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Personality Quotes

By the time we reach late teens, each one of us develops a personality that decide who we are, what we do and also the people we hang out with in general. Extrovert, introvert, dominating, relaxed and easy going are all adjectives used to describe one's personality. Psychological disorders like multiple personality disorders and split personality abnormality etc is a cause for concern which needs therapy sessions with the psychiatrist. Read the following famous character/behaviour quotations to know more.

Billy Joel

I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints - The sinners are much more fun.

Ulysses S. Grant

Although a soldier by profession, I have never felt any sort of fondness for war, and I have never advocated it, except as a means of peace.

William James

Knowledge about life is one thing; effective occupation of a place in life, with its dynamic currents passing through your being, is another.

Joseph Campbell

I don't have to have faith, I have experience.


Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.

Gene Tierney

I am not the kind of woman who excuses her mistakes while reminding us of what used to be.

Theodore Roosevelt

A vote is like a rifle; its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.

Nicole Kidman

I love working with people who are inspired and obsessive.

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Thomas Jefferson

A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Charlie Chaplin

All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.

Aldous Huxley

Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.

Lewis Carroll

She generally gave herself very good advice, (though she very seldom followed it).

Joseph Conrad

An artist is a man of action, whether he creates a personality, invents an expedient, or finds the issue of a complicated situation.

George Burns

I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate.


I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rome.


Difficulties are things that show a person what they are.

Bill Watterson

God put me on this earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I am so far behind that I will never die.

Leo Buscaglia

I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Milk is for babies. When you grow up you have to drink beer.

Willie Nelson

Most of the stuff I've read about me has been true.

Venus Williams

I don't come to tournaments to make friends, to go to parties, to hold conversations. I come to be the best, and I'm not mean and cruel and dirty.

John Stuart Mill

Life has a certain flavor for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.

Honoré de Balzac

A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the repulsion which renders it odious to artists.


He is a drunkard who takes more than three glasses though he be not drunk.

Mitch Albom

This is a story about a man named Eddie and it begins at the end, with Eddie dying in the sun.

Charles Lamb

Anything awful makes me laugh. I misbehaved once at a funeral.

Hope Hicks

President Trump has a magnetic personality and exudes positive energy, which is infectious to those around him.

Alexander Hamilton

A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.

Chevy Chase

I was always the guy getting kicked out of my classes at school for having an attitude problem.

Maya Angelou

All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.

George Foreman

George Foreman. A miracle. A mystery to myself. Who am I? The mirror says back. The George you was always meant to be. Wasn't always like that. Used to look in the mirror and cried a river.

Dr. Seuss

I meant what I said and I said what I meant.

Billie Jean King

I think self-awareness is probably the most important thing towards being a champion.

Robert Frost

Style is that which indicates how the writer takes himself and what he is saying. It is the mind skating circles around itself as it moves forward.


A person should not be too honest. Straight trees are cut first and honest people are screwed first.

Vladimir Nabokov

I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child.

George Eliot

All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.

Garrison Keillor

I believe in looking reality straight in the eye and denying it.

Bill Watterson

I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information.

George Santayana

I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world; but private wealth I should decline, or any sort of personal possessions, because they would take away my liberty.

Gene Tierney

I loved to eat. For all of Hollywood's rewards, I was hungry for most of those 20 years.

Joe Rogan

Have you ever talked to someone, and you're not even really talking to them? Actors are the worst for that.

Reese Witherspoon

It really bothers me when people don't use coasters. Particularly on my table.

Salvador Dali

I don't do drugs. I am drugs.

Aldous Huxley

Like every man of sense and good feeling, I abominate work.

Robert Louis Stevenson

A friend is a gift you give yourself.

Arthur Ashe

Clothes and manners do not make the man; but when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.

George Eliot

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.

P. G. Wodehouse

He was white and shaken, like a dry martini.

Hillaire Belloc

An institute run with such knavish imbecility that if it were not the work of God it would not last a fortnight.

Rita Rudner

I don't plan to grow old gracefully. I plan to have face-lifts until my ears meet.

Charlie Chaplin

Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.

Edgar Allan Poe

In criticism I will be bold, and as sternly, absolutely just with friend and foe. From this purpose nothing shall turn me.

James Madison

The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.

George Foreman

I want to keep fighting because it is the only thing that keeps me out of the hamburger joints. If I don't fight, I'll eat this planet.


Make a habit of two things: to help; or at least to do no harm.

John Milton

None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but licence.

William Butler Yeats

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.

Napolean Hill

Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.

Erich Fromm

Love is often nothing but a favorable exchange between two people who get the most of what they can expect, considering their value on the personality market.

Malcolm De Chazal

The beautiful remains so in ugly surroundings.

Lenny Kravitz

I am still into the people I listened to growing up, so I completely remember what is like to be a fan, I haven't changed.

Ulysses S. Grant

I have made it a rule of my life to trust a man long after other people gave him up, but I don't see how I can ever trust any human being again.

Friedrich Nietzsche

All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses.

John Milton

He who reigns within himself and rules passions, desires, and fears is more than a king.


In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.

John Dryden

Words are but pictures of our thoughts.

John Greenleaf Whittier

It is no use trying to sum people up. One must follow hints, not exactly what is said, nor yet entirely what is done.

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Leo Buscaglia

A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world.

Lily Collins

I think it's just important to not judge people based on their physicality because it's really about personality and people's hearts and souls. That's what drew me to Audrey Hepburn who is kind of like my icon.

Robin Williams

Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose.

Gwen Stefani

I don't fight with people - like, I can barely fight with my husband because I'll just start crying instead.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Great ambition is the passion of a great character. Those endowed with it may perform very good or very bad acts. All depends on the principles which direct them.

Lenny Kravitz

I identify with women more than men. I guess I have a strong feminine side.

Ulysses S. Grant

I propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer.


All styles are good except the tiresome kind.

Billy Graham

Give me five minutes with a person's checkbook, and I will tell you where their heart is.

Emo Philips

I love to go to the playground and watch the children jumping up and down. They don't know I'm firing blanks.

Baltasar Gracian

A beautiful woman should break her mirror early.

Kin Hubbard

No woman can be handsome by the force of features alone, any more that she can be witty by only the help of speech.

Nicole Kidman

Even from a very early age, I knew I didn't want to miss out on anything life had to offer just because it might be considered dangerous.

Lenny Kravitz

Change is growth. For me it has been a very spiritual and musical rebirth.

Halle Berry

I spent a lot of time with a crown on my head.

Frederick Douglass

A man's character always takes its hue, more or less, from the form and color of things about him.

Douglas MacArthur

Life is a lively process of becoming.

Francis Bacon

A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.

Aldous Huxley

People intoxicate themselves with work so they won't see how they really are.

Walt Whitman

And your very flesh shall be a great poem.

Toni Morrison

A sister can be seen as someone who is both ourselves and very much not ourselves

Arthur Ashe

I don't want to be remembered for my tennis accomplishments.

Vince Lombardi

It's easy to have faith in yourself and have discipline when you're a winner, when you're number one. What you got to have is faith and discipline when you're not a winner.

Norman Vincent Peale

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Garrison Keillor

I want to resume the life of a shy person.

Dorothy Day

Don't call me a saint. I don't want to be dismissed so easily.

Dwight L. Moody

Character is what a man is in the dark.

Leonardo da Vinci

Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.

Eleanor Roosevelt

I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.

Wayne Gretzky

I wasn't naturally gifted in terms of size and speed; everything I did in hockey I worked for, and that's the way I'll be as a coach.

Isaac Asimov

I am not a speed reader. I am a speed understander.

William Butler Yeats

Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.