Character Related Quotes
No matter how troubled a character's history, romance novels tell us, love can be built upon it, and happily-ever-after can result. What's more, the darker the past, the brighter the future - and the better the read.
“The State must follow, and not lead, the character and progress of the citizen.”
It doesn't really matter how you feel about your character, it just matters what you do with it.
“It is ruinous to be familiar with the king, fire, the religious preceptor, and a woman. To be altogether indifferent of them is to be deprived of the opportunity to benefit ourselves, hence our association with them must be from a safe distance.”
“A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and fortune.”