A man of bad character punishes his own soul.— Al-Ghazali
Relaxing Bad Temper quotations
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
I don't have a short temper, I just have a quick reaction to bullshit
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
If you have a bad thought about yourself, tell it to go to hell because that is exactly where it came from.
It is only our bad temper that we put down to being tired or worried or hungry;
we put our good temper down to ourselves.
There is no difference between knowledge and temperance;
for he who knows what is good and embraces it, who knows what is bad and avoids it, is learned and temperate.
Have compassion for everyone you meet, even if they don't want it.
What seems conceit, bad manners, or cynicism is a sign of things no ears have heard, no eyes have seen. You do not know what wars are going on down there where the spirit meets the bone.
Persist to overcome. He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.
It's a treat being a runner, out in the world by yourself with not a soul to make you bad-tempered or tell you what to do.
Is it not true that your gloominess and bad temper are due to your lack of determination in breaking the subtle snares laid by your own disordered desires? The daily examination of conscience is an indispensible help if we are to follow our Lord with sincerity of heart and integrity of life.
We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
Never regret a day in your life: good days give happiness, bad days give experience, worst days give lessons, and best days give memories.
There's a great deal of difference between temperament and temper.
Temperament is something you welcome creatively, for it is based on sensitivity, empathy, awareness ... but a bad temper takes too much out of you and doesn't really accomplish anything.
When you see anyone complaining of such and such a person's ill-nature and bad temper, know that the complainant is bad-tempered, forasmuch as he speaks ill of that bad-tempered person, because he alone is good-tempered who is quietly forbearing towards the bad-tempered and ill-natured.
But when I lose my temper, I find it difficult to forgive myself.
I feel I've failed. I can be calm in a crisis, in the face of death or things that hurt badly. I don't get hysterical, which may be masochistic of me.
If you love deeply, you're going to get hurt badly. But it's still worth it.
There are so many highly esteemed ones who became miserable and humiliated just because of their bad temper and morals; and humble people who have attained eminence and the highest honors because of good temper and morals.
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion.
We overcome the accuser of our brothers and sisters, we overcome our consciences, we overcome our bad tempers, we overcome our defeats, we overcome our lusts, we overcome our fears, we overcome our pettiness on the basis of the blood of the Lamb.
If you want to be good at something, you must first be willing to be bad at it.
Trends come like a series of ocean waves, bringing the high tide when things are good and, as conditions recede, the low tide appears. These trends come unexpectedly, unpredictably, and they have to be weathered with temperance, poise, and patience- good or bad.
Bad temper is its own scourge. Few things are more bitter than to feel bitter. A man's venom poisons himself more than his victim.
Vampires bore a grudge longer than any technically living creatures, and whenever they were in a bad temper, they expressed themselves through murder.
You have to fight through the bad days in order to earn the best days.
I am nothing but a miserable, crushed worm, whom no one wants, whom no one loves, a useless creature with morning sickness, and abig belly, two rotten teeth, and a bad temper, a battered sense of dignity, and a love which nobody wants and which nearly drives me insane.
None seemed to think the injury arose from the use of a bad thing but from the abuse of a very good thing
I am told that I had a bad temper, and remember being banished to the back hall until civility returned.
You will have bad times, but they will always wake you up to the stuff you weren't paying attention to.
But certain winds will make men's temper bad.
So in regard to mental qualities, their transmission is manifest in our dogs, horses and other domestic animals. Besides special tastes and habits, general intelligence, courage, bad and good tempers. etc., are certainly transmitted.
I had a really bad temper, when I was growing up.
Sport helped me channel that temper into more positive acts.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.
I have a pretty bad temper. But you have to really push me to see it. But everybody has their things.
The birch is used only out of bad temper and weakness, for the birch is a servile punishment which degrades the soul even when it corrects, if indeed it corrects, for its usual effect is to harden.
I'm half Scotch-Irish on both sides, and when I lose my temper-brother, I go.
Do not speak badly of yourself. For the warrior within hears your words and is lessened by them.
I have one of the great temperaments.
I have a winning temperament. Hillary Clinton has a bad temperament. She's weak. We need a strong temperament.
For me it is really important to have a story with blood in the veins, there are bad tempers and good tempers.
Drug use makes you snappy, and you get very bad-tempered and have terrible hangovers.
Discipline your mind to see the good in every situation and look on the best side of every event.
Righteous indignation: your own wrath as opposed to the shocking bad temper of others
Even private persons in due season, with discretion and temper, may reprove others, whom they observe to commit sin, or follow bad courses, out of charitable design, and with hope to reclaim them.
Bad times make good people, as mountainous pressures make diamonds or as fire tempers steel.
Because I love you," Iain said simply.
"I always have. I love your bad temper. I love your jealous streak. I love your strength and pigheadedness. And I know you love me. And sometimes love makes people go a little crazy. The insanity won't last forever...I hope.