Palace halted City's run of consecutive league wins at 18 with Sunday's goalless draw — and only Ederson's stoppage-time penalty save stopped a first domestic defeat of the campaign.
Guardiola, ahead of their clash with Watford, saud: “The character is always there. To make the numbers we have this season — the second round of last season, and this season as well.
“The character we have to prove every day — once again and once again.
“The big clubs forget immediately when they win or they lose, and think immediately of the next one, and that is what we try to do in this club."