Quotes About Anger to Remember
Anger is a powerful force within the world. What do you do when you become angry? Here are a few quotes about anger to remember.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one. – Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1753
Mockers stir up a city, but the wise turn away anger. – Proverbs 29:
The wind of anger blows out the candle of intelligence. – Unknown
If anger is not restrained, it is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it. – Seneca, attributed, Day’s Collacon
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor. – Elizabeth I
A mild answer calms wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. – Proverbs 15:1
Be not angry that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be. – Thomas A’ Kempis
A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. – Proverbs 29:11
Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools. – Albert Einstein
Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools. – Ecclesiastes 7:9
Anger and bitterness are two noticeable signs of being focused on self and not trusting God’s sovereignty in your life. When you believe that God causes all things to work together for good to those who belong to Him and love Him, you can respond to trials with joy instead of anger or bitterness. –John C. Boger
Anybody can become angry, that is easy; but to be angry with the right person, and to the right degree, and at the right time, and for the right purpose, and in the right way, that is not within everybody’s power, that is not easy. – Aristotle
The person who can make you angry is the person who controls your life. – Unknown
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow. – Chinese Proverb.
Being angry never solves anything. – Unknown
But now you must also rid yourselves of all such things as these: anger, rage, malice, slander, and filthy language from your lips. – Colossians 3:8
If you kick a stone in anger, you’ll hurt your own foot. – Korean Proverb
When anger rises, think of the consequences. – Confucius
“Wise anger is like the fire from the flint; there is a great ado to bring it out; and when it does come, it is out again immediately. – Matthew Henry
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot. – Plato
“In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, – Ephesians 4:26
Do you have any quotes about anger that have helped you?