27 Most Inspiring Character Development Quotes

Character is the most important thing for any human being. Character is a mental and moral quality that characterizes a person. The character of a person depends on his thinking, his actions, and his behavior. A person with good character always gets respect and recognition. Therefore it is the responsibility of a person to develop his complete character through his thoughts and actions. Here are some inspirational character development quotes from experts that will help you develop your character.

Inspirational Character Quotes

1. “Character first, cash later.” ― Abhijit Naskar

2. “Your character defines the quality of your life.” ― Shiva Negi

3. “Education doesn’t define your future, your character does.” ― Shiva Negi

4. “Beauty without a character is a waste.” ― Luffina Lourduraj

5. “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

6. “Character is like a tree and reputation is its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is and the tree is the real thing.” ― Abraham Lincoln

7. “Talent is a gift, but the character is a choice.” ― John C. Maxwell

8. “Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.” ― Bruce Lee

9. “Your reputation is what others think of you; your character is what you truly are. Reputations can be manipulated; character can only be developed and maintained.” ― Bohdi Sanders

10. “Talent develops in tranquillity, a character in the full current of human life.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Character Development Quotes

11. “There will be times in your life that you will be challenged to choose between honour and something else. I am asking that you not sacrifice your honour for the sake of acquiring easy things.” ― Idowu Koyenikan

12. “Our values determine the moral outputs of our lives. These moral outputs become unique to us, and we call the combination, “character.” ― Dele Ola

13. “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” ― Helen Keller

14. “Talent develops in solitude, the character develops in the stream of life.” ― Goethe

15. “Wealth without character is another form of poverty.” ― Mac Duke

16. “Life will never meet all of our expectations. We must nonetheless accept all disappointments without becoming bitter and cynical. We must always remain mindful of the opportunity to extend kindness and work to improve our character.” ― Kilroy J. Oldster

17. “I’m a lot more focused on character development and showing more of my character’s emotions and persona inside the ring rather than just going move after move after move.” ― Bobby Roode

18. “It’s never too late to change what you are, it took me a long time to figure that out.” ― Erin Morgenstern

Character Development Quotes for students

19. “We become the books we read.” ― Matthew Kelly

20. “Live your life in such a way that you’ll be remembered for your kindness, compassion, fairness, character, benevolence, and a force for good who had much respect for life, in general.” ― Germany Kent

21. “The key to keeping quality people is to become a person of quality yourself.” ― Nicky Verd

22. “The quality of your friends says a lot about your character.” ― Naide P Obiang

23. “We develop our whole character from our thoughts, actions, attentive observations, and from the resolute pursuit of our inspirational dreams.” ― Kilroy J. Oldster

24. “The foundation of a strong self comes from small acts of daily discipline.” ― Ophelia Filek

25. “True education does not consist merely in the acquiring of a few facts of science, history, literature, or art, but in the development of character.” ― David O. McKay

26. “Everything you write makes you better. But if you really need a tip, here’s one: a good story begins in opposition to its ending. That means you work out how it finishes first, and then begin the story as far away from that point – in terms of character development – as you can.” ― Chris Wooding

27. “Watch your thoughts, they become your words; watch your words, they become your actions; watch your actions, they become your habits; watch your habits, they become your character; watch your character, it becomes your destiny.” ― Lao Tzu

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