Temper Quotes

He is always soft spoken. He is never indignant and does not loose his temper. His mind is free from fear. He speaks softly and treats everybody with respect.

Sam Veda

Nonvoting is a fruitless temper tantrum.

Bruce Wright

It comes of being by yourself when you are growing up, because you`re reading and you`re forming an opinion, and there`s no-one to argue with you, so you become dogmatic. There`s no-one to temper your opinion, so you think you`re right.

Peaches Geldof

One is tempted to define man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

Oscar Wilde

Exaggeration is truth that has lost its temper.

Khalil Gibran

Enthusiasm is that temper of the mind in which the imagination has got the better of the judgment.

William Warburton

Temper is a funny thing; it spoils children, ruins adults, and strengthens steel

Julia Moss Seton

The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do.


He is happy whose circumstances suit his temper but he is more excellent who can suit his temper to any circumstances

David Hume

He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper; but he Is more excellent who suits his temper to any circumstance.

David Hume

Anger may be kindled in the noblest breasts: but in these slow droppings of an unforgiving temper never takes the shape of consistency of enduring hatred.

M. Kathleen Casey

Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word "satiety."

Francis Quarles

You are educated when you have the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or self-confidence.

Robert Frost

The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.

Jacqueline Schiff

Some must be great. Great offices will have Great talents. And God gives to every man The virtue, temper, understanding, taste, That lifts him into life, and lets him fall Just in the niche he was ordain'd to fill.

William Cowper
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