Inspirational Wrath Quotes & Sayings On God, Man

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A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging wrath quotes, wrath sayings, and wrath proverbs.

Best Wrath Quotes

  1. “Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored.” ~ Julia Ward Howe
  2. “Sport begets tumultuous strife and wrath, and wrath begets fierce quarrels and war to the death.” ~ Horace
  3. “In the souls of the people, the grapes of wrath are filling and growing heavy, growing heavy for the vintage.” ~ John Steinbeck
  4. “Come not between the dragon and his wrath.” ~ William Shakespeare
  5. “For in the voyage of the heart, there is a freight of hatred, and the wind of wrath blows shrill.” ~ Aeschylus

  6. “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.” ~ Mark Twain
  7. “We fear men so much because we fear God so little. One fear cures another. When man’s terror scares you, turn your thoughts to the wrath of God.” ~ Gilbert K. Chesterton
  8. “THE POISON TREE I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was angry with my foe; I told it not, my wrath did grow. And I watered it in fears, Night & morning with my tears; And I sunned it with my smiles And with soft deceitful wiles. And it grew both day and night, Till it bore an apple bright; And my foe beheld it shine, And he knew that it was mine, And into my garden stole When the night had veiled the pole: In the morning glad I see My foe outstretched beneath the tree.” ~ William Blake
  9. “The American people are slow to wrath, but when their wrath is once kindled it burns like a consuming flame.” ~ Theodore Roosevelt
  10. “This said that wrath is the last thing in a man to grow old.” ~ Alcaeus

  11. “I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was angry with my foe: I told it not, my wrath did grow.” ~ William Blake
  12. “How can you frighten a man whose hunger is not only in his own cramped stomach but in the wretched bellies of his children? You can’t scare him–he has known a fear beyond every other.” ~ John Steinbeck , Wrath quotes of man
  13. “Our people are good people; our people are kind people. Pray God someday kind people won’t all be poor.” ~ John Steinbeck
  14. “To seek to extinguish anger utterly is but a bravery of the Stoics. We have better oracles: ‘Be angry, but sin not.’ ‘Let not the sun go down upon your wrath.'” ~ Francis Bacon
  15. “There’s always a tension in me between my urge to destroy and my will to live… Every morning I wake up with a new wrath, a new suspiciousness, a new desire to live.” ~ Ingmar Bergman

  16. “But when I breath with the birds, The spirit of wrath becomes the spirit of blessings, And the dead begin from their dark to sing in my sleep.” ~ Theodore Roethke
  17. “And this I know; whether the one True Light Kindle to Love or Wrath consume me quite, One flash of it within the Tavern caught Better than in the temple lost outright.” ~ Omar Khayyam
  18. “The bow of God’s wrath is bent, and His arrows made ready upon the string. Justice points the arrow at your heart and strings the bow. It is nothing but the mere pleasure of God (and that of an angry God without any promise or obligation at all) that keeps the arrow one moment from being made drunk with your blood.” ~ Jonathan Edwards
  19. “And the little screaming fact that sounds through all history: repression works only to strengthen and knit the repressed.” ~ John Steinbeck

  20. “My son has few friends and even fewer who know him for what he is. So long as you protect him, you live. Sumerian or not. But if you prove false in anything you’ve said here today, I will bring a wrath down on you so sever that you will spend eternity trying to dig out your own brains to alleviate the pain of it. (Apollymi)” ~ Sherrilyn Kenyon
  21. “Give assistance, and receive thanks lighter than a feather: injure a man, and his wrath will be like lead.” ~ Plautus
  22. “The bank is something more than men, I tell you. It’s the monster. Men made it, but they can’t control it.” ~ John Steinbeck
  23. “Hate is the wrath of the weak.” ~ Alphonse Daudet

  24. “Is there not some chosen curse, some hidden thunder in the stores of heaven, red with uncommon wrath, to blast the man who owes his greatness to his country’s ruin!” ~ Joseph Addison
  25. “The tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.” ~ William Blake
  26. “A god who is all love, all grace, all mercy, no sovereignty, no justice, no holiness, and no wrath is an idol.” ~ R. C. Sproul
  27. “Great innovators and original thinkers and artists attract the wrath of mediocrities as lightning rods draw the flashes.” ~ Theodor Reik
  28. “We must set up a strong present tense against all rumors of wrath, past and to come.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

  29. “But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save me, oh, save me, from the candid friend!” ~ George Canning
  30. “There ain’t no sin and there ain’t no virtue. There’s just stuff people do.” ~ John Steinbeck
  31. “A god of kindness would be charitable to all. Your god of wrath and punishment is but a monstrous phantasy.” ~ Emile Zola
  32. “God’s wrath is not an implacable, blind rage. However emotional it may be, it is an entirely reasonable and willed response to offenses against his holiness. But his love . . . wells up amidst his perfections and is not generated by the loveliness of the loved. Thus there is nothing intrinsically impossible about wrath and love being directed toward the same individual or people at the same time. God in his perfections must be wrathful against his rebel image-bearers, for they have offended him; God in his perfections must be loving toward his rebel image-bearers, for he is that kind of God” ~ D. A. Carson , God’s wrath quotes
  33. “The quality of owning freezes you forever in “I,” and cuts you off forever from the “we.” ~ John Steinbeck

  34. “The wrath of God lies sleeping. It was hid a million years before men were and only men have the power to wake it.” ~ Cormac McCarthy
  35. “Fear has been the original parent of superstition, and every new calamity urges trembling mortals to deprecate the wrath of their invisible enemies.” ~ Edward Gibbon
  36. “Men are not in hell because God is angry with them. They are in wrath and darkness because they have done to the light, which infinitely flows forth from God, as that man does to the light who puts out his own eyes .” ~ William Law
  37. “In our proud love affair with ourselves, we pour contempt, whether we know it or not, on the worth of God’s glory. As our pride pours contempt upon God’s glory, His righteousness obliges Him to pour wrath upon our pride.” ~ John Piper
  38. “A background of wrath, which can be stirred up to the murderous infernal pitch, does lie in every man.” ~ Thomas Carlyle

  39. “Augustine wounds of a friend are better than the kisses of an enemy. To love with sternness is better than to deceive with gentleness…. In Luke [14:23] it is written: “Compel people to come in!” By threats of the wrath of God, the Father draws souls to his Son.” ~ Saint Augustine
  40. “We are recipients of God’s choicest blessings. We enjoy an abundance of material things beyond that enjoyed by any other nation in the history of the world; but unless we keep alive a realization that all these blessings come from God and are a part of our great spiritual heritage, they may crumble as ashes in our hands. “In nothing doth man offend God, or against none is his wrath kindled, save those who confess not his hand in all things and obey not his commandments.”” ~ Ezra Taft Benson
  41. “To an age which has unashamedly sold itself to the gods of greed, pride, sex, and self-will, the church mumbles on about God’s kindness but says virtually nothing about his judgment… The fact is that the subject of divine wrath has become taboo in modern society, and Christians by and large have accepted the taboo and conditioned themselves never to raise the matter.” ~ J. I. Packer
  42. “Keep God’s covenant in your trials; hold you by His blessed word, and sin not; flee anger, wrath, grudging, envying, fretting; forgive a hundred pence to your fellow-servant, because your Lord hath forgiven you ten thousand talents: for, I assure you by the Lord, your adversaries shall get no advantage against you, except you sin, and offend your Lord, in your sufferings.” ~ Samuel Rutherford
  43. “God’s blessing is not always to be distinguished from His wrath.” ~ Joyce Carol Oates

  44. “Wherever they’s a fight so hungry people can eat, I’ll be there. Wherever they’s a cop beatin’ up a guy, I’ll be there. If Casy knowed, why, I’ll be in the way guys yell when they’re mad an’—I’ll be in the way kids laugh when they’re hungry n’ they know supper’s ready. An’ when our folks eat the stuff they raise an’ live in the houses they build—why, I’ll be there.” ~ John Steinbeck
  45. “The God that holds you over the pit of hell, much as one holds a spider… abhors you, and is dreadfully provoked: his wrath towards you burns like fire; he looks upon you as worthy of nothing else, but to be cast into the fire.” ~ Jonathan Edwards
  46. “There are answers which, in turning away wrath, only send it to the other end of the room.” ~ George Eliot
  47. “The break would never come as long as fear could turn to wrath.” ~ John Steinbeck
  48. “Hell is the wrath of God–His hate of sin.” ~ Philip James Bailey

  49. “The wrath that on conviction subsides into mildness, is the wrath of a generous mind.” ~ Johann Kaspar Lavater
  50. “Hasty wrath and heedless hazardy do breed repentance late and lasting infamy.” ~ Edmund Spenser
  51. “A people’s wrath voiced abroad bringeth grave Danger, no less than public curse pronounced.” ~ Aeschylus
  52. “Hastiness is the beginning of wrath, and its end repentance.” ~ Ovid
  53. “The love of God is no human projection, but the wrath of God is. In fact, what we call the wrath of God is really the love of God experienced by a fool.” ~ Peter Kreeft

  54. “Take heed of the wrath of a mighty man, and the tumult of the people.” ~ George Herbert
  55. “A God without wrath brought human beings without sin into a kingdom without judgment through ministrations of a Christ without a cross.” ~ H. Richard Niebuhr
  56. “You regard it as impossible that a sinner should be struck down by the wrath of God! I do not!” ~ Agatha Christie
  57. “Fathers, provoke not your children to wrath.” ~ Fyodor Dostoevsky

  58. “I am genuinely sorry for scientists of the younger generation who never knew Fisher personally. So long as you avoided a handful of subjects like inverse probability that would turn Fisher in the briefest possible moment from extreme urbanity into a boiling cauldron of wrath, you got by with little worse than a thick head from the port which he, like the Cambridge mathematician J. E. Littlewood, loved to drink in the evening. And on the credit side you gained a cherished memory of English spoken in a Shakespearean style and delivered in the manner of a Spanish grandee.” ~ Fred Hoyle
  59. “The racist dog policemen must withdraw immediately from our communities, cease their wanton murder and brutality and torture of black people, or face the wrath of the armed people.” ~ Huey Newton
  60. “So that, were it the purpose of God to produce comets as signs of his wrath it would be true to say that he is quickening a false devotion almost all over the world, increasing the number of pilgrims to Mecca, multiplying the offerings to the most famous impostors, inducing men to build mosques for Mohammedan worship, causing the invention of new superstitions among the dervishes – in a word, stimulating many abominable things which otherwise might not have been.” ~ Pierre Bayle
  61. “AIDS is the wrath of a just God against homosexuals. To oppose it would be like an Israelite jumping in the Red Sea to save one of Pharaoh’s charioteers. AIDS is not just God’s punishment for homosexuals. It is God’s punishment for the society that tolerates homosexuals.” ~ Jerry Falwell
  62. “Homosexuality is Satan’s diabolical attack upon the family that will not only have a corrupting influence upon our next generation, but it will also bring down the wrath of God upon America.” ~ Jerry Falwell

  63. “There are answers which, in turning away wrath, only send it to the other end of the room, and to have a discussion coolly waived when you feel that justice is all on your own side is even more exasperating in marriage than in philosophy.” ~ George Eliot
  64. “The proletarians, driven to despair, will seize the torch which Stephens has preached to them; the vengeance of the people will come down with a wrath of which the rage of 1795 gives no true idea. The war of the poor against the rich will be the bloodiest ever waged.” ~ Friedrich Engels
  65. “The pure love of Christ can remove the scales of resentment and wrath from our eyes, allowing us to see others the way our Heavenly Father sees us: as flawed and imperfect mortals who have potential and worth far beyond our capacity to imagine. Because God loves us so much, we too must love and forgive each other.” ~ Dieter F. Uchtdorf

Wrath is strong vengeful anger or indignation.

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