"You grow up the day you have your first real laugh -- at yourself."
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethel_Barrymore
"Thoughts are the shadows of our feelings - always darker, emptier and simpler."
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedrich_Nietzsche
"I have no regrets in my life. I think that everything happens to you for a reason. The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger person."
"If you will practice being fictional for a while, you will understand that fictional characters are sometimes more real than people with bodies and heartbeats."
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Bach
"The Roots of Violence: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice, Politics without principles"
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahatma_Gandhi
"Things to remember: 1) The worth of character; 2) The improvement of talent; 3) The influence of example; 4) The joy of origination; 5) The dignity of simplicity; 6) The success of perseverance."
"Fate and self-help share equally in shaping our destiny"
"I like someone who is a little crazy but coming from a good place. I think scars are sexy because it means you made a mistake that led to a mess."
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angelina_Jolie
"What you see and hear depends a good deal on where you are standing; it also depends on what kind of a person you are"
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C.S._Lewis
"I've reached a point in life where it's no longer necessary to try to impress. If they like me the way I am, that's good. If they don't, that's too bad."
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corazon_Aquino
"The true character of liberty is independence, maintained by force"
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voltaire
"Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige. It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and character."
"Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Waldo_Emerson
"Distance tests a horse's strength. Time reveals a person's character."
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved."
Wikipedia -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helen_Keller