character is destiny

character is destiny

proverb One's future is shaped and determined by one's own decisions, actions, behavior, and moral integrity. The phrase is attributed to the Greek philosopher Heraclitus. You may think your repugnant actions will have no bearing on you in the future, but character is destiny, and you'll never find success or happiness living your life this way.
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