quotes

worry

It's not the work which kills people, it's the worry. It's not the revolution that destroys machinery it's the friction. • Henry Ward Beecher

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength. • Corrie Ten Boom

I never worry about action, but only inaction. • Winston Churchill

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater. • Albert Einstein

Pray, and let God worry. • Martin Luther

When I'm on stage by myself, I don't have to think about anything. I don't have to worry about anything because I'm not responsible for anything except just opening my mouth and making sure music comes out. • Bobby McFerrin

Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It's already tomorrow in Australia. • Charles M. Schulz

The best remedy for those who are frightened, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere they can be alone, alone with the sky, nature and God. For then and only then can you feel that everything is as it should be and that God wants people to be happy amid nature's beauty and simplicity. • Anne Frank (Excerpt from The Diary of a Young Girl, Wednesday, 23 February 1944 entry)

'Don't you worry, and don't you hurry.' I know that phrase by heart, and if all other music should perish out of the world it would still sing to me. • Mark Twain

Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble. • George Washington

The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work. • Robert Frost

Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it. • Mark Twain

Today is the tomorrow we worried about yesterday.• Author Unknown

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep. • Dale Carnegie

I've developed a new philosophy... I only dread one day at a time. • Charlie Brown, Peanuts

People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. • George Bernard Shaw, "Family Affection," Parents and Children, 1914

Any concern too small to be turned into a prayer is to small to be made into a burden. • Corrie Ten Boom, from Clippings from My Notebook

Worry is a cycle of inefficient thoughts whirling around a center of fear. • Corrie Ten Boom

Some of your hurts you have cured,
And the sharpest you still have survived,
But what torments of grief you endured
From the evil which never arrived. • Ralph Waldo Emerson

We are not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us; we are wondering how painful the best will turn out to be. • C.S. Lewis

I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened. • Mark Twain

How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened. • Thomas Jefferson

Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime and too sleepy to worry at night. • Author Unknown

Do not be afraid of tomorrow; for God is already there. • Author Unknown

Both worry and stress reek of arrogance. • Francis Chan