Anger Quotes

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.


Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one

Benjamin Franklin

In a controversy, the instant we feel anger, we have already ceased striving for truth and have begun striving for ourselves

Abraham J. Heschel

There is nothing more galling to angry people than the coolness of those on whom they wish to vent their spleen.

Alexandre Dumas

Anger ventilated often hurries toward forgiveness; and concealed often hardens into revenge.

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

Never write a letter while you are angry.

Chinese Proverb

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

Bede Jarrett

If you kick a stone in anger, you'll hurt your own foot.

Korean Proverb

Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.

Leo Buscaglia

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

Marcus Aurelius

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Chinese Proverb

Great anger is more destructive than the sword.

Tamil proverb

Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around in awareness.

James Thurber

The angry people are those people who are most afraid.

Dr. Robert Anthony

Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.


Anger at lies lasts forever. Anger at truth can't last.

Greg Evans

Anger, which, far sweeter than trickling drops of honey, rises in the bosom of a man like smoke.


Like fragile ice anger passes away in time.


Anger is a noble infirmity; the generous failing of the just; the one degree that riseth above zeal, asserting the prerogative of virtue.

Martin Farquhar Tupper

Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of resentment are forgotten.


Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.

Benjamin Franklin

Anger manages everything badly.


Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.


A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.


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Updated On : December 22, 2013
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