It doesn't pay to say too much when you are mad enough to choke. For the word that stings the deepest is the word that is never spoke, Let the other fellow wrangle till the storm has blown away, then he'll do a heap of thinking about the things you didn't say.
Author: James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916)
Profession: American Poet
The anger of a person who is strong, can always bide its time.
Author: John Ruskin (1819-1900)
Profession: British Critic, Social Theorist
Indignation is a submission of our thoughts, but not of our desires.
Author: Bertrand Russell (1872-1970)
Profession: British Philosopher, Mathematician, Essayist
Doomed are the hotheads! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry.''
Author: Robert H. Schuller (1926)
Profession: American Minister (Crystal Cathedral), Author, Social Leader
He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but sin.
Author: Thomas Secker
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Anger: an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.
The deferring of anger is the best antidote to anger.
The greatest remedy for anger is delay.
Consider, when you are enraged at any one, what you would probably think if he should die during the dispute.
Author: William Shenstone (1714-1763)
Profession: British Poet
Anger is a great force. If you control it, it can be transmuted into a power which can move the whole world.
Author: Sri Swami Sivananda (1887)
Profession: Indian Physician, Sage
A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth.
Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-1892)
Profession: British Baptist Preacher
''I lose my temper, but it's all over in a minute,'' said the student. ''So is the hydrogen bomb,'' I replied. ''But think of the damage it produces!
Author: George Sweeting
An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason.
Author: Publilius Syrus
Profession: Roman Writer
Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around in awareness.
Author: James Thurber (1894-1961)
Profession: American Humorist, Illustrator