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Anger quotes page 2

Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.
Phyllis Diller

He who can suppress a moment's anger may prevent a day of sorrow.
Tryon Edwards

Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But
when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Malcolm X

Resentment and anger are bad for your blood pressure and your digestion.
Desmond Tutu

Men of intemperate minds cannot be free. Their passions forge their fetters.
Edmund Burke

A short temper is a disadvantage.
Japanese proverb

Anger is the feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind.
Evan Esar

Stay mad, but behave like normal people. Run the risk of being different, but learn to do so
without attracting attention.
Paulo Coelho

A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
Bruce Lee

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

My life is in the hands of any fool who makes me lose my temper.
Joseph Hunter

Temper, if ungoverned, governs the whole man.
Anthony Shaftesbury

Getting angry can sometimes be like leaping into a wonderfully responsive sports car, gunning
the motor, taking off at high speed and then discovering the brakes are out of order.
Maggie Scarf

When anger spreads through the breast, guard thy tongue from barking idly.
Sappho

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

Getting even throws everything out of balance.
Joe Browne

He who angers you conquers you.
Elizabeth Kenny

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

People in a temper often say a lot of silly things that they really mean.
Penelope Gilliat

Anger is not only inevitable, it is necessary. Its absence means indifference, the most
disastrous of all human failings.
Arthur Ponsonby

Nothing lowers the level of conversation more than raising the voice.
Stanley Horowitz

I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him.
Booker T. Washington

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

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you'll ever regret.
Laurence Peter

A man is measured by the size of things that anger him.
Geof Greenleaf

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