This is the precept by which I have lived: Prepare for the worst; expect the best; and take what comes.
Worry is just about the worst form of mental activity there isónext to hate, which is deeply self destructive. Worry is pointless. It is wasted mental energy. It also creates bio-chemical reactions which harm the body, producing everything from indigestion to coronary arrest, and a multitude of things in between
Health will improve almost at once when worrying ends
Worry is the activity of a mind which does not understand its connection with Me
Hatred is the most severely damaging mental condition. It poisons the body, and its effects are virtually irreversible
No man ever sank under the burden of the day. It is when tomorrow's burden is added to the burden of today, that the weight is more than a man can bear.
Worry is a useless mulling over of things we cannot change.
A worried man could borrow a lot of trouble with practically no collateral.
Bacteria and other microorganisms find it easier to infect people who worry and fret.
There is nothing so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it in expecting evil before it arrives?
Worry is like racing the engine of an automobile without letting in the clutch.
It ain't no use putting up your umbrella till it rains!
When speculation has done its worst, two and two still make four.
Anxiety is the poison of human life, the parent of many sins and of more miseries.... Can it alter the cause, or unravel the mystery of human events?
It only seems as if you are doing something when you're worrying.
Worry is as useless as a handle on a snowball.
When you worry, you go over the same ground endlessly and come out the same place you started. Thinking, on the other hand, makes progress from one place to another. ... The problem of life is to change worry into thinking, and anxiety into creative action.
Which of you by being anxious can add one cubit unto his stature?
I think these difficult times have helped me to understand better than before how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way, and that so many things that one goes around worrying about are of no importance whatsoever.
Cast away care; he that loves sorrow lengthens not a day, nor can he buy tomorrow.
T'ain't worthwhile to wear a day all out before it comes.
Be, therefore, not anxious about tomorrow; for tomorrow will be anxious for the things of itself.
Never despair, but if you do, work on in despair
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