Worry Quotes

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

Thomas Jefferson

The misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen.

James Russell Lowell

What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This was a great year for preventive worrying. Seldom in recent history have so many people worried about so many things that didn't happen in the end.

James Reston

Needless fear and panic over disease or misfortune that seldom materialize are simply bad habits. By proper ventilation and illumination of the mind it is possible to cultivate tolerance, poise and real courage.

Elie Metchnikoff

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

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

Mark Twain

My life has been full of terrible misfortunes, most of which never happened.

Michel de Montaigne

The crisis you have to worry about most is the one you don't see coming.

Mike Mansfield

Worry is the cross which we make for ourselves by overanxiety.

Francois de Fenelon

Worry is interest paid on trouble before it comes due.

William Ralph Inge

Worry is a morbid anticipation of events which never happen.

Russell Green

Happy the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying, once and for all.

Ovid

A request not to worry ... is perhaps the least soothing message capable of human utterance.

Mignon G. Eberhart

A man ninety years old was asked to what he attributed his longevity. "I reckon," he said, with a twinkle in his eye, "it's because most nights I went to bed and slept when I should have sat up and worried."

Dorothea Kent

Don't hurry, don't worry. You're only here for a short visit. So be sure to stop and smell the flowers.

Walter Hagen

Every faculty and virtue I possess can be used as an instrument with which to worry myself.

Mark Rutherford

Worry is most apt to ride you ragged not when you are in action, but when the day's work is done. Your imagination can run riot then ... your mind is like a motor operating without its load

James L. Muresell

"Worry" is a word that I don't allow myself to use.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Real difficulties can be overcome, it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable.

Theodore N. Vail

People regularly misinterpret what I say, the question is whether that's something I ought to worry about or not!

Jeff Garcia

A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.

Henry Ford

You didn't worry about money, you didn't worry about segregation.

Gene Benson

The more worrying feature of the new global corporate structures is their capacity to devastate national labour markets by transferring their operations to cheaper locations overseas.

Fredric Jameson

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Updated On : May 17, 2013
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