Anger And Bitterness Quotes by Barbara De Angelis, Martin Luther King, Jr., Nancy Leigh DeMoss, Maya Angelou, Joan Lunden, Tullian Tchividjian and many others.
The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.
Never succumb to the temptation of bitterness.
The more we hold on to our hurts, anger and bitterness, the more we become slaves to unforgiveness.
Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
When we depend on anything smaller than God to provide us with the security, significance, meaning, and value that we long for, God will love us enough to take it away. Much of our anger and bitterness, therefore, is God prying open our hands and taking away something we’ve held onto more tightly than him.
Words can be said in bitterness and anger, and often there seems to be an element of truth in the nastiness. And words don’t go away, they just echo around.
If a small thing has the power to make you angry, does that not indicate something about your size?
Anger and bitterness are two noticeable signs of being focused on self and not trusting God’s sovereignty in your life. When you believe that God causes all things to work together for good to those who belong to Him and love Him, you can respond to trials with joy instead of anger or bitterness.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
Don’t let the sun go down on me.
Suffering is part of the human condition, and it comes to us all. The key is how we react to it, either turning away from God in anger and bitterness or growing closer to Him in trust and confidence.
Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
When I first got into the studio once again, and I started hearing the beats, the anger and bitterness was coming out of me. I guess somewhat I was also being brainwashed by what was going on today. I thought that to fit in, I had to do what was hot right now, which is not the case.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
They promised me that this would be my home. That girls like you would always be my sisters. But they weren’t my sisters, were they?” Catherine asked, but then the lunacy broke, a quick and fleeting crack, and through it I saw anger and bitterness and rage.