Great people usually have one thing in common. We perceive them to have moral character, so it’s useful to make sure your own character is great.
Having moral character means you exhibit several valuable traits such as integrity, honesty, responsibility, courage and so on. These benefit you in life as people see you in a more positive way, and more people will trust you more.
To give you a better idea of what moral character is here are 6 powerful quotes about character.
Quotes about character
“Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” – John Wooden
“Men show there character in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.”
“The best index to a person’s character is how he treats people who can’t do him any good, and how he treats people who can’t fight back.” – Abigail Van Buren
“Character, not circumstance, makes the person”
“Character is like a tree and reputation is like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing”
“People of character do the right thing even if no one else does, not because they think it will change the world but because they refuse to be changed by the world.”