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)
Imagine a thousand more such daily intrusions in your life, every hour and minute of every day, and you can grasp the source of this paranoia, this anger that could consume me at any moment if I lost control.
- Jack Henry Abbott
(Keywords: Anger, Life, Control, Day, Paranoia)
I have been further enlightened by the conversation and correspondence of some illustrious Italians, whom I would gladly name, were I not afraid of exposing them to danger.
- Edmond About
(Keywords: Conversation, Danger, Name)
There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty.
- John Adams
(Keywords: Government, Power, Trust, Danger, Liberty, Living, Man, Maxim, Public)
If I'm in danger then it's usually my fault and it's up to me to get myself out of it. I am not in it just to get an adrenalin rush. No way!
- Kate Adie
(Keywords: Danger, Fault)
It's totally mistaken to suppose that an armed escort is going to give a journalist any protection - on the contrary, journalists who turn up surrounded by armed personnel are just turning themselves into targets and in even worse danger.
- Kate Adie
(Keywords: Danger, Protection)
The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.
- Alfred Adler
(Keywords: Life, Danger, May)
My mom has a good way of engaging me in a conversation about the choices I make, listening, being objective and open-minded, and respecting those choices so long as they don't put me in danger.
- Casey Affleck
(Keywords: Mom, Being, Choices, Conversation, Danger, Listening, Open)
Indulge not thyself in the passion of anger; it is whetting a sword to wound thine own breast, or murder thy friend.
(Keywords: Anger, Friend, Murder, Passion)
Fear is the only true enemy, born of ignorance and the parent of anger and hate.
- Edward Albert
(Keywords: Anger, Fear, Enemy, Hate, Ignorance)
You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty.
- Louisa May Alcott
(Keywords: Power, Talent, Genius, Charm, Conceit, Danger, Gifts, Goodness, Modesty, Will)
Conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long; even if it is, the consciousness of possessing and using it well should satisfy one, and the great charm of all power is modesty.
- Louisa May Alcott
(Keywords: Power, Talent, Genius, Charm, Conceit, Consciousness, Danger, Goodness, Modesty, Will)
I'm an angry person, angrier than most people would imagine, I get flashes of anger. What works for me is working out when it's useful to use that anger.
- Alan Alda
(Keywords: Anger, People)
The anger in the Brigade against those who fought the Republic in the rear was sharpened by reports of weapons, even tanks, being kept from the front and hidden for treacherous purposes.
- Bill Alexander
(Keywords: Anger, Being, Weapons)
We should remember that there was once a discipline called natural philosophy. Unfortunately, this discipline seems not to exist today. It has been renamed science, but science of today is in danger of losing much of the natural philosophy aspect.
- Hannes Alfven
(Keywords: Science, Discipline, Danger, Losing, Philosophy, Today)
The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.
- Barbara de Angelis
(Keywords: Anger, Heart, Past, Present)
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
- Maya Angelou
(Keywords: Anger, Bitterness, Cancer, Fire)
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life - knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.
(Keywords: Life, Danger, Man)
Our enemies are Medes and Persians, men who for centuries have lived soft and luxurious lives; we of Macedon for generations past have been trained in the hard school of danger and war. Above all, we are free men, and they are slaves.
(Keywords: Men, War, Danger, Enemies, Generations, Past, School)
Bosnia is under my skin. It's the place you cannot leave behind. I was obsessed by the nightmare of it all; there was this sense of guilt, and an anger that has become something much deeper over these last years.
- Paddy Ashdown
(Keywords: Anger, Guilt, Sense, Skin, Years)
Having now reached a point where danger might be reasonably apprehended from strolling war parties of Indians, spies were kept in advance and strict diligence observed in the duty of sentinels.
- William Henry Ashley
(Keywords: War, Danger, Diligence, Duty, Now)
One of the experts bought his first piece at the age of four, so they did start very young, most of them. They did it out of genuine interest but today's kids are much more materialistic and there's a danger, I suppose, that they might just be out to make dosh.
- Michael Aspel
(Keywords: Age, Danger, Experts, First, Interest, Kids, Today)
A neurotic can perfectly well be a literary genius, but his greatest danger is always that he will not recognize when he is dull.
- Louis Auchincloss
(Keywords: Genius, Danger, Literary, Will)
What I needed most was to love and to be loved, eager to be caught. Happily I wrapped those painful bonds around me; and sure enough, I would be lashed with the red-hot pokers or jealousy, by suspicions and fear, by burst of anger and quarrels.
- Saint Augustine
(Keywords: Anger, Love, Fear, Jealousy, Quarrels)
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
- Marcus Aurelius
(Keywords: Anger, Causes, Consequences)
Terrorism is a big danger to Pakistan's independence. We will fight this danger for the sake of independence of Pakistan and will defeat it at all levels.
- Shaukat Aziz
(Keywords: Danger, Defeat, Fight, Independence, Terrorism, Will)
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
- Francis Bacon
(Keywords: Anger, Men, Poor, Witty)
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)
I think we all have a lot of darkness in our bellies. As an actor, the challenge of tapping into that, reaching down into that sadness or anger, is very therapeutic.
- Kevin Bacon
(Keywords: Anger, Actor, Challenge, Darkness, Sadness)
One researcher just determined that African and Indian elephants make each other sick. When a new animal or plant is introduced to a habitat bad things happen. The biggest danger to native wildlife is foreign wildlife.
- Robert T. Bakker
(Keywords: African, Danger, Wildlife)
Do not follow vain desires; for verily he who prospers is preserved from lust, greed and anger.
- Abu Bakr
(Keywords: Anger, Greed, Lust)
I think we can allow the therapeutic uses of nuclear transplant technology, which we call cloning, without running the danger of actually having live human beings born.
- David Baltimore
(Keywords: Technology, Danger, Running)
Experts say you should never hit your children in anger. When is a good time? When you're feeling festive?
- Roseanne Barr
(Keywords: Anger, Time, Children, Experts, Feeling)
The biggest danger of Hollywood becoming a purely corporate town resides in the creative process.
- Peter Bart
(Keywords: Corporate, Danger, Hollywood)
I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.
- Clara Barton
(Keywords: Fear, Danger, Fight, May, Soldiers)
The danger that may really threaten (crime fiction) is that soon there will be more writers than readers.
- Jacques Barzun
(Keywords: Danger, May, Will, Writers)
The poor monkey, quietly seated on the ground, seemed to be in sore trouble at this display of anger.
- Henry Walter Bates
(Keywords: Anger, Poor, Trouble)
In literature as in ethics, there is danger, as well as glory, in being subtle. Aristocracy isolates us.
- Charles Baudelaire
(Keywords: Aristocracy, Being, Danger, Ethics, Glory, Literature)
Allowing children to show their guilt, show their grief, show their anger, takes the sting out of the situation.
- Martha Beck
(Keywords: Anger, Children, Grief, Guilt)
As a culture I see us as presently deprived of subtleties. The music is loud, the anger is elevated, sex seems lacking in sweetness and privacy.
- Shelley Berman
(Keywords: Anger, Music, Sex, Culture, Privacy, Sweetness)
He who is incapable of feeling strong passions, of being shaken by anger, of living in every sense of the word, will never be a good actor.
- Sarah Bernhardt
(Keywords: Anger, Actor, Being, Feeling, Living, Sense, Will, Word)
Doubt, indulged and cherished, is in danger of becoming denial; but if honest, and bent on thorough investigation, it may soon lead to full establishment of the truth.
- Ambrose Bierce
(Keywords: Truth, Danger, Denial, Doubt, Investigation, May)
At the time, 1980, people regarded actresses involved with production with a certain amount of fear, resentment and anger.
- Jacqueline Bisset
(Keywords: Anger, Time, People, Fear, Production, Resentment)
Our humor turns our anger into a fine art.
- Mary Kay Blakely
(Keywords: Anger, Art, Humor)
There is not in nature, a thing that makes man so deformed, so beastly, as doth intemperate anger.
- Alan Bleasdale
(Keywords: Anger, Nature, Man)
Yes, it will go through the disciplines that all puppies go through including house training and puppy walking, then at twelve month old it the training becomes a lot more rigorous which has to be done carefully otherwise you are in danger of stressing the dog.
- David Blunkett
(Keywords: Danger, Old, Training, Walking, Will)
I remember when we were doing the first Dragon's Lair, I got really involved with coming up with all the little rooms and what was the danger in the room and going into it with bats and spiders and snakes.
- Don Bluth
(Keywords: Danger, First, Spiders)
The ignorant mind, with its infinite afflictions, passions, and evils, is rooted in the three poisons. Greed, anger, and delusion.
(Keywords: Anger, Delusion, Greed, Infinite, Mind)
Deep down, my mom had long suspected I was gay... Much of her anger and hurt came from her sense of betrayal that she was the last to be told.
- Chastity Bono
(Keywords: Anger, Mom, Betrayal, Deep, Gay, Hurt, Sense)
The Internet's kinda in danger of getting heart disease pretty soon, I think. Arteries are getting clogged.
- Sean Booth
(Keywords: Heart, Danger, Disease, Internet, Pretty)