Depression is rage spread thin.
Author: Paul Tillich (1886-1965)
Profession: German Protestant Theologian, Philosopher
Anger is a noble infirmity; the generous failing of the just; the one degree that riseth above zeal, asserting the prerogative of virtue.
Author: Martin Tupper (1810-1889)
Profession: British Author, Poet, Inventor
When angry, count four; when very angry, swear.
Author: Mark Twain (1835-1910)
Profession: American Humorist, Writer
Sticks and stones may break your bones when there's anger to impart. Spiteful words can hurt your feelings but silence breaks your heart. Anger is as a stone cast into a wasp's nest.
Whenever you get red in the face, whenever you raise your voice, whenever you get hot under the collar or angry, rebellious or negative in spirit, then know that the spirit of God is leaving you and the spirit of Satan is beginning to take over.
When you meet up with a disagreeable person, never allow yourself to be upset. Say to yourself, if a dowdy like that can stand himself all his life, surely I can stand him for a few minutes.''
The size of a man is measured by the size of the thing that makes him angry.
The best answer to answer to anger is silence.
No one can make us angry. People can say and do things to us but it is still up to us as individuals to do what we want with our emotions in response to those things.
Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.
Anger is one letter short of danger, Greatest remedy for anger is delay
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.
The broad general rule is that a man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
To be angry about trifles is mean and childish; to rage and be furious is brutish; and to maintain perpetual wrath is akin to the practice and temper of devils; but to prevent and suppress rising resentment is wise and glorious, is manly and divine.
Author: Alan W. Watts (1915-1973)
Profession: British-born American Philosopher, Author
Keep cool; anger is not an argument.
Author: Daniel Webster (1782-1852)
Profession: American Lawyer, Statesman