violent temper

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  • But some day you would probably discover that he had a most violent temper. Cited from Choice Readings for the Home Circle, by Anonymous
  • She was a woman of high spirit and had at times a violent temper. Cited from Famous Affinities of History V2, by Lyndon Orr
  • She was someone that you never wanted to cross because of her violent temper.
  • He was born to a powerful father who was known to have a violent temper.
  • She said that she did not mind her parents so much as she did the violent temper of her husband. Cited from Remarks, by Bill Nye
  • He refused at first, saying that his violent temper would cause him to kill without taking council first. Cited from Twenty Years Of Balkan Tangle, by Mary Edith Durham
  • Oh, his kindness is almost more difficult to bear than his violent temper! Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IX, Ed. by Francke
  • He had a violent temper and frequently killed people without reason.
  • He had a violent temper too, and especially when he had been drinking. Cited from Dramatic Works of Gerhart Hauptmann, V1, Hauptmann
  • What saved the two of them was the violent temper of the man. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • However the rough life he had as child caused him to have a violent temper at this point.
  • I have a violent temper, I cannot always answer for myself! Cited from The Schoolmaster and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • I should think you would see yourself how you suffer in the end by giving way to your violent temper. Cited from A Foregone Conclusion, by W. D. Howells
  • For the first time in his life, he put a curb upon his violent temper. Cited from Hubert's Wife, by Minnie Mary Lee
  • While well-liked, he displayed a violent temper throughout his adult life.
  • It was long before his violent temper became in any degree tractable. Cited from Quentin Durward, by Sir Walter Scott
  • Holland had a violent temper, which got him in trouble several times.
  • He was known for his hot and violent temper.
  • For the first few years she was almost in a state of despair, and several times her old violent temper broke out. Cited from Garman and Worse, by Alexander Lange Kielland
  • He came home one hard night, with signs of the bottle in his thick speech and violent temper. Cited from J.S. Le Fanu's Ghostly Tales, Volume 5, by J.S. Le Fanu
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