Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. —John R. Wooden

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Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

JOHN R. WOODEN

basketball coach, author

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Saniya gupta from Jammu OCTOBER 4, 2016
Thats very true!!


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