Tension Quotes

A warrior of the light...never confuses tension with anxiety.

Paulo Coelho

Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.

Chinese Proverb

Some tension is necessary for the soul to grow, and we can put that tension to good use. We can look for every opportunity to give and receive love, to appreciate nature, to heal our wounds and the wounds of others, to forgive, and to serve.

Joan Borysenko

The tension on the team is up by several factors because of what happened.

Richard Cook

The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Relaxation means releasing all concern and tension and letting the natural order of life flow through one's being

Donald Curtis

We who in engage in nonviolent direct action are not the creators of tension. We merely bring to the surface the hidden tension that is already alive.

Martin Luther King Jr

You translate everything--whether physical, mental, or spiritual into muscular tension.

FM Alexander

What man actually needs is not a tensionless state but rather the striving and struggling for a worthwhile goal, a freely chosen task.

Viktor E. Frankl

The tension between "yes" and "no," between "I can" and "I cannot," makes us feel that, in so many instances, human life is an interminable debate with one's self.

Anatole Broyard

Secrecy involves a tension which, at the moment of revelation, finds its release.

Georg Simmel

Through laughter, a lot of the time you can defuse the tension that would usually be there.

Michael Hunter

An atmosphere of racial tension in the jury room prevented meaningful deliberations from taking place.

Susan Roberts

It is my method to apply tension at all times.

James Galway

Police are trying to do it in a very low-key way to prevent an escalation of tension.

Douglas Coffman

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Updated On : February 20, 2013
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