Gnomologia: Adagies and Proverbs; Wise Sentences and Witty Sayings, Ancient and Modern, Foreign and British, Collected by Thomas Fuller, 1732, p. 156
“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.”
Often misattributed to Mark Twain. Quoted in: The Baptist Observer: With Newsette Supplement: Journal of Indiana Baptist Convention. 1966-1969, Issue 7, Baptist observer, 1966
Attributed to Sigmund Freud and also to Colette, but no reference for this quote has been found on their works.
Quote of the day
“Like birds, whose beauties languish half concealed, Till, mounted on the wing, their glossy plumes Expanded, shine with azure, green and gold; How blessings brighten as they take their flight.”