Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Anger is a Thief

Anger deprives a sage of his wisdom, a prophet of his vision.

- Simeon b. Lakish, Talmud: Pesahim 66b

5 comments:

Don said...

Anger deprives a sage of his wisdom, a prophet of his vision.

But it sure gets attention.

human being said...

So true Don... but just for a short while...

anger is when the ego feel it's in danger

human being said...

*feels

Don said...

Human being,

There may be some hope for us yet. Just look at what happens when someone gets angry in public. Everybody around them stares wide-eyed, wishing it to be over.

jon be me said...

Do your emotions control you or do you control your emotions?