is a condition in which the tongue works faster than the mind. In
slow to speak and quick to listen.
If we are patient in one moment of anger,
we will escape a hundred
days of sorrow
Let's learn from the article that follows inspired by the writing of an
bad. Let God
As the story goes, an old grandfather, whose grandson came to him with anger
at a schoolmate who had done him an injustice, said, "Let me tell you a
story. I too, at times, have felt a great hate for those who have taken
so much, with no sorrow for what they do. But hate wears you down, and
does not hurt your enemy. It is like taking poison and wishing your
enemy would die. I have struggled with these feelings many times."
do something permanently stupid
because you are temporarily
He continued, "It is as if there are two wolves inside me; one is good
and does no harm. He lives in harmony with all around him and does not
take offense when no offense was intended. He will only fight when it is
right to do so, and in the right way."
"But the other wolf, ah! He is full of anger. The littlest thing will
set him into a fit of temper. He fights everyone, all the time, for no
reason. He cannot think because his anger and hate are so great. It is
hard to live with these two wolves inside me, for both of them try to
dominate my spirit."
The boy looked intently into his grandfather's eye and asked, "Which one
The grandfather solemnly said, "The one I feed."
By Tim Pedrosa
onto anger is like holding onto a hot coal with the intent of throwing
it at someone else; you're the one who gets burned. Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are
cherished in the mind. Anger will disappear just as soon as thoughts of
resentment are forgotten. ~Buddha