Quotes about Anger

Be not forgetful to entertain strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.

New Testament

It is always dangerous to over-generalise

Anger wastes time and uses up energy

Life's all telling lies nowadays. All cheating and being a stranger to the truth.

All art is risk and I think we have to accept that risk, hence accept living dangerously

Art is dangerous. It is one of the attractions: when it ceases to be dangerous you don't want it.

Immediate danger. Let danger always be immediate. It is a sound thesis. Let us defend ourselves before we are attacked

The futility of anger, the sin of vengeance: how can these profit the dead?

We must learn to distinguish between the vague sense of danger and the ultimate catastrophy itself

We must learn to distinguish between the vague sense of danger and the ultimate catastrophe itself

Why could he do nothing for his brother, whom he loved, yet be an agent of divine mercy for a total stranger?

Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those very things for which you are angry and grieved.

Marcus Antonius

A desk is a dangerous place from which to view the world.

John le Carre

Without education, we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.

G.K. Chesterton

If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger?

Thomas Henry Huxley

The idea that is not dangerous is not worthy of being called an idea at all.

Elbert Hubbard

The most dangerous of all falsehoods is a slightly distorted truth.

G.C. Lichtenberg

During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk. When once the risk has really been taken, then the greatest danger is to risk too much.

Soren Aaby Kierkegaard

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

Marcus Aurelius

We meet no Stranger, but Ourself.

Emily Dickinson

Books are the compasses and telescopes and sextants and charts which other men have prepared to help us navigate the dangerous seas of human life.

Jesse Lee Bennett

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


It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.


The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything - or nothing.

Nancy Astor

In the midst of great joy, do not promise anyone anything. In the midst of great anger, do not answer anyone's letter.

Chinese proverb

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