Resentment, anger, hatred are poisons that you drink and you expect somebody else to die. Life does not work like that
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.
There may come a time in our lives when we have to stand up and fight a war. But we can approach even that with peace in our hearts. When we approach it that way, we will fight only to the extent that is necessary. But when we are in anger and hatred, for one injustice we will cause another. This is what is happening in the world today.
Conquer the angry one by not getting angry; conquer the wicked by goodness; conquer the stingy by generosity, and the liar by speaking the truth.
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.
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.
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Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
The best fighter is never angry.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
The line between sanity and insanity is very thin, if you are angry you are pushing the line, people keep pushing the line
Fear, anger, and hatred essentially come from a lack of perspective as to what life is all about.
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The line between sanity & insanity is very thin.. You keep crossing it with anger, hatred, jealousy, alcohol or drugs
It is wise to direct your anger towards problems -- not people; to focus your energies on answers -- not excuses.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Letting go gives us freedom, and freedom is the only condition for happiness. If, in our heart, we still cling to anything - anger, anxiety, or possessions - we cannot be free.
If you are a conscious response to every situation that occurs around you, you would be out of rage.
If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you're allowing them to hurt you a second time in your mind.
People are strange: They are constantly angered by trivial things, but on a major matter like totally wasting their lives, they hardly seem to notice.
Holding anger is a poison. It eats you from the inside. We think that hating is a weapon that attacks the person who harmed us. But hatred is a curved blade. And the harm we do, we do to ourselves.
If you can learn to endure pain, you can survive anything. Some people learn to embrace it- to love it. Some endure it through drowning it in sorrow, or by making themselves forget. Others turn it into anger.
Anger is not the way to propel change. You can do it out of shear human longing to be better. Every human being is constantly longing to be little better than what he is right now. Just that longing is enough to transform a society and individual and the whole situation
It's not that I am incapable of anger; I am capable of everything. It is just that I have not given this privilege to anybody that they can make me angry, they can make me happy, they can make me unhappy, they can make me miserable; I've not give this privilege to anybody
Anger is not sitting somewhere and you go hit it, you become angry, when you become angry it is unpleasant, in fact science proves that you actually poison your system by being angry. It is happening only because your mind is not taking instructions from you, you have not done anything to control your faculties under control, life is happening by accident
Resentment and anger can lead to a revolution. A revolution can sometimes lead to well-being, but it usually only replaces one tyrant with another set of tyrants.
You think that you can change the world, or that you have the capacity to move yourself only with anger. Why? Why can't you move with love? Why can't you move with compassion?
Violence does not necessarily mean you go out and kill someone. You are angry, this is violence. You are irritated, this is violence. You cannot sit still, this is violence.
Every human being is always working against himself or herself in some way. If you created a moment of anger, you are working against yourself, isn't it?
Peace, Happiness, misery, anxiety, suffering, anger, and hatred have a certain chemical basis within you. There are simple methods with which one can create the right kind of chemistry within oneself. If you are willing to invest just a few minutes a day in your inner wellbeing, being peaceful & happy within yourself becomes natural.
If someone else decides what you should wear, what you should eat, and how you should be, it is called slavery. But right now, just about anyone can decide what is happening within you. Anyone can hijack the peace within you at any moment and make you angry and hateful. Anyone can create what they want within you. Is this not slavery?
Your fears, angers are the products of a mind that is not taken charge of. Your mind is capable of producing joy, your mind is capable of producing fear, anxiety, turmoil, tranquility, agony, ecstasy. It is producing things that you do not want, simply because you do not know how to handle it
Call it guilt, fear, anger, or hatred - essentially, it means your thoughts and emotions are working against you
Anger and fear are only byproducts of compulsiveness. What you need to work on is the compulsiveness.
Brooding on sense objects causes attachment to them. Attachment creates craving; craving leads to anger
Maybe I needed sensitivity training. I once signed up for an anger management class, but the instructor pissed me off.
If you keep pushing the line between sanity & insanity, if you go mad & come back, if you go mad & you come back, one day you are not able to come back, that's all
It is important to avoid identification with pain or anger or any kind of mental or physical suffering that comes
Most of the world is like a mental hospital. Some persons are sick with jealousy, others with anger, hatred, passion. They are victims of their habits and emotions. But you can make your home a place of peace.
Why forgive one who wrongs you? Because if you angrily strike back you misrepresent your own divine soul nature-you are no better than your offender. But if you manifest spiritual strength you are blessed, and the power of your righteous behavior will also help the other person to overcome his misunderstanding.
Don't waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy.
There was an electric anger in his gaze, and a sort of challenge that made Simon long to hit him with something heavy. Like a pickup truck.
Angry people are not always wise.
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.
There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentleman.
That's the way you feel when you're beaten inside. You don't feel angry at those who've beaten you. You just feel ashamed.
Lust, anger, and greed—these constitute the threefold gate of hell leading to the destruction of the soul's welfare. The man should abandon these three
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow
Whether you have anger, hatred, jealousy, or resentment against someone, essentially, it only works against you.
I'm not really sure why. But... do you stop loving someone just because they betray you? I don't think so. That's what makes the betrayal hurt so much - pain, frustration, anger... and I still loved her. I still do.
Fear, anger, misery, frustration, depression and despair are all products of a mind that you have not taken charge of.
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
Whenever you create unpleasantness within yourself, in some way your own intelligence and energies are working against you. If you are angry or furious about something for five minutes, you are literally poisoning your own system
I am tired of being used, hurt, and cast aside. It is my turn to use. My turn to hurt.
Affirm divine calmness and peace, and send out only thoughts of love and goodwill if you want to live in peace and harmony. Never get angry, for anger poisons your system.
But she wished she had had the guts to go up to him and say hello. Or possibly break his legs, she wasn't sure which.
Save the heart from overwork; fear and anger overtax it. Give rest to the heart by the Self-Realization method, and cultivate a peaceful attitude of mind.