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Anger Quotes

The tendency of aggression is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in man... it constitutes the most powerful obstacle to culture.

Author: Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)

Profession: Austrian Physician - Founder of Psychoanalysis

Act nothing in a furious passion. It's putting to sea in a storm.

Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)

Profession: British Clergyman, Author

Anger is one of the sinews of the soul; he that wants it hath a maimed mind.

Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)

Profession: British Clergyman, Author

Two things a man should never be angry at: what he can help, and what he cannot help.

Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)

Profession: British Clergyman, Author

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.

Author: Indira Gandhi (1917-1984)

Profession: Indian Prime Minster

Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

When I am right, I get angry. Churchill gets angry when he is wrong. So we were often angry at each other.

Author: Charles De Gaulle (1890-1970)

Profession: French President during World War II

Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.

Author: Baltasar Gracian (1601-1658)

Profession: Spanish Philosopher, Writer

Anger is an expensive luxury in which only men of a certain income can indulge.

Author: St. Gregory The Great

Profession: Italian Pope

Anger is never without an argument, but seldom with a good one.

Author: Edward F. Halifax (1881-1959)

Profession: British Conservative Statesman

Most men's anger about religion is as if two men should quarrel for a lady they neither of them care for.

Author: Edward F. Halifax (1881-1959)

Profession: British Conservative Statesman

If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?

Author: Sidney J. Harris (1917)

Profession: American Journalist

Wise anger is like fire from a flint: there is great ado to get it out; and when it does come, it is out again immediately.

Author: M. Henry

Profession:

Anger may be kindled in the noblest breasts: but in these slow droppings of an unforgiving temper never takes the shape of consistency of enduring hatred.

Author: G. S. Hillard

Profession:

My liver swells with bile difficult to repress.

Author: Horace

Profession: Italian Poet