temper

A Quote by Pirke Avot /Ethics of the Fathers on sin, ignorance, piety, bashfulness, temper, business, and to be a man

He would also say: A boor cannot be sin-fearing, an ignoramus cannot be pious, a bashful one cannot learn, a short-tempered person cannot teach, nor does anyone who does much business grow wise. In a place where there are no men, strive to be a man

Pirke Avot /Ethics of the Fathers

Source: Rabbi Hillel - Pirke Avot 2:5

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A Quote by Carl Gustav Jung on anima, animus, and temper

The anima gives rise to illogical outbursts of temper; the animus produces irritating commonplaces.

Carl Jung (1875 - 1961)

Source: The Poetics of Reverie, Pages: 87

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A Quote by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche on growth, temper, and wisdom

A gauge for wisdom.- The growth of wisdom may be gauged exactly by the diminution of ill-temper.

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

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A Quote by Washington Irving on age and temper

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A tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.

Washington Irving (1783 - 1859)

Source: Rip Van Winkle

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A Quote by Washington Irving on day, good, and temper

Good temper, like a sunny day, sheds a ray of brightness over everything; it is the sweetener of toil and the soother of disquietude!

Washington Irving (1783 - 1859)

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A Quote by unknown on possessions and temper

Temper is a valuable possession - don't lose it.

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A Quote by unknown on pride, temper, and trouble

Temper gets you into trouble. Pride keeps you there.

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A Quote by unknown on temper and value

Steel loses much of its value when it loses its temper.

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A Quote by unknown on friendship and temper

A fellow with a bad temper will soon find himself with no friends to show it to.

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Source: The country sage, newspaper clipping, Albert W. Daw Collection

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A Quote by unknown on adversity, choice, and temper

The fire of adversity will melt you like butter, or temper you like steel. The choice is yours.

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