true character Quotes

11 of the best book quotes about true character
  1. #1
    “Your spirit is the true shield.”
  2. #2
    “I tell you that virtue is not given by money, but that from virtue comes money and every other good of man, public as well as private.”
  3. #3
    “So long as you write what you wish to write, that is all that matters. [...] But to sacrifice a hair of the head of your vision, a shade of its colour, in deference to some Headmaster with a silver pot in his hand [...] is the most abject treachery.”
  4. #4
    Good queen, my lord,
    Good queen; I say good queen;
    And would by combat make her good, so were I
    A man, the worst about you.”
  5. #5
    “So [Miss Emily] vanquished them, horse and foot, just as she had vanquished their fathers thirty years before about the smell.”
  6. #6
    “It has been said that astronomy is a humbling and character-building experience.”
  7. #7
    “‘Men are what they are because of what they do. Not what they say.‘”
  8. #8
    “I’m not really sure which parts of myself are real and which parts are things I’ve gotten from books.”
  9. #9
    “You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.”
  10. #10
    “I think [Steve’s] an outstanding young man. He is talented, bright, and compassionate. He’s very much involved with depicting his neighborhood and environment in a positive manner.”
  11. #11
    ″‘I’m not a box,’ she said ‘I don’t have sides. This is it. One side fits all. This is it.‘”