Quotes: anger

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  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
    Cato the Elder
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    Anger so clouds the mind, that it cannot perceive the truth.
  • David Mamet
    David Mamet
    American Playwright 1947-
    David Mamet
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    A dramatic experience concerned with the mundane may inform but it cannot release; and one concerned essentially with the aesthetic politics of its creators may divert or anger, but it cannot enlighten.
  • Babe Paley
    Babe Paley
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    All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasions, is inevitable. But it becomes sinful and contradicts the rule of Scripture when it is conceived upon slight and inadequate provocation, and when it continues long.
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
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    Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
    Albert Einstein
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    Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
  • Seneca
    Seneca
    Roman philosopher, statesman and playwright 5 BC - 65 A.D.
    Seneca
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    Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
    Buddha
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    You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.
  • Butch Trucks
    Butch Trucks
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    A lot of these guys come up and say, 'Man, you were my influence, the way you thrashed the drums.' They don't seem to understand I was thrashing in order to hear what I was playing. It was anger, not enjoyment - and painful.
  • Alan Cohen
    Alan Cohen
    American businessman 1954-
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    Acts that proceed from your calm center are always more effective than acts that proceed from fear, guilt, or anger.
  • Sallust
    Sallust
    Roman historian 86-34 BC
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    All who consult on doubtful matters, should be void of hatred, friendship, anger, and pity.
  • Although you may spend your life killing, You will not exhaust all your foes. But if you quell your own anger, your real enemy will be slain.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    Anger as soon as fed is dead; 'Tis starving makes it fat.
  • H. G. Bohn
    H. G. Bohn
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    Anger begins with folly, and ends with repentance.
  • Robert Green Ingersoll
    Robert Green Ingersoll
    American lawyer, a Civil War veteran and politician 1833-1899
    Robert Green Ingersoll
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    Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great and important question, everyone should be serene, slow-pulsed and calm.
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