Terms Defined: Worry

Do not worry about tomorrow; tomorrow will take care of itself.

— Jesus Christ, Matthew 6:34

I have known a great many worries, but most of them have never happened.

— Mark Twain

Sorrow looks back, worry looks forward, faith looks up.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

If there is no solution, why worry? If there is a solution, why worry?

— Dalai Lama XIV

The whole thing is quite hopeless, so it’s no good worrying about tomorrow. It probably won’t come.

— J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It’s already tomorrow in Australia.

— Charles Schulz

Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.

— Dale Carnegie


If worry were an effective weight-loss program, women would be invisible.

— Nancy Drew


Worry should drive us into action and not into depression. No man is free who cannot control himself.

— Pythagoras


You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.

— Eleanor Roosevelt


You become a worrier by practising worry. You can become free of worry by practising the opposite and stronger habit of faith.

— Norman Vincent Peale

Learn to do thy part and leave the rest to heaven.

— Cardinal John Henry Newman


Posted on November 30, 2012, in Defined Terms, Quotes and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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