"When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger."
"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."Epictetus 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."Epictetus 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."Epictetus on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."Epictetus on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."Epictetus on Maya Angelou
"We are not to give credit to the many, who say that none ought to be educated but the free but rather to the philosophers, who say that the well-educated alone are free."
"The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best."
"Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens."
"First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak."
"It is not death or pain that is to be dreaded, but the fear of pain or death."