"Successful prime-time television of any genre produces some kind of emotional reaction in the viewers. There are a lot of different emotions to tap into. The emotion of the reward of discovery, the feeling of righteous anger, the feelings of pathos and sadness, or sentimentality of being moved by something."
"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."Chris Hayes on Buddha
"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."Chris Hayes on Aristotle
"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."Chris Hayes on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."Chris Hayes on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."Chris Hayes on Maya Angelou
"I think people should be angry at things that are worthy of anger. Injustice is outrageous and deserves outrage."
"My mother was a teacher, my father was a community organizer. I come from a working class background."
"My disposition as a human being is kind of a go-along-to-get-along person. I tend to trust authority."