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The moderation of people in prosperity is the effect of a smooth and composed temper, owing to the calm of their good fortune. (Quote by - Francois de La Rochefoucauld)

Enthusiasm is that temper of the mind in which the imagination has got the better of the judgment. (Quote by - William Warburton)

Good temper is one of the greatest preservers of the features. (Quote by - William Hazlitt)

The 'O' in GOP sometimes stands for overreact, and given the chance to throw a temper tantrum, they will. (Quote by - Bill Whalen)

To be angry about trifles is mean and childish; to rage and be furious is brutish; and to maintain perpetual wrath is akin to the practice and temper of devils; but to prevent and suppress rising resentment is wise and glorious, is manly and divine. (Quote by - Alan W. Watts)

To lose your temper is only useful once a year. (Quote by - Colin R. Davis)

Temperate temperance is best; intemperate temperance injures the cause of temperance (Quote by - Mark Twain)

Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts. (Quote by - Aristotle)

There is such a term, called 'judge baiting' -- baiting the judge into losing her cool and her temper. I don't know that they (Merck's lawyers) sit around and think that, but anything is possible. (Quote by - Steven Wittels)

I discovered that John's temper could be frightening, (Quote by - Cynthia Lennon)

A sunny temper gilds the edges of life's blackest cloud. (Quote by - Thomas Guthrie (1))

Speak when you are angry–and you will make the best speech you’ll ever regret. (Quote by - Lawrence J. Peter Quote)

The charm, one might say the genius of memory, is that it is choosy, chancy, and temperamental: it rejects the edifying cathedral and indelibly photographs the small boy outside, chewing a hunk of melon in the dust. (Quote by - Elizabeth Bowen)

Whoever tramples on the plea for justice temperately made in the name of peace only outrages peace and kills something fine in the heart of man which God put there when we got our manhood. (Quote by - William Allen White)

Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything. (Quote by - Billy Graham)

A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backward to their ancestors. (Quote by - Edmund Burke)

Tempers are short. But I'm surprised that this happened. I can't even understand how a brother could take that step. (Quote by - Chief David Wynn)

Tempers need to cool, (Quote by - Jacques Chirac)

Righteous indignation: your own wrath as opposed to the shocking bad temper of others (Quote by - Elbert Hubbard)

A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

Cultivate a sweet temper and the sweet speech which is its natural consequence. (Quote by - Sri Sathya Sai Baba)

Ask yourself how many shots you would have saved if you never lost your temper, never got down on yourself, always developed a strategy before you hit, and always played within your own capabilities. (Quote by - Jack Nicklaus)

It is my view that the vegetarian manner of living by its purely physical effect on the human temperament would most beneficially influence the lot of mankind. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

Unfortunate impracticability of temper and spirit of opposition of those in authority over oneself misled oneself into frequent collision with my predecessors. (Quote by - Thomas Mitchell)


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