25 Key quotes about anger

Getting angry doesn’t solve anything. -Grace Kelly

Getting angry doesn’t solve anything. -Grace Kelly

 

When anger rises, think of the consequences. -Confucius

When anger rises, think of the consequences. -Confucius

 

Anger is a short madness. -Horace

Anger is a short madness. -Horace

 

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

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

 

Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight. -William Congreve

Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight. -William Congreve

 

You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. -Buddha

You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. -Buddha

 

When angry, count to four; when very angry, swear. -Mark Twain

When angry, count to four; when very angry, swear. -Mark Twain

 

When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred. -Thomas Jefferson

When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred. -Thomas Jefferson

 

To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves. -Alexander Pope

To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves. -Alexander Pope

 

There’s nothing wrong with anger provided you use it constructively. -Wayne Dyer

There’s nothing wrong with anger provided you use it constructively. -Wayne Dyer

 

People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining. -Stephen Hawking

People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining. -Stephen Hawking

 

One of man’s greatest obligations is anger. -Nikos Kazantzakis

One of man’s greatest obligations is anger. -Nikos Kazantzakis

 

Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep. -Mahatma Gandhi

Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep. -Mahatma Gandhi

 

Keep your temper. A decision made in anger is never sound. -Ford Frick

Keep your temper. A decision made in anger is never sound. -Ford Frick

 

I get angry about things, then go on and work. -Toni Morrison

I get angry about things, then go on and work. -Toni Morrison

 

I believe anger is a wasted emotion, and I don’t like to waste emotions. -Jim Webb

I believe anger is a wasted emotion, and I don’t like to waste emotions. -Jim Webb

 

He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing. -Sallust

He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing. -Sallust

 

Expressing anger is a form of public littering. -Willard Gaylin

Expressing anger is a form of public littering. -Willard Gaylin

 

Every time you get angry, you poison your own system. -Alfred A. Montapert

Every time you get angry, you poison your own system. -Alfred A. Montapert

 

Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger. -Abraham Cahan

Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger. -Abraham Cahan

 

Anger… it’s a paralyzing emotion. You can’t get anything done. -Toni Morrison

Anger… it’s a paralyzing emotion. You can’t get anything done. -Toni Morrison

 

Anger is what makes a clear mind seem clouded. -Kazi Shams

Anger is what makes a clear mind seem clouded. -Kazi Shams

 

Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind. -Robert Green Ingersoll

Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind. -Robert Green Ingersoll

 

Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance. -Beverly Sills

Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance. -Beverly Sills