Temper quotes & sayings

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But certain winds will make men's temper bad. - George Eliot


One is tempted to define man as a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason. - Oscar Wilde


Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature. - Joseph Addison


Any man may be in good spirits and good temper when he's well dressed. There ain't much credit in that. - Charles Dickens


They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment. - Pietro Aretino


There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself, an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly. - Antisthenes


Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason. - Oscar Wilde


One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end. - William Butler Yeats


The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do. - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]