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Mutability of temper and inconsistency with ourselves is the greatest weakness of human nature.
Inconsistency
Joseph Addison

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We must interpret a bad temper as a sign of inferiority.
Inferiority
Alfred Adler

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Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passion.
Character
St. Thomas Aquinas

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Temper is a weapon that we hold by the blade.
Anger
Sir James M. Barrie

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The highest virtue found in the tropics is chastity, and in the colder regions, temperance.
Virtue
Christian Nevell Bovee

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Temperance is a bridle of gold.
Discipline
Burton

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If the cut of the costume indicates intellect and talent, then the color indicates temper and heart.
Fashion
Thomas Carlyle

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The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament and heart.
Temperament
Thomas Carlyle

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Artistic temperament is the disease that afflicts amateurs.
Temperament
Gilbert K. Chesterton

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A sensual and intemperate youth translates into an old worn-out body.
Youth
Marcus T. Cicero

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Many people lose their tempers merely from seeing you keep yours.
Temper
Frank Moore Colby

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A person's fate is their own temper.
Temperament
Benjamin Disraeli

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There is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament.
Charm
Henry Van Dyke

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Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness -- an open and noble temper.
Health
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Men lose their tempers in defending their taste.
Temper
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.
Cheerfulness
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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An exaggeration is a truth that has lost its temper.
Exaggeration
Kahlil Gibran

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The truth is that there is no terror untempered by some great moral idea.
Fear
Jean-Luc Godard

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Never do anything when you are in a temper, for you will do everything wrong.
Anger
Baltasar Gracian

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Good temper is an estate for life.
Temper
William Hazlitt

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Good temper is one of the greatest preservers of the features.
Temper
William Hazlitt

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Thou knowst the oer-eager vehemence of youth,How quick in temper, and in judgement weak.
Uncategorised
Homer

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The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
Anger
Joseph Joubert

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I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick to come to the top.
Depression
John Keats

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When suave politeness, tempering bigot zeal, corrected I believe to One does feel.
Creeds
Ronald Knox

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