. and I have very little in common.
William Ellery Channing
American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be what no others are, and to do what no other can do.
Cardinal de Retz
French churchman and writer of memoirs 1613-1679
Every man whom chance alone has, by some accident, made a public character, hardly ever fails of becoming, in a short time, a ridiculous private one.
Australian actress and theatre 1969-
Every time I create a character, I don't assume they speak like I do, even if they're Australian.
American musician, singer, songwriter and record producer 1950-
Eyes lie if you ever look into them for the character of the person.
Charles de Gaulle
French statesman 1890-1970
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself. He imposes his own stamp of action, takes responsibility for it, makes it his own.
For me it's always about first impressions. I trust my instincts. I love to prepare if it's something that requires training. But I don't like to prepare the psychology too much. I enjoy the psychology of the character but I work better from a first impression.
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