"When the character of a man is not clear to you; look at his friends. "
"People with courage and character always seem sinister to the rest."
"A man's character is his fate."
"Personality can open doors; but only character can keep them open. "
"In attempts to improve your character; know what is in your power and what is beyond it. "
"Many a man's reputation would not know his character if they met on the street. "
"Without an acquaintance with the rules of propriety; it is impossible for the character to be established. "
"Nearly all men can stand adversity; but if you want to test a man's character; give him power."
"Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. "