Anger Quotes

The most interesting anger quotes that we have collected just for you:

People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.
~Will Rogers

Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those very things for which you are angry and grieved.
~Marcus Antonius

Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose and in the right way..
that is not easy.
~Aristotle

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry
~Winston Churchill

He who angers you conquers you.
~Elizabeth Kenn

Never write a letter while you are angry.
~Chinese Proverb

Speak when you are angry – and you’ll make the best speech you’ll ever regret.
~Dr. Laurence J. Peter

When you are offended at any man’s fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger.
~ Epictetus

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Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
~Albert Einstein

Malice drinks one-half of its own poison.
~Seneca

Anger is a bad counselor.
~French Proverb

The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn’t angry enough.
~ Bede Jarrett

Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
~Mohandas Gandhi

Not the fastest horse can catch a word spoken in anger.
~Chinese Proverb

Anyone can become angry – that is easy, but to be angry with the right person at the right time, and for the right purpose and in the right way – that is not within everyone’s power and that is not easy.
~ Aristotle

Anger is short-lived madness.
~Horace

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
~Buddha

Anger and folly walk cheek by jole.
~Benjamin Franklin

For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Get mad, then get over it.
~Colin Powell

Anger is a great force. If you control it, it can be transmuted into a power which can move the whole world.
~ William Shenstone

Resentment is like taking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
~Malachy McCourt

The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
~Jacqueline Schiff

Anger is a short madness.
~Horace

Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one
~Benjamin Franklin

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
~Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Anger blows out the lamp of the mind
~ Robert Green Ingersoll

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.
~William Congreve

In a controversy, the instant we feel anger, we have already ceased striving for truth and have begun striving for ourselves
~Abraham J. Heschel

When anger rises, think of the consequences
~ Confucius

How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
~Marcus Aurelius

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

People of little understanding are most apt to be angry when their sense is called into question.
~ Samuel Richardson

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

It is wise to direct your anger towards problems — not people; to focus your energies on answers — not excuses.
~William Arthur Ward

One should not lose one’s temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.
~William Butler Yeats

Flying off the handle sometimes causes hammers and humans to lose their heads, as well as their effectiveness.
~William Arthur Ward

Anger always comes from frustrated expectations
~Elliott Larson

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
~ Seneca

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. ~Ambrose Bierce

To carry a grudge is like being stung to death by one bee.
~William H. Walton

The greatest remedy for anger is delay.
~Seneca

Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
~Francis Bacon

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
~John Dryden

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