Temper Quotes

They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

It is only our bad temper that we put down to being tired or worried or hungry; we put our good temper down to ourselves.

C. S. Lewis

But certain winds will make men's temper bad.

George Eliot

A thing moderately good is not so good as it ought to be. Moderation in temper is always a virtue, but moderation in principle is always a vice.

Adrienne Herron

A misery is not to be measured from the nature of the evil, but from the temper of the sufferer.

Adam Deadmarsh

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

Aaron Feddersen

It`s very important not to lose your temper in a courtroom, or in anything else you`re doing.

Warren Christopher

They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.

Pietro Aretino

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

William Butler Yeats

Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act according with the dictates of reason.

Oscar Wilde

It was not that she was out of temper, but that the world was not equal to the demands of her fine organism.

George Eliot

Good temper is an estate for life

William Hazlitt

God gives to every man virtue, temper, and understanding.

Agha Zahid

A wise government knows how to enforce with temper, or to conciliate with dignity.

George Grenville

So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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