Anger quotes ...
... one of the best things in life that you can learn to do for your physical, emotional and spiritual well-being is learn how to control and let go of anger. Most people live their entire lives without ever accomplishing this skill.
This is tragic because chronic anger not only destroys the body from the inside out, it destroys relationships from the outside in. Worse yet, long simmering anger can turn to rage or bitterness, sucking the joy right out of life. Take it from me— you don't want to join the ranks of all those mean-spirited, poor-me sour-pusses walking around.
Let the anger quotes on this page teach you some lessons about this emotion. Although anger is healthy if expressed in a positive way, it's potential for destruction is huge. Don't let it destroy you and your loved ones.
Helpful Resource: if you are reading this page because you're angry at your spouse or partner or your relationship is not what it used to be, read our review of Read Save My Marriage which also works for unmarried couples too. Remember that anger can turn into bitterness which can turn into indifference. If you're still angry, you have a chance at healing and reconciliation.
Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But
to be angry with the right person, to the right
degree, at the right time, for the right purpose
and in the right way... that is not easy.
He who angers you, conquers you.
~ Elizabeth Kenny
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you
will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
~ Chinese Proverb.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more
hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Do not teach your children never to be angry;
teach them how to be angry.
~ Lyman Abbott
Anger Resource: If you have a child or teen who seems angry and defiant, read this review of the Total Transformation Program that will help turn your child around and transform your home life.
Resentment is like taking poison and
waiting for the other person to die.
~ Malachy McCourt
For every minute you remain angry, you give
up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Quotes about Anger
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal
with the intent of throwing it at someone else;
you are the one who gets burned.
Anger is one letter short of danger.
If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?
~ Sydney J. Harris
Famous Anger Quotes
Get mad, then get over it.
~ Colin Powell
People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.
Speak when you are angry and you will make
the best speech you will ever regret.
~ Ambrose Bierce.