"One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end."
"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."William Butler Yeats 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."William Butler Yeats 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."William Butler Yeats on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."William Butler Yeats on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."William Butler Yeats on Maya Angelou
"I am of a healthy long lived race, and our minds improve with age."
"You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon Ireland's history in their lineaments trace think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends."
"The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone."
"The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity."
"People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind."