Anger Quotes

Anger is a valid emotion. It's only bad when it takes control and makes you do things you don't want to do.
“Anger is a valid emotion. It's only bad when it takes control and makes you do things you don't want to do.”
Anger doesn't solve anything. It builds nothing, but it can destroy everything.
“Anger doesn't solve anything. It builds nothing, but it can destroy everything.”
When you can't control what's happening, challenge yourself to control the way you respond to what's happening. That's where your power is.
“When you can't control what's happening, challenge yourself to control the way you respond to what's happening. That's where your power is.”
Every time you get upset at something, ask yourself if you were to die tomorrow, was it worth wasting your time being angry?
“Every time you get upset at something, ask yourself if you were to die tomorrow, was it worth wasting your time being angry?”
If you don't control your temper. Your temper will control you.
“If you don't control your temper. Your temper will control you.”
One that angers you controls you. Don't give anyone that power! Especially the one who does it intentionally.
“One that angers you controls you. Don't give anyone that power! Especially the one who does it intentionally.”
It's important for people to keep in mind that while anger is a feeling that everybody has, aggression is a choice.
“It's important for people to keep in mind that while anger is a feeling that everybody has, aggression is a choice.”
Try to manage your anger since people can't manage their stupidity.
“Try to manage your anger since people can't manage their stupidity.”
If you avoid the conflict to keep the peace, you start a war inside yourself.
“If you avoid the conflict to keep the peace, you start a war inside yourself.”
Sometimes when I'm angry I may have the right to be angry, but that doesn't give me the right to be cruel.
“Sometimes when I'm angry I may have the right to be angry, but that doesn't give me the right to be cruel.”
Never trust your tongue when your heart is bitter.
“Never trust your tongue when your heart is bitter.”
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
“Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.”
If another can easily anger you, it is because you are off balance with yourself.
“If another can easily anger you, it is because you are off balance with yourself.”
When fire gets out of control, use plenty of water.
“When fire gets out of control, use plenty of water.”
Give yourself permission to feel anger, pain, and resentment. Relax, then let it go with love.
“Give yourself permission to feel anger, pain, and resentment. Relax, then let it go with love.”
The more anger you hold in your heart towards the past, the less capable you are of loving the present.
“The more anger you hold in your heart towards the past, the less capable you are of loving the present.”
Pause and breath before saying negative words, you can't take them back once they are out.
“Pause and breath before saying negative words, you can't take them back once they are out.”
I think, often, when you are in just a lot of pain, it comes out as anger.
“I think, often, when you are in just a lot of pain, it comes out as anger.”
Anger is just anger. It isn't good. It isn't bad. It just is. What you do with it is what matters. It's like anything else. You can use it to build or to destroy. You just have to make the choice.
“Anger is just anger. It isn't good. It isn't bad. It just is. What you do with it is what matters. It's like anything else. You can use it to build or to destroy. You just have to make the choice.”
Anger doesn't demand action. When you act in anger, you lose self-control.
“Anger doesn't demand action. When you act in anger, you lose self-control.”
It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time. Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose either.
“It is impossible for you to be angry and laugh at the same time. Anger and laughter are mutually exclusive and you have the power to choose either.”
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.
“Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.”
Every time you get angry, you poison your own system.
“Every time you get angry, you poison your own system.”
People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
“People won't have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.”
Reactions come from the mind, responses come from the heart.
“Reactions come from the mind, responses come from the heart.”
Forgive people in your life, even those who are not sorry for their actions. Holding on to anger only hurts, not them.
“Forgive people in your life, even those who are not sorry for their actions. Holding on to anger only hurts, not them.”
Never respond to an angry person with a fiery comeback, even if they deserve it... Don't allow their anger to become your anger.
“Never respond to an angry person with a fiery comeback, even if they deserve it... Don't allow their anger to become your anger.”
Reacting in anger or annoyance will not advance one's ability to persuade.
“Reacting in anger or annoyance will not advance one's ability to persuade.”
Nobody makes you angry by speaking the truth, only you decided to use anger as a response.
“Nobody makes you angry by speaking the truth, only you decided to use anger as a response.”
If you kick a stone in anger, you'll hurt your own foot.
“If you kick a stone in anger, you'll hurt your own foot.”
Don't promise when you're happy. Do not reply when you're angry and do not decide when you're sad.
“Don't promise when you're happy. Do not reply when you're angry and do not decide when you're sad.”
Learn to listen without thinking about your response.
“Learn to listen without thinking about your response.”
The tone of your voice can influence someone's response to you, speak intentionally.
“The tone of your voice can influence someone's response to you, speak intentionally.”
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
“A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.”
If it won't matter in 5 years, don't spend more than 5 minutes getting angry about it.
“If it won't matter in 5 years, don't spend more than 5 minutes getting angry about it.”
Getting angry in a stressful situation is like trying to clean something with dirt.
“Getting angry in a stressful situation is like trying to clean something with dirt.”
Anger is a feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind.
“Anger is a feeling that makes your mouth work faster than your mind.”
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.
“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.”
Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.
“Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.”
A little more compassion and a little less anger is what most of us need.
“A little more compassion and a little less anger is what most of us need.”
Angry people want you to see how powerful they are. Loving people want you to see how powerful you are.
“Angry people want you to see how powerful they are. Loving people want you to see how powerful you are.”
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.
“You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.”
Be careful with your words when you are angry, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.
“Be careful with your words when you are angry, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.”
Don't waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy.
“Don't waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy.”
Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.
“Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.”
Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed or offended. But what you're doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.
“Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed or offended. But what you're doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.”
A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control.
“A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control.”
Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.
“Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.”
You don't have to attend every argument you are invited to.
“You don't have to attend every argument you are invited to.”
The true hero is one who conquers his own anger and hatred.
“The true hero is one who conquers his own anger and hatred.”