Test Of Character Quotes

Test Of Character Quotes by Margaret Chase Smith, John Lubbock, Sydney J. Harris, George Orwell, Meg Ryan, Charles A. Beard and many others.

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The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.
Margaret Chase Smith
Endurance is a much better test of character than any single act of heroism, however noble.
John Lubbock
The severest test of character is not so much the ability to keep a secret as it is, when the secret is finally out, to refrain from disclosing that you knew it all along.
Sydney J. Harris
The real test of character is how you treat someone who has no possibility of doing you any good.
George Orwell
Fame is also a test of character at times… Sometimes I pass the test; sometimes I’m a pain in the ass. Sometimes I’m like, Oh, God! I just want to buy some tampons!
Meg Ryan
The two great tests of character are wealth and poverty.
Charles A. Beard
There is no cramming for a test of character. It always comes as a pop quiz.
Andy Stanley
In all tests of character, when two viewpoints are pitted against one another, in the final analysis the thing that will strike you the most, is not who was right or wrong, strong or weak, wise or foolish…. but who would go to the greatest lengths in considering the other’s perspective.
Mike Dooley
our right or wrong use of money is the utmost test of character, as well as the root of happiness or misery, throughout our whole lives.
Dinah Maria Murlock Craik
sometimes knowing when to give up is the real test of character… -annabelle granger
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The test of character is not persistence when you expect a light at the end of the tunnel. The true test is performance and persistence when you see no light coming.
James Arthur Ray
I am thorough believer in the American test of character. He will not build high who does not build for himself.
Benjamin Harrison
Power is a test – the test – of character.
Evalyn Walsh McLean
Someone once said anyone can be great under rosy circumstances, but the true test of character is measured by how well a person makes decisions during difficult times.
Jack Gantos
Intentions are invisible but they are the true test of character.
Alfred Armand Montapert
The riches of the soul are stored up in its memory. this is the test of character, not whether a man follows the daily fashion, but whether the past is alive in his present.
Abraham Joshua Heschel