Category: Character

Character(s)

Character--the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life--is the source from which self-respect springs.

— Joan Didion —

Character–the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life–is the source from which self-respect springs.

reVision and Character

Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.

— Jim Rohn —

Character isn’t something you were born with and can’t change, like your fingerprints. It’s something you weren’t born with and must take responsibility for forming…

Where Greatness is Found

Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige.  It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and character.

— William Arthur Ward —

Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige.  It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and character…

Echo

Life is an echo, what you send out comes back.

— Unknown —

Life is an echo, what you send out comes back…

Persevering with Character

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.

— Michael Josephson —

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…

Building Character

Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.

— Jim Rohn —

Character isn’t something you were born with and can’t change, like your fingerprints. It’s something you weren’t born with and must take responsibility for forming…

Do vs. Talk

What you do speaks so loudly, I cannot hear what you are saying.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson —

What you do speaks so loudly, I cannot hear what you are saying…