"Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart. How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart. Those escape your anger who refuse your sway, and those are punished most, who most obey."
"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."Matthew Prior 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."Matthew Prior 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."Matthew Prior on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."Matthew Prior on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."Matthew Prior on Maya Angelou
"For, when with beauty we can virtue join, We paint the semblance of a form divine."
"Hopes are but the dreams of those that wake."