Quotations on Anger
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Love implies anger. The man who is angered by nothing cares about nothing.
- Edward Abbey
(Keywords: Love, Anger, Man, Nothing)
I really believe that all of us have a lot of darkness in our souls. Anger, rage, fear, sadness. I don't think that's only reserved for people who have horrible upbringings. I think it really exists and is part of the human condition. I think in the course of your life you figure out ways to deal with that.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Life, Anger, People, Fear, Darkness, Sadness)
Hurt leads to bitterness, bitterness to anger, travel too far that road and the way is lost.
- Terry Brooks
(Keywords: Travel, Anger, Bitterness, Hurt, Road)
I was a pretty angry kid, and I got into military history largely as a way to vent my own anger. As I got older it narrowed down to a more specific focus on individual violence. I'm just trying to understand where it came from.
- Caleb Carr
(Keywords: History, Anger, Focus, Military, Pretty, Trying, Violence)
Speak the truth, do not yield to anger; give, if thou art asked for little; by these three steps thou wilt go near the gods.
(Keywords: Art, Truth, Anger, Gods, Yield)
A lot of my humor does come from anger. It's like, you're not gonna pull one over on me - which is pretty much my motto anyways.
- Courteney Cox
(Keywords: Humor, Anger, Pretty)
I don't play pyrotechnic scales. I play about frustration, patience, anger. Music is an extension of my soul.
- Dick Dale
(Keywords: Music, Anger, Soul, Frustration, Patience, Play)
I was able to do To Sleep with Anger, a very powerful film about African Americans, their spirituality, and the things that happened within a small community and a family.
- Danny Glover
(Keywords: Family, Anger, African, Americans, Community, Film, Sleep, Spirituality)
I'm fascinated by rap and by hip-hop. I think there's a lot of poetry in it. There's a lot of anger, a lot of social energy in it. And I think you'd better listen to it pretty carefully, 'cause it's important.
- John F. Kerry
(Keywords: Poetry, Anger, Energy, Pretty, Rap)
Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
- Joan Lunden
(Keywords: Forgiveness, Life, Anger, Hurt, Laughter, Resentment)
The voice of the intelligence is drowned out by the roar of fear. It is ignored by the voice of desire. It is contradicted by the voice of shame. It is biased by hate and extinguished by anger. Most of all it is silenced by ignorance.
- Karl A. Menninger
(Keywords: Intelligence, Anger, Fear, Desire, Hate, Ignorance, Shame, Voice)
Forgiveness is the economy of the heart... forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits.
- Hannah More
(Keywords: Forgiveness, Anger, Heart, Economy, Hatred, Spirits, Waste)
I think that Scottish people, like Canadians, are often misunderstood and what I like about my Scottish friends and relatives is how quickly it can go from love to anger. It's a great dynamic.
- Mike Myers
(Keywords: Love, Anger, People, Friends, Relatives)
Although you may spend your life killing, You will not exhaust all your foes. But if you quell your own anger, your real enemy will be slain.
(Keywords: Life, Anger, Enemy, Killing, May, Will)
Five enemies of peace inhabit with us - avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
(Keywords: Peace, Anger, Ambition, Enemies, Envy, Pride)
I do like to write nasty songs. It's a useful weapon to have, and it's cathartic as well, because I create art out of anger, something positive out of something negative.
- Lisa Marie Presley
(Keywords: Art, Anger, Negative, Positive, Songs)
Religion can emerge in all forms of feeling: here wild anger, there the sweetest pain; here consuming hatred, there the childlike smile of serene humility.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
(Keywords: Religion, Anger, Hatred, Humility, Pain, Smile)
As a system of philosophy it is not like the Tower of Babel, so daring its high aim as to seek a shelter against God's anger; but it is like a pyramid poised on its apex.
- Adam Sedgwick
(Keywords: God, Anger, Philosophy)
That feeds anger, and I mean when we went and at last thank heavens got towards peace in Northern Ireland we went for justice within Northern Ireland as well as using security well, as well as a political settlement, but surely that is the lesson.
- Clare Short
(Keywords: Peace, Anger, Ireland, Justice, Security)
And we know there has been horrendous loss of life and suffering and we know that there is anger. Anyone who came anywhere near the general election in constituencies with a substantial Muslim population knows that.
- Clare Short
(Keywords: Life, Anger, Muslim, Loss, Population, Suffering)
In our daily life, we encounter people who are angry, deceitful, intent only on satisfying their own needs. There is so much anger, distrust, greed, and pettiness that we are losing our capacity to work well together.
- Margaret J. Wheatley
(Keywords: Work, Anger, Life, People, Distrust, Greed, Losing, Needs)