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ANGER
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[ Also see Equanimity Hatred Madness Malice Passion Quarreling Quarrels Rage Resentment Revenge Scorn Temper Vexation Wrath ]

Little folk are soon angry.
      - Proverb, (Scottish)

Anger begins with folly, and ends in repentance.
      - Pythagoras

Abused patience turns to fury.
      - Francis Quarles

Anger causes us often to condemn in one what we approve of in another.
      - Pasquier Quesnel

People hardly ever do anything in anger, of which they do not repent.
      - Samuel Richardson

What most increases anger is the feeling that one is in the wrong.
      - Jean Paul Friedrich Richter (Johann Paul Richter) (used ps. Jean Paul)

Anger wishes that all mankind had only one neck; love, that it had only one heart; grief, two tear-glands; and pride, two bent knees.
      - Jean Paul Friedrich Richter (Johann Paul Richter) (used ps. Jean Paul),
        Flower, Fruit, and Thorn Pieces (ch. VI)

People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.
      - Will Rogers

It's a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.
      - Bertrand Arthur William Russell

Keep cool, and you command everybody.
      - Louis Antonine Leon Florelle de Saint-Just

He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing.
      - Sallust (Caius Sallustius Crispus)

When anger spreads through the breath, guard thy tongue from barking idly.
      - Sappho

Anger is implanted in us as sort of sting, to make us gnash with our teeth against the devil, to make us vehement against him, not to set us in array against each other.
      - Richard Savage

When anger rushes unrestrained to action, like a hot steed, it stumbles on its way. The man of thought strikes deepest and strikes safely.
      - Richard Savage

Deaf rage that hears no leader.
  [Ger., Dem tauben Grimm, der keinen Fuhrer hort.]
      - Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller,
        Wallenstein's Tod (III, 20, 16)

No pale gradations quench his ray,
  No twilight dews his wrath allay.
      - Sir Walter Scott, Rokeby
         (canto VI, st. 21)

He that would be angry and sin not must not be angry with anything but sin.
      - Thomas Secker

Anger is like a ruin, which, in falling upon its victim, breaks itself to pieces.
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca)

Anger is like rain which breaks itself whereon it falls.
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca)

He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who will not.
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca)

If anger is not restrained, it is frequently more hurtful to us, than the injury that provokes it.
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca)

Anger, though concealed, is betrayed by the countenance.
  [Lat., Quamvis tegatur proditur vultu furor.]
      - Seneca (Lucius Annaeus Seneca), Hippolytus
         (CCCLXIII)

Have you not love enough to bear with me, when that rash humor which my mother gave me makes me forgetful.
      - William Shakespeare

Men in rage strike those that wish them best.
      - William Shakespeare

Never anger made good guard for itself.
      - William Shakespeare


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