"When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred."
"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."Thomas Jefferson 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."Thomas Jefferson 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."Thomas Jefferson on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."Thomas Jefferson on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."Thomas Jefferson on Maya Angelou
"In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty."
"Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves are its only safe depositories."
"It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself."
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."
"Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude."