The wolf changes his coat, but not his disposition.
— Proverbs

He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden.
Plato disposition quote

The tendency of aggression is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in man... it constitutes the most powerful obstacle to culture.
— Sigmund Freud

A patronizing disposition always has its meaner side.
— George Eliot

In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
— Plutarch