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Anger Quotes

Anger itself does more harm than the condition which aroused anger.

Author: David O. Mckay


The worst tempered people I have ever met were those who knew that they were wrong.

Author: Wilson Mizner (1876-1933)

Profession: American Author

Every time you get angry, you poison your own system.

Author: Alfred A. Montapert

Profession: American Author

All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasions, is inevitable. But it becomes sinful and contradicts the rule of Scripture when it is conceived upon slight and inadequate provocation, and when it continues long.

Author: Babe Paley


Do not suppress it-that would hurt you inside. Do not express it-this would not only hurt you inside, it would cause ripples in your surroundings. What you do is transform it.

Author: Peace Pilgrim (1908-1981)

Profession: American Peace Activist

He best keeps from anger who remembers that God is always looking upon him.

Author: Plato

Profession: Greek Philosopher

He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.

Author: Proverb


There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.

Author: Proverb


The wrath of brothers is fierce and devilish.

Author: Proverb


No one is as angry as the person who is wrong.

Author: Proverb


If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Author: Chinese Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Chinese Origin

Anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest.

Author: Malabar Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Malabar Origin

Beware of him that is slow to anger; for when it is long coming, it is the stronger when it comes, and the longer kept. Abused patience turns to fury.

Author: Francis Quarles (1592-1644)

Profession: British Poet

Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.

Author: Thomas De Quincey (1785-1859)

Profession: British Author

There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.

Author: Jules Renard (1864-1910)

Profession: French Author, Dramatist