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Quintus Horatius Flaccus

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Biography - Quintus Horatius Flaccus:

Roman lyric poet.
Born: -65 - Died: -8
Period:
1st century BC
Place of birth: Italy
Italy
Source: Epistles

Quote

Anger is a short madness.
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistles



Note  

Note



Other version: "Anger is brief insanity."




Translation  

Translation

(French, Latin, German)


French
La colère est une courte folie.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Épîtres

Latin
Ira furor brevis est.”

German
Zorn ist kurze Raserei.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistulae




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See also...



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Anger is the wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.”
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Those who live without madness are not as wise as they think.”
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We're all mad here.”
Lewis Carroll - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
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There is only one difference between a madman and me. I am not mad.”
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Wisdom has its excesses, and has no less need of moderation than does folly.”
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Jealousy lives upon doubts. It becomes madness or ceases entirely as soon as we pass from doubt to certainty.”
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Quotes for: anger:



Quotes for: anger

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Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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With the good man anger is quick to die.”
Publilius Syrus
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If I were not king, I should lose my temper.”
Louis XIV
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So when any one makes you angry, know that it is your own thought that has angered you.”
Epictetus
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Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.”
Benjamin Franklin
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Quintus Horatius Flaccus also said...


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Seize the day.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Odes
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Remember to keep a clear head in difficult times.”
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Don't despair”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus
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The word flies and cannot be recalled.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistles
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The wise man is rich”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus
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They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Epistles
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