It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them – the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas.
What a man’s mind can create, man’s character can control.
Praise is well, compliment is well, but affection – that is the last and final and most precious reward that any man can win, whether by character or achievement.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
The example of great and pure characters is the only thing that can produce fine ideas and noble deeds.
Our character is determined more by the absence of certain experiences than by the experiences we have undergone.
It is in the character of growth that we should learn from both pleasant and unpleasant experiences.
I’m a writer and, therefore, automatically a suspicious character.
I was going to sue her for defamation of character, but then I realized that I have no character.
I despise those prick actors who say, “I was in character,” and “I became the character,” and all that stuff. It’s hideous. It’s just masturbation at the highest level.