Worry & Anxiety

Worrying about something that may never happen is like paying interest on money you may never borrow. -- Unknown

Anxiety is the gap between the now and the later. - Fritz Perls

Worry is rust upon the blade. It is not the revolution that destroys the machinery, but the friction. - Henry Ward Beecher

Worry: the interest paid by those who borrow trouble. - George W. Lyon

Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight. - Benjamin Franklin

Worry is like a rocking chair, it gives you something to do but it doesn't take you anywhere.

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows; it empties today of its strength. - Corrie Ten Boom

There is a great difference between worry and concern. A worried person sees a problem, and a concerned person solves a problem. - Harold Stephens

A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work

Worry gives a small thing a big shadow. - Swedish Proverb

Worry doesn't help tomorrow's troubles, but it does ruin today's happiness.

Worry is interest on money never borrowed.

Half the worry in the world is caused by people trying to make decisions before they have sufficient knowledge on which to base a decision. - Dean Hawkes

Worry is a misuse of the imagination. - Dan Zadra

Worry is a darkroom where negatives develop.

Worry is interest paid on trouble before it falls due. - William Ralph Inge

Worry deprives us of our right to enjoy our life without giving us anything in return. - Robert Gerzon

Worry compounds the futility of being trapped on a dead-end street. Thinking opens new avenues. - Cullen Hightower

Worry is as useless as a handle on a snowball. - Mitzi Chandler

Eliminate worry by identifying the worst possible outcome of every situation. - Brian Tracy

Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained. - Arthur Somers Roche