Fury Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old fury quotes, fury sayings, and fury proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

There is no fury like an ex-wife searching for a new lover.     

Cyril Connolly

Many people lose their tempers merely from seeing you keep yours.     

Frank Moore Colby

Vice is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment.     

Ben Jonson

Fury reigns down on those who ignore in the wisdom of fear itself.     

Abdulkadir Abdullahi Mohamed Mirre

I understand a fury in your words but not your words.     

William Shakespeare

The enemy fought with savage fury, and met death with all its horrors, without shrinking or complaining: not one asked to be spared, but fought as long as they could stand or sit.     

Davy Crockett

Fury itself supplies arms.     


He was a silent fury who no torment could tame.     

Jack London

No fury more righteous than that of a sinner accused of the wrong sin.     

Audre Lorde

Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.     

William Congreve

There is no passion so much transports the sincerity of judgement as doth anger.     

Michel de Montaigne

Abused patience turns to fury.     

Thomas Fuller

She was fury, she was wrath, she was vengeance.     

Sarah J. Maas

Anger is one of the sinners of the soul.     

Thomas Fuller

The future is not as loud as war, but it is relentless. It has a terrible fury all its own.     

Lauren Beukes

In the fury of the moment I can see the master's hand in every leaf that trembles, in every grain of sand.     

Bob Dylan

It is a struggle; for though the black man fights passively, he nevertheless fights; and his passive resistance is more effective at present than active resistance could possibly be. He bears the fury of the storm as does the willow tree.     

James Weldon Johnson

Beware of him that is slow to anger; for when it is long coming, it is the stronger when it comes, and the longer kept. Abused patience turns to fury.     

Francis Quarles

There is no fury like that against one who, we fear, may succeed in making us disloyal to beliefs we hold with passion, but have not really won.     

Learned Hand

Every stroke our fury strikes is sure to hit ourselves at last.     

William Penn