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A hot coal
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.
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.
Anger and intolerance
Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
Angry or complaining
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
I know, to banish anger altogether from one's breast is a difficult task. It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort. It can be done only by God's grace.
The greatest remedy for anger is delay.
Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.
How to forget your anger
When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger.
It is easy to be angry
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.
Judgement is never just
The only justice is to follow the sincere intuition of the soul, angry or gentle. Anger is just, and pity is just, but judgement is never just.
D. H. Lawrence
Men in rage
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Not right in the brain
Generally speaking, if a human being never shows anger, then I think something is wrong. He's not right in the brain.
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
The best fighter
The best fighter is never angry.
The consequences of anger
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
The enemy and the monster
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
To the presence of the gods
Speak the truth do not become angered and give when asked, even be it a little. By these three conditions one goes to the presence of the gods.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
What I needed
What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me; and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of anger and quarrels.
When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred.
When you remain angry
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Where anger dwells