tReputation is what you are supposed to be; character is what you are.
tReputation is the photograph; character is the face.
tReputation comes over one from within; character grows up from within.
tReputation is what you have when you come to a new community; character is what you have when you go away.
tReputation is learned in an hour; character does not come to light for a year.
tReputation is made in a moment; character is built in a lifetime.
tReputation grows like a mushroom; character grows like the oak. A single newspaper report gives you your reputation; a life of toil gives you your character.
tReputation makes you rich or makes you poor; character makes you happy or makes you miserable.
tReputation is what men say about you on your tombstone; character is what angels say about you before the throne of God.