Karma is a good judge of character, and you, my friend, are f*cked.
When someone betrays you, it is a reflection of their character, not yours.
Thoughts lead on to purposes; purposes go forth in action; actions form habits; habits decide character; and character fixes our destiny.
It is with trifles, and when he is off guard, that a man best reveals his character.
The life of every individual, viewed as a whole and in general, and when only its most significant features are emphasized, is really a tragedy; but gone through in detail it has the character of a comedy.
Rascals are always sociable, and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in other companies.
National character is only another name for the particular form which the littleness, perversity and baseness of mankind take in every country. Every nation mocks at other nations, and all are right.
Compassion for animals is intimately associated with goodness of character, and it may be confidently asserted that he who is cruel to animals cannot be a good man.
A man shows his character just in the way in which he deals with trifles – for then he is off his guard.
Success in golf depends less on strength of body than upon strength of mind and character.
I try to design golf courses that are individual in character and individual in their own standing.
Even if you persuade me, you won’t persuade me.
Politics, these days, is no occupation for an educated man, a man of character. Ignorance and total lousiness are better.
A heart can no more be forced to love than a stomach can be forced to digest food by persuasion.
Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.
If a man’s character is to be abused there’s nobody like a relative to do the business.
Persuasion is clearly a sort of demonstration, since we are most fully persuaded when we consider a thing to have been demonstrated.
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper arrangement of the various parts of the speech.
Human greatness does not lie in wealth or power, but in character and goodness.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.