anger

A Quote by Aristotle on action, anger, chance, habits, and nature

Every action must be due to one or other of seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reasoning, anger, or appetite.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on anger, power, purpose, and time

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 and is not easy.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Nicomachean Ethics

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A Quote by Aristotle on anger, enemies, and overcoming

He overcomes a stout enemy who overcomes his own anger.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Nicomachean Ethics

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A Quote by Aphra Behn on anger, belief, dreams, heart, and rest

'Twas but a dream, yet by my heart I knew, Which still was panting, part of it was true: Oh how I strove the rest to have believed; Ashamed and angry to be undeceived!

Aphra Behn (1640 - 1689)

Source: “The Dream” from: A Voyage to the Isle of Love

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A Quote by Antoinette Brown Blackwell on anger, men, and spirit

There were angry men confronting me and I caught the flashing of defiant eyes, but above me and within me, there was a spirit stronger than them all.

Antoinette Brown Blackwell (1825 - 1921)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on anger, regret, and speech

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

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A Quote by Ambrose Gwinett Bierce on anger, day, god, quality, and superiority

WRATH, n. Anger of a superior quality and degree, appropriate to exalted characters and momentous occasions; as, "the wrath of God," "the day of wrath," etc. . . .

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914)

Source: The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce

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A Quote by Alphonse Daulet on anger, hatred, and weakness

Hatred - The anger of the weak.

Alphonse Daulet

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A Quote by Alexandre Dumas on anger, people, and wishes

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

Alexandre Dumas (1802 - 1870)

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on anger, faults, and revenge

To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

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