A man of bad character punishes his own soul.— Al-Ghazali
Romantic Character Of A Man quotations
If you want to test a man’s character give him power.
You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.
Don't pray for an easy life, pray to be a stronger man.
Character, not circumstances, makes the man.
When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her.
The higher her virtue, the more noble her character, the more devoted she is to truth, justice, goodness, the more a man has to aspire to be worthy of her. The history of civilization could actually be written in terms of the level of its women.
Unless the will is free, man has no freedom;
and if he has no freedom he is not a moral agent, that is, he is incapable of moral action and also of moral character.
A man of abilities and character, of any sect whatever, may be admitted to any office of public trust under the United States.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
The qualities of a great man are vision, integrity, courage, understanding, the power of articulation, and profundity of character.
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.
Dependability, integrity, the characteristic of never knowingly doing anything wrong, that you would never cheat anyone, that you would give everybody a fair deal. Character is a sort of an all-inclusive thing. If a man has character, everyone has confidence in him.
When a man no longer confuses himself with the definition of himself that others have given him, he is at once universal and unique.
Strength of character and inner fortitude, however, are decisive factors.
The confidence of the man in the ranks rests upon a man's strength of character.
I admire men of character and I judge character not by how men deal with their superiors, but mostly how they deal with their subordinates. And that, to me, is where you find out what the character of a man is.
One of the outstanding ironies of history is the utter disregard of ranks and titles in the final judgments men pass on each other. The final estimate of men shows that history cares not an iota for the rank or title a man has borne, or the office he has held, but only the quality of his deeds and the character of his mind and heart.
There is many a good man to be found under a shabby hat.
All these boundaries - Africa, Asia, Malaysia, America - are set by men.
But you don't have to look at boundaries when you are looking at a man - at the character of a man. The question is: What do you stand for? Are you a follower, or are you a leader?
The measure of a man's real character is what he would do if he knew he would never be found out.
A man with a so-called character is often a simple piece of mechanism;
he has often only one point of view for the extremely complicated relationships of life.
Cowboys ain't made by boots or hats. They're made by the man inside em that still respects his raising.
If you really want to judge the character of a man, look not at his great performances. Watch a man do his most common actions.
There is no such thing as a "self-made" man.
We are made up of thousands of others. Everyone who has ever done a kind deed for us, or spoken one word of encouragement to us, has entered into the make-up of our character and of our thoughts, as well as our success.
No man can have anything better after faith than a woman of righteous character, loving and child-bearing. And no man can have anything worse after unbelief than a sharp-tongued woman of bad character.
You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.
A man is like a bit of Labrador spar, which has no luster as you turn it in your hand, until you come to a particular angle; then it shows deep and beautiful colors.
A man is insensible to the relish of prosperity until he has tasted adversity.
Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back upon himself.
A noble and God-like character is not a thing of favor or chance, but is the natural result of continued effort in right thinking, the effect of long-cherished association with God-like thoughts.
Some people thought we were presenting Archie as a false character.
President Nixon thought we were making a fool out of a good man.
The measure of a man’s character is not determined by how he handles his wins, but how he handles his failures.
A man of personality can formulate ideals, but only a man of character can achieve them.
I’m not sure I could trust a man who would bypass an Oreo in favor of vanilla wafers. It’s a fundamental character flaw, possibly a sign of true evil.
Jesus Christ said more about money than about any other single thing because, when it comes to a man's real nature, money is of first importance. Money is an exact index to a man's true character. All through Scripture there is an intimate correlation between the development of a man's character and how he handles his money.
The only thing that walks back from the tomb with the mourners and refuses to be buried is the character of a man. This is true. What a man is, survives him. It can never be buried.
The true index of a man's character is the health of his wife.
By a great man, however, we mean a man who, because of his spiritual gifts, his character, and other qualities, deserves to be called great and who as a result earns the power to influence others.
To judge a man's character by only one of its manifestations is like judging the sea by a jugful of its water.
It has always seemed to me that any man is a better man for being a hunter.
This sport confers a certain constant alertness, and develops a certain ruggedness of character....Moreover, it allies us to the pioneer past. In a deep sense, this great land of ours was won for us by hunters.
A man has to live with himself, and he should see to it that he always has good company
I demand of you, and of the whole world, that you show me a generic character.
.. by which to distinguish between Man and Ape. I myself most assuredly know of none.