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Friday, October 11, 2013

Anger Quotes

Quotes about Anger

  • Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured. Mark Twain
  • Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love. George Eliot, The Mill on the Floss
  • Anger is a prelude to courage. Eric Hoffer
  • Anger is a symptom, a way of cloaking and expressing feelings too awful to experience directly - hurt, bitterness, grief and, most of all, fear. Joan Rivers, Still Talking (Reader's Digest, July 1993)
  • Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.  - Seneca
  • He who angers you conquers you. Elizabeth Kenny (1886-1952) Nurse
  • He who smiles rather than rages is always the stronger. Japanese proverb
  • Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned,  Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned. William Congreve, "The Mourning Bride"
  • How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it. Marcus Aurelius
  • I would not waste my life in friction when it could be turned into momentum. Frances Willard (1839-1898) Educator
  • If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow. Chinese Proverb
  • Nothing lowers the level of conversation more than raising the voice. Stanley Horowitz
  • One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end. William Butler Yeats, W. B. Yeats Memoirs
  • Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. Carrie Fisher
  • Someone has said, "He is a real match head"
  • Speak when you're angry--and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret. Henry Ward Beecher
  • The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn't angry enough. Bede Jarrett, The House of Gold
  • It is far easier to leave angry words unspoken than to mend the heart those words have broken.  Author Unknown
  • Forgo your anger for a moment and save yourself a hundred days of trouble.  — Chinese proverb
  • Any person capable of angering you becomes your master; he can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by him. Epictetus (55-135 AD) Greek Philosopher
  • Anger is a prelude to courage. Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)
  • Speak when you are angry--and you will make the best speech you'll ever regret. Laurence J. Peter
  • If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size? Sydney J. Harris
  • Remember, every minute spent angry, is sixty seconds of happiness wasted.

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