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Character develops itself in the stream of life.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Talents are best nurtured in solitude. Character is best formed in the stormy billows of the world.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.

Author: Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774)

Profession: Anglo-Irish Author, Poet, Playwright

Fame is a vapor, popularity an accident, and riches take wings. Only one thing endures and that is character.

Author: Horace Greeley (1811-1872)

Profession: American Newspaper Editor

When God measures man, He puts the tape around his heart -- not his head.

Author: Guideposts

Profession:

The happiness of every country depends upon the character of its people, rather than the form of its government.

Author: Thomas C. Haliburton (1796-1865)

Profession: Canadian Jurist, Author

A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.

Author: Manly Hall (1901)

Profession: American - Founder Philosophical Research Society

There's a fine line between character building and soul destroying.

Author: Colin Hay

Profession:

To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time.

Author: Katharine Hepburn (1907)

Profession: American Actress, Writer

Man's character is his fate.

Author: Heraclitus

Profession: Greek Philosopher

Character is our destiny.

Author: Heraclitus

Profession: Greek Philosopher

A man's character is his guardian divinity.

Author: Heraclitus

Profession: Greek Philosopher