Anger Quotes and Sayings - Page 5
If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?
– Sydney J. Harris
To rule one’s anger is well; to prevent it is better.
– Tryon Edwards
Don’t hold on to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.
– Leo Buscaglia
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.
– Malcolm X
When a man is wrong and won’t admit it, he always gets angry.
– Thomas C. Haliburton
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
– Chinese Proverb
Anger is what makes a clear mind seem clouded.
– Kazi Shams
Anger is short- lived madness.
Anger is just a cowardly extension of sadness. It’s a lot easier to be angry at someone than it is to tell them you’re hurt.
– Tom Gates
Get mad, then get over it.
– Colin Powell
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
– Thomas Jefferson
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.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
– Benjamin Franklin
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.
– George Jean Nathan
Anger blows out the lamp of the mind.
– Robert Green Ingersoll
One who smiles rather than rages is always the stronger.
– Japanese Proverb
A man is measured by the size of things that anger him.
– Geof Greenleaf
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
– Winston Churchill
He who angers you conquers you.
– Elizabeth Kenny
People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.
– Will Rogers
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
– John Dryden