50 Best Quotes on Anger that will make you Calm and Silent

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Quote no. 1 :

“Anger is only one letter short of danger.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Quote no. 2 :

“When angry, count four. When very angry, swear.” – Mark Twain

Quote no. 3 :

“Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.” – Ambrose Bierce

Quote no. 4 :

“Doing an injury puts you below your enemy; revenging one makes you but even with him; forgiving, it sets you above him.” – Benjamin Franklin

Quote no. 5 :

“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.” – Mark Twain

Quote no. 6 :

“Anger is its own punishment. An angry person trying to push your head below water is drowning at the same time.” – Naval Ravikant

Quote no. 7 :

“If you’re angry, you’re part of the problem, not the solution.” – Ryan Holiday

Quote no. 8 :

“Anger is privilege for the strong, duty for the righteous, and self-harm for the weak.” – Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Quote no. 9 :

“How easily someone is offended is in direct proportion to how stupid they are.” – Ed Latimore

Quote no. 10 :

“First to anger loses the battle. Last to anger wins the war.” – Alex Sauer

Quote no. 11 :

“It is wise to direct your anger towards problems – not people; to focus your energies on answers – not excuses.” – William Arthur Ward

Quote no. 12 :

“How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.” – Marcus Aurelius

Quote no. 13 :

“If you want to determine the nature of anything, entrust it to time: when the sea is stormy, you can see nothing clearly.” – Seneca

Quote no. 14 :

“Anger and aggression sometimes seem to be protective because they bring energy to bear on a particular situation, but that energy is blind. It takes a calm mind to be able to consider things from different angles and points of view.” – Dalai Lama

Quote no. 15 :

“To investigate the fact of your own anger you must pass no judgement on it.” – Jiddu Krishnamurti

Quote no. 16 :

“Anger is not impressive or tough — it’s a mistake. It’s weakness. Depending on what you’re doing, it might even be a trap that someone laid for you.” – Ryan Holiday

Quote no. 17 :

“Why can’t we control our anger? Because we love perfection. Make a little room for imperfection in our lives.” – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Quote no. 18 :

“The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.” – Barbara De Angelis

Quote no. 19 :

“When you are angry, be aware of your anger. As you become aware of it, you are no longer lost in anger. You get to see it from the outside.” – Haemin Sunim

Quote no. 20 :

“We all have negative urges, but we don’t have to act out those urges.” – Fred Rogers

Quote no. 21 :

“When pain, misery, or anger happen, it is time to look within you, not around you.” – Sadhguru

Quote no. 22 :

“Any person capable of angering you becomes your master. They can anger you only when you permit yourself to be disturbed by them.” – Epictetus

Quote no. 23 :

“Anybody can become angry – that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way – that is not within everybody’s power and is not easy.” – Aristotle

Quote no. 24 :

“When you want to become free, your righteousness and anger are much less interesting than they used to be.” – Ram Dass

Quote no. 25 :

“When you fill your life with love, you’ll find that anger, guilt, resentment, and any negative feelings will leave you.” – Rhonda Byrne

Quote no. 26 :

“We can’t control what people say, but we do have a say in how we react. Refusing to give others power over our feelings is a mark of emotional intelligence.” – Adam Grant

Quote no. 27 :

“If you’re offended easily, you’re a bad resource allocator. It’s a waste of energy and attention, which is a greater sin than wasting time.” – Tim Ferriss

Quote no. 28 :

“Not being outraged by anything is a superpower.” – James Pierce

Quote no. 29 :

“Beware of him that is slow to anger; for when it is long coming, it is the stronger when it comes, and the longer kept. Abused patience turns to fury.” – Francis Quarles

Quote no. 30 :

“Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.” – Robert Green Ingersoll

Quote no. 31 :

“Holding on to anger is like drinking poison, and expecting other person to die”

Quote no. 32 :

“A quarrelsome man has no good neighbors.” – Benjamin franklin

Quote no. 33 :

“If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.” – Chinese Proverb

Short Quotes on Anger:

  1. “He who angers you conquers you.” – Elizabeth Kenny
  2. “You either give up and quit, or you get angry and fight.” – Willow Cross
  3. “When anger rises, think of the consequences.” – Confucius
  4. “The best answer for anger is silence.” – Paulo Coelho
  5. “Anger reduces reason.” – Shane Parrish
  6. “The greatest remedy for anger is delay.” – Seneca
  7. “The best way to avenge yourself is to not be like that.” – Marcus Aurelius
  8. “A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.” – Winston Churchill
  9. “Shouting something didn’t make it any more possible.” – Susan Sontag
  10. “An action committed in anger is an action doomed to failure.” – Genghis Khan

Silence Quotes on Anger :

  1. “Inner silence is the mother of all talents.” – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
  2. “All I insist on, and nothing else, is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak – and speak in such a way that people will remember it.” – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  3. “I think the first virtue is to restrain the tongue; he approaches nearest to gods who knows how to be silent, even though he is in the right.” – Cato The Elder
  4. “Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.” – Iain Duncan Smith
  5. “Silence gives us space to process our experiences and soak in our surroundings.” – Cati Vanden Breul
  6. “He who establishes his argument by noise and command shows that his reason is weak.” – Michel de Montaigne
  7. “Silence is sometimes the severest criticism.” – Charles Buxton

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