Terms Of Service
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Terms Of Service
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I don't usually lose my temper, but if I get angry, it's true - I'm scary.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
If your opponent is of choleric temper, irritate him.
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
The Queen rarely loses her temper, but when she does, she brooks no argument.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a gracious temper and calmness of spirit; and there is no true beauty without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance.
I was quite the spoiled brat. I have quite a temper, obviously inherited from my father, and I became very good at ordering everyone around. I was the princess; the staff were absolutely terrified of me.
Lisa Marie Presley
If the great American people will only keep their temper, on both sides of the line, the troubles will come to an end, and the question which now distracts the country will be settled just as surely as all other difficulties of like character which have originated in this government have been adjusted.
Don't be sensitive if I should, in future, seem brusque, harsh, or even unjust in my criticism. I sincerely hope I never shall be; but if I should, remember that fault-finding is perhaps both my privilege and my weakness, that correction is the only road to improvement, and that my quick temper and illness are entitled to some consideration.
I have a fierce temper. I've mastered it over the years, but when I'm angry, no one can force me to do anything I don't want to.
I have never entered into any controversy in defense of my philosophical opinions; I leave them to take their chance in the world. If they are right, truth and experience will support them; if wrong, they ought to be refuted and rejected. Disputes are apt to sour one's temper and disturb one's quiet.
I've always been a bubbly and energetic and happy person, but when I get upset, I get frustrated; when someone makes me mad, I definitely have a temper, and I've had to deal with having a temper my whole life.
Ah, if I were not king, I should lose my temper.
The sour quality is set opposite to the bitter and the sweet, and is a good temper to all, a refreshing and cooling when the bitter and the sweet qualities are too much elevated or too preponderant.
Being gritty doesn't mean not showing pain or pretending everything is O.K. In fact, when you look at healthy and successful and giving people, they are extraordinarily meta-cognitive. They're able to say things like, 'Dude, I totally lost my temper this morning.' That ability to reflect on yourself is signature to grit.
Keep your temper. A decision made in anger is never sound.
Everybody has a temper, but mine was set on a hair trigger.
O! Let me not be mad, not mad, sweet heaven; keep me in temper; I would not be mad!
It kills me to lose. If I'm a troublemaker, and I don't think that my temper makes me one, then it's because I can't stand losing. That's the way I am about winning, all I ever wanted to do was finish first.
We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
I have made a few mistakes with my temper, I know. But I have learned from that.
I Have Learned
I don't lose my temper very often now, and if I do, it's well deserved.
My father had a very violent temper, and he was never home. So I was kind of a mama's boy.
Besides being a slum kid with no great education in anything except how to fight and stay alive and steal, I also had this temper.
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