Quotations About / On:
Count one to ten and see how your anger is gone
(Divert your attention when you get angry)
An anger never breaks a rock, But a man of patience wilt eat the honey therein
(If a man exercise patience, he will have everything he wills)
Anger only hurts the one who's angry.
(Tameeka Smith (2014))
Lovely speech calms the heart; but, anger kills the fool.
An insult angers me. Being ignored crushes me.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Eleventh Selection, New York (1993).)
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
(George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian) Evans] (1819-1880), British novelist. The Mill on the Floss, bk. 1, ch. 10 (1860).)
Anger is a brief lunacy.
(Horace [Quintus Horatius Flaccus] (65-8 B.C.), Roman poet. Epistles, bk. 1, epistle 2 (22-8 B.C.).)
Whoever incites anger has a strong insurance against indifference.
(Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694-1773), British statesman, man of letters. letter, Apr. 2, 1752, The French Correspondence of the 4th Earl of Chesterfield, vol. I, p. 92, ed. Rex A. Barrell, trans. James Gray, Ottawa, Borealis Press (1980).)
You would rouse to anger a heart of stone.
(Sophocles (497-406/5 B.C.), Greek tragedian. Oedipus Colonus, l. 334.)
Do not give in to the proddings of anger which incite you to give a cold shoulder against the one who cause you to be angry.
(Anger and the temptation it has to deepen the alienation from another human being.)