Quotes about Anger

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

“Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.”
Mahatma Gandhi.

“Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.”
Benjamin Franklin

“When anger rises, think of the consequences.”

“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.”
Mark Twain

“Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.”
Albert Einstein.

“Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.”
Benjamin Franklin.

“In a controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for the truth, and have begun striving for ourselves.”

“Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.”
Maya Angelou.

“Don’t get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can only be angry with those he respects.”
Richard M. Nixon.

“He who angers you conquers you.”
Elizabeth Kenny.

“Anger cannot be dishonest.”
Marcus Aurelius

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

“A man that does not know how to be angry does not know how to be good.”
Henry Ward Beecher.

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

“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.

“In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.”
Lee Iacocca

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

“A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.”
Christopher Morley

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

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

“Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.”
Baltasar Gracian

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

“The greatest remedy for anger is delay.”
Thomas Paine

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

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

“Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.”
Austin O’Malley

“The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.”
Joseph Joubert

“An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason.”
Publilius Syrus

“Keep cool; anger is not an argument.”
Daniel Webster

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

“I’m too mature to be angry.”
Jesse Jackson

“He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing.”

“Sometimes, you have to get angry to get things done.”
Ang Lee

“Getting angry doesn’t solve anything.”
Grace Kelly.

“I am a danger to myself if I get angry.”
Oriana Fallaci

“Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance.”
Beverly Sills.

“The deferring of anger is the best antidote to anger.”
Lucius Annaeus Seneca.