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Type: Spiritual Teacher
Nationality: Nepalese
Date of Birth: 563 BC
Date of Death: 483 BC


 

Buddha Quotes > Holding on to anger is like...

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Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.
Buddha
About: Anger

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