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    William Butler Yeats

    One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.

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    Frank Herbert

    How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.

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    Sydney J. Harris

    If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?

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    Thomas Jefferson

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

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    Louis L'Amour

    Anger is a killing thing: it kills the man who angers, for each rage leaves him less than he had been before - it takes something from him.

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    Bede Jarrett

    The world needs anger. The world often continues to allow evil because it isn't angry enough.

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    Laurence J. Peter

    Speak when you are angry - and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret.

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    James Russell Lowell

    Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.

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    James Fallows

    Always write angry letters to your enemies. Never mail them.

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    Robert Green Ingersoll

    Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.

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    Aristotle

    Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.

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    George Jean Nathan

    No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.

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    Elizabeth Kenny

    He who angers you conquers you.

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    Christopher Morley

    A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.

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    Ovid

    Fair peace becomes men; ferocious anger belongs to beasts.

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    Austin O'Malley

    Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.

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    Alfred A. Montapert

    Every time you get angry, you poison your own system.

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    Plato

    There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.

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    Francis Bacon

    A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.

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    Marcus Aurelius

    How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.

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    Mark Twain

    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.

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    William Congreve

    Never go to bed angry, stay up and fight.

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    Ralph Waldo Emerson

    For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.

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    Horace

    Anger is a short madness.

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    Thomas Kempis

    Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be.

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    Colin Powell

    Get mad, then get over it.

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    Wayne Dyer

    It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time. Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose either.

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    Baltasar Gracian

    Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.

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    Willard Gaylin

    Expressing anger is a form of public littering.

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    Charles Barkley

    Somebody hits me, I'm going to hit him back. Even if it does look like he hasn't eaten in a while.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.

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    Thomas Fuller

    There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an angry heart.

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    Thomas Fuller

    Anger is one of the sinews of the soul.

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    Arthur Schopenhauer

    Hatred is an affair of the heart; contempt that of the head.

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    Ambrose Bierce

    Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.

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    James Thurber

    Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around in awareness.

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    William Congreve

    Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.

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    Buddha

    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.

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    Phyllis Diller

    Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.

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    Mahatma Gandhi

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

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    Confucius

    When anger rises, think of the consequences.

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    Maya Angelou

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

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    Lucius Annaeus Seneca

    Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.

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    Frank Moore Colby

    I know of no more disagreeable situation than to be left feeling generally angry without anybody in particular to be angry at.

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    Cato

    An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes.

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    John Ruskin

    He that would be angry and sin not, must not be angry with anything but sin.

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    Baltasar Gracian

    Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.

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    Daniel Webster

    Keep cool; anger is not an argument.

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    Mahatma Gandhi

    Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.

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    Mark Twain

    When angry, count to four; when very angry, swear.

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    George Eliot

    Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.

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    Roseanne Barr

    Experts say you should never hit your children in anger. When is a good time? When you're feeling festive?

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    Richard M. Nixon

    Don't get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can only be angry with those he respects.

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    Francis Bacon

    Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.

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    Albert Einstein

    Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.

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