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A collection of best personality quotes and thoughts including great lines by eminent personalities.

Notable Personality Quotes For Becoming A Goody Two Shoes

Personality is a combination of qualities and attributes that results in  the distinctive character of an individual. We all have distinct personalities which are set in plaster by early adulthood, however, we are not locked in our combination of traits and attributes, there is always scope for some improvement, some personality development. Personality is even more important than possessing good looks because beauty if skin deep and a good personality forms the soul of your beauty. Good Personality is also considered to be the essence of grace.  We have the power and ability to improve our personalities as much as we want. We have rounded up some popular personality quotes and sayings which have been researched and extracted from celebrities, motivational speakers, great leaders, eminent thinkers, philosophers and personality development books. Spread a little inspiration into the lives of your loved ones by sharing these personality quotes and thoughts which will surely bring a positive difference.

Your thorns are the best part of you.

- Marianne Moore

If personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous about him

- The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

You kind of restructure your whole personality to be in a healthy relationship.

- Roseanne Barr

I hold that a strongly marked personality can influence descendants for generations.

- Beatrix Potter

It seems to me that today, if the artist wishes to be serious - to cut out a little original niche for himself, or at least preserve his own innocence of personality - he must once more sink himself in solitude. There is too much talk and gossip; pictures are apparently made, like stock-market prices, by competition of people eager for profit; in order to do anything at all we need (so to speak) the wit and ideas of our neighbors as much as the businessmen need the funds of others to win on the market. All this traffic sharpens our intelligence and falsifies our judgment.

- Edgar Degas

I was a personality before I became a person - I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy and driven.

- Barbra Streisand

What we ought to see in the agonies of puberty is the result of the conditioning that maims the female personality in creating the feminine.

- Germaine Greer

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

- Brian Tracy

Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successfull personality and duplicate it.

- Bruce Lee

The inspired moment may sometimes be described as a kind of hallucinatory state of mind: one half of the personality emotes and dictates while the other half listens and notates. The half that listens has better look the other way, had better simulate a half attention only, for the half that dictates is easily disgruntled and avenges itself for too close inspection by fading entirely away.

- Aaron Copland

Why am I as I am? To understand that of any person, his whole life, from Birth must be reviewed. All of our experiences fuse into our personality. Everything that ever happened to us is an ingredient.

- The Autobiography of Malcolm X, Malcolm X

I want freedom for the full expression of my personality.

- The Essential Gandhi: An Anthology of His Writings on His Life, Mahatma Gandhi

There are many sides to me to who I am and my personality. I think the only thing that is rebellious about me is that I don't really have a lot of fears, as far as film industry is concerned.

- Megan Fox

Perfume is the indispensable complement to the personality of women, the finishing touch on a dress.

- Christian Dior

I'm very confident in how I project my personality.

- Megan Fox

Cute is when your personality shines through your looks.

- Natalie Portman

Gay people don't have a personality problem. They have a problem with small-minded motherfuckers who can't conquer a 1-inch high curb.

- Henry Rollins

Certain aspects of my personality are always going to come out on-screen. I guess that's just me - if they say I'm quirky, I'm quirky. It's better than being boring.

- Zooey Deschanel

I've always been - you know, my personality is motivating and encouraging. And so I'm just being who God made me to be.

- Joel Osteen

He liked to observe emotions; they were like red lanterns strung along the dark unknown of another's personality, marking vulnerable points.

- Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand

We all have different sides of our personalities, so I'd love to play some more different parts too.

- Paul Rudd

I'm convinced that whatever state you're in during your pregnancy has a huge influence on the baby's personality - so I hope we haven't produced a little serial killer!

- Helena Bonham Carter

Cute is when your personality shines through your looks. Like, when you see someone's personality in the way they walk and you just feel like hugging them every time you see them.

- Natalie Portman

I've always maintained that all characters and all personalities are in all of us. The whole thing is available. You're not this or that, no one is.

- Richard Gere

I've always been misrepresented. You know, I could dress in a clown costume and laugh with the happy people but they'd still say I'm a dark personality.

- Tim Burton

Intolerance of ambiguity is the mark of an authoritarian personality.

- Theodor W. Adorno

I've always been very happy. I've always been easy going and I've always been very encouraging; it's just my personality.

- Joel Osteen

It's an odd beast, fame. It's got multiple personalities.

- Woody Harrelson

I love politics, but I wouldn't want to be involved in it. Too little money, too much work! I don't really have the personality for that.

- Dennis Quaid

I am very career minded, and I think my personality is more suited to America. I am a working mother.

- Victoria Beckham

I am a bit of a solitude person - a solitary personality. I like being on my own. I don't have any major friendships or relationships with people.

- Anthony Hopkins

Love is the only way to grasp another human being in the innermost core of his personality

- Viktor Frankl

I'm a hometown girl, and my personality at home is the opposite of the performer in me. But then, when I'm home and haven't done anything for a while, I get really itchy and nervous and weird-feeling.

- Britney Spears

Personality is only ripe when a man has made the truth his own.

- Soren Kierkegaard

I wish I was Sienna Miller. When I talk to her, I hope a bit of her party personality will rub off on me, but it never does.

- Keira Knightley

I know what my limitations are as an actor, but my strength is putting myself into a well-written part. When I get in trouble is when I have to fix it, or when I have to carry it on personality.

- George Clooney

It's wrong for a guy to have no personality, no heart. Because I don't care about style or money.

- Adriana Lima

Each director maintains a different personality. Either you get along, or you don't.

- Jason Statham

I wonder if there's such a thing as a spiritual dentist? I think my whole personality is full of cavities!

- Charles M. Schulz

Art is all a matter of personality.

- Marcel Duchamp

My dad was my hero. And I got my personality from my mother.

- Magic Johnson

In the process of developing a character, you do, in fact, start to take him on as a personality.

- Richard Gere

I'm such a Type A personality - when it comes to a road trip, I plan my food so far in advance. I roll hard with a cooler. I don't mess around. I want to avoid ending up eating fast food. I try to stay away from that.

- Justin Randall Timberlake

In the beginning, you know, everyone told me, 'Your eyes are too small, the nose is too big, you can never be on a magazine cover.' But, you know what? The big nose is coming with a big personality.

- Gisele Bündchen

I have to really enjoy someone's personality, not just their looks, before I'll kiss them.

- Megan Fox

In the movie, you're moving, you have personality, you don't have to be great looking.

- Keira Knightley

I have a hyper personality.

- Zoe Saldana

SPIT ALL OVER SOMEONE WITH A MOUTHFUL OF MILK IF YOU WANT TO FIND OUT SOMETHING ABOUT THEIR PERSONALITY FAST.

- Jenny Holzer

Starting at age 10, my personality and my identity all stemmed from employment. I had a set to be at. I was a certain way with the cameraman, a certain way with the makeup lady - a normal, routine environment.

- Jason Bateman

I'm very direct. It's part of my personality. I've actually grown into that.

- Miranda Kerr

I would ask... of my supporters to get away from the personality conflicts that media tries to bring forward and focus on the real issues impacting the American people. And when you do that, I think the choice is pretty clear and that is that Hillary Clinton is far and away the superior candidate.

- Bernie Sanders

Manners are made up of trivialities of deportment which can be easily learned if one does not happen to know them; manner is personality - the outward manifestation of one's innate character and attitude toward life.... Etiquette must, if it is to be of more than trifling use, include ethics as well as manners. Certainly what one is, is of far greater importance than what one appears to be.

- Emily Post

To be able to let you know who someone is in just a couple of words, I'd have to pick the most pronounced features of a character's personality. And I always feel like I'm leaving out so many important little ones.

- Lisa Kudrow

The makeup is simply an extension of the personality and colors, clothing, makeup all express something.

- Gene Simmons

An actor needs something to stabilize his personality, something to nail down what he really is, not what he is currently pretending to be.

- Humphrey DeForest Bogart

Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion; it is not the expression of personality but an escape from personality.

- T S Eliot

Manner is personality—the outward manifestation of one’s innate character and attitude toward life.

- Emily Post

We'd like to think that our music will always be bigger than any one of our individual personalities.

- Chester Bennington

I try to build a full personality for each of our cartoon characters - to make them personalities.

- Walt Disney

Houses without personality are a series of walled enclosures with furniture standing around in them. Other houses are filled with things of little intrinsic value, even with much that is shabby and yet they have that inviting atmosphere...

- Emily Post

I'm very confident in how I project my personality.

- Megan Fox

Emotions really exist at the bottom of the personality or at the top. in the middle they are acted. this is why all the world is a stage.

- The Sea, Iris Murdoch

Luckily, I have the kind of personality where I am extremely private. I don't really like to tell everyone my business. I'd much rather people wonder or not know.

- Alexis Bledel

Religious creeds encourage some of the craziest kinds of thoughts, emotions, and behaviors and favor severe manifestations of neurosis, borderline personality states, and sometimes even psychosis.

- Albert Ellis

I am quite loud and bolshie. I'm a big personality. I walk into a room, big and tall and loud.

- Adele

The average personality re-shapes frequently, every few years even our bodies undergo a complete overhaul-desirable or not, it is a natural thing that we should change.

- Breakfast at Tiffany's, Truman Capote

Cute is when a person's personality shines through their looks. Like in the way they walk, every time you see them you just want to run up and hug them.

- Natalie Portman

I got blessed from my mom. She's the personality; she's the one who smiled, so I took on part of her, and who also wanted to help and save the world. Then I took on part of my dad, who is tough.

- Magic Johnson

I have a flirtatious personality.

- Jessica Ann Simpson

I like the dark, mysterious, maybe even gothic type girls. They have to have a good personality too! I'm very picky!

- Shia LaBeouf

I have an unfortunate personality.

- George Orson Welles

The letter we all love to receive is one that carries so much of the writer’s personality that she seems to be sitting beside us, looking at us directly and talking just as she really would, could she have come on a magic carpet, instead of sending her proxy in ink-made characters on mere paper.

- Emily Post

I wouldn't use the word 'scared' for my role as Hitchcock, but it was my most insecure. Taking on such a formidable, giant personality such as Hitchcock; he was one of the great geniuses of world cinema. Sheer genius.

- Anthony Hopkins

One thing about television, it brings out personality. People are able to watch me in action. They hear my voice and see my eyes. There's nothing I can hide. That's me. Television brings out your flaws, your weaknesses, your strengths, and you truths. The audience either likes you or it doesn't.

- Donald Trump

Looking back, I'm surprised I had the nerve to do it, but I'm glad I did. Performing the songs and performing in film was just a part of my personality, just like football and boxing at one point in my life. I was able to lose myself in both of them, and that was a good feeling.

- Kris Kristofferson

I've trained myself to illuminate the things in my personality that are likable and to hide and protect the things that are less likeable.

- Will Smith

To be liberated, woman must feel free to be herself, not in rivalry to man but in the context of her own capacity and her personality.

- Indira Gandhi

It's not that I lead this oblivious life where I think I've got such a great personality that people want to spend time with me. If someone has a poster of you or asks for your autograph, clearly you can't take them out on a date. It's not that interesting if someone is just interested in you.

- George Clooney

There's something fascinating about seeing something you don't like at first but directly know you will love—in time. People are that way, all through life. You come against a personality, and it questions yours. You shy away but know there are gratifying secrets there, and the half-open door is often more exciting than the wide.

- Vincent Price

My opinions are aggressive, I admit that. But not my personality. I'm sociable.

- Ariel Sharon

And I'm not a personality; otherwise I'd be coming out with an album, performing on MTV. All that stuff is possible and I can do that tomorrow. I just have no need.

- Shia LaBeouf

If a man harbors any sort of fear, it percolates through all his thinking, damages his personality, makes him landlord to a ghost.

- Henry Ward Beecher

A personality for the incredibly beautiful can be a pointless cargo...

- My Booky Wook, Russell Brand

A lady likes to be complimented on her looks, her eyes, her figure. But the personality comments are much appreciated.

- Betty White

Personality affects appearance, so I always think positively.

- Barbara Palvin

I'm a big personality. I walk into a room, big and tall and loud.

- Adele

The cheesecake was smooth and lush, with the personality of a warm and well-to-do uncle who knows a hundred dirty jokes and will die of sexual exertions in the arms of his mistress.

- Underworld, Don DeLillo

Find your inside beautyness. For me, being beautiful inside is more important that being beautiful outside. Make-up is so good for that because it helps to show your personality.

- Barbara Palvin

Well, at heart I knew she'd never be a normal woman. And I didn't want her to be one, because what I loved in her were the indomitable and unpredictable aspects of her personality

- Travesuras de la niña mala, Mario Vargas Llosa

Personality is everything in art and poetry.

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I don't have a burning desire to act, strangely enough. I don't know that if I hadn't been an actor as a young person, I don't know that I ever would have chosen this because it's not really my personality.

- Jodie Foster

An awareness of our past is essential to the establishment of our personality and our identity as Africans.

- Haile Selassie

I start with actors that I know personally or I know their work, and there are things about their work or their presence or their own personality that make a character, that exaggerates some qualities and suppresses other qualities. It's always a real collaboration for me.

- Jim Jarmusch

I act for free, but I demand a huge salary as compensation for all the annoyance of being a public personality. In that sense, I earn every dime I make.

- Michelle Pfeiffer

I probably do have an obsessive personality, but striving for perfection has served me well.

- Tom Ford

Your purpose when driving is not to arrive at your destination safely or quickly. Your purpose when driving is...to impress your personality on the road.

- Martin Amis

The bones and flesh and legal statistics are the garments worn by the personality, not the other way around.

- Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values, Robert M. Pirsig

The ''self-image'' is the key to human personality and human behavior. Change the self image and you change the personality and the behavior.

- Maxwell Maltz

Anyone with a show on T.V. will tell you it's backbreaking work. And if you have a big personality, which I have, and you're a perfectionist, there's going to be head-butting.

- Roseanne Barr

My significant other right now is myself, which is what happens when you suffer from multiple personality disorder and self-obsession.

- Joaquin Phoenix