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    Quotations about Character

    • To succeed is nothing, it's an accident. but to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.
      Oprah Magazine, May 2004, by Marie Leneru
    • Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.
    • Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.
    • A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
    • Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
    • Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
      Lincoln's Own Stories, by Abraham Lincoln
    • Sometimes people carry to such perfection the mask they have assumed that in due course they actually become the person they seem.
      The Moon and Sixpence, by William Somerset Maugham
    • The character of a man is known from his conversations.
    • You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans.
      quoted in Observer, March 29 1981, by Ronald Reagan
    • People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.
      My Day, by Eleanor Roosevelt
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