"A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green."
"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."Francis Bacon 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."Francis Bacon 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."Francis Bacon on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."Francis Bacon on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."Francis Bacon on Maya Angelou
"Age appears to be best in four things old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read."
"I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am."
"Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses."
"Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy."
"Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor."