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James M. Barrie

“Temper is a weapon that we hold by the blade.” –James M. Barrie, playwright, born May 9th, 1860 Happy Birthday!! Advertisements

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David Hume

“He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper; but he Is more excellent who suits his temper to any circumstance.” –David Hume, philosopher, born May 7th, 1711 Happy Birthday!!

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Asperity (as-per-i-ty)

1) severity (of weather) 2) a. roughness of surface : uneven – a tiny projection from a surface b. roughness of sound 3) roughness of manner or temper   Example: He doesn’t like the asperity of most experimental music – … Continue reading

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