I had a really bad temper, when I was growing up. Sport helped me channel that temper into more positive acts.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
I don't lose my temper very often now, and if I do, it's well deserved.
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.
We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do.
Don't let the sun go down on me.
Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its opposers.
People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors.
We are not won by arguments that we can analyse but by tone and temper, by the manner which is the man himself.
Though much is taken, much abides; and though We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
If you lose your temper, your sound sleep will go, and you will have to use a tranquilizer or sleeping pills? Then gradually, more white hair, wrinkles.
One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end.
The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a gracious temper and calmness of spirit; and there is no true beauty without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance.
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, - an open and noble temper.
I don't usually lose my temper, but if I get angry, it's true - I'm scary.
Temper is the one thing you can't get rid of by losing it.
Temper your enjoyments with prudence, lest there be written on your heart that fearful word 'satiety.'
They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.
It takes me a long time to lose my temper, but once lost I could not find it with a dog.
Abstinence is easier than temperance.
The growth of wisdom may be gauged exactly by the diminution of ill-temper.
Man seems to be capable of great virtues but not of small virtues; capable of defying his torturer but not of keeping his temper.
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