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Top 82 Worry Quotes to Help You Stay Ahead (WISDOM)

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“If a problem is fixable, if a situation is such that you can do something about it, then there is no need to worry. If it’s not fixable, then there is no help in worrying. There is no benefit in worrying whatsoever.”

Dalai Lama
Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create. - Roy T. Bennett
Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create. – Roy T. Bennett
Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy. - Leo F. Buscaglia
Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy. – Leo F. Buscaglia
I know worrying works, because none of the stuff I worried about ever happened. - Will Rogers
I know worrying works, because none of the stuff I worried about ever happened. – Will Rogers
You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry, don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way. - Walter Hagen
You’re only here for a short visit. Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way. – Walter Hagen
Worry pretends to be necessary, but serves no useful purpose. - Eckhart Tolle
Worry pretends to be necessary, but serves no useful purpose. – Eckhart Tolle
Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s trouble. It takes away today’s peace. - Randy Armstrong
Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s trouble. It takes away today’s peace. – Randy Armstrong
Worry 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
Worry 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
People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. - George Bernard Shaw
People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. – George Bernard Shaw
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. - Elbert Hubbard
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. – Elbert Hubbard
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work. - John Lubbock
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work. – John Lubbock

21 Inspirational Worry Quotes To Dismiss Your Doubts and Fears

“If you ask what is the single most important key to longevity, I would have to say it is avoiding worry, stress and tension. And if you didn’t ask me, I’d still have to say it.”

George F. Burns
Don’t waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy. - Roy T. Bennett
Don’t waste your time in anger, regrets, worries, and grudges. Life is too short to be unhappy. – Roy T. Bennett
If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present. - Roy T. Bennett
If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present. – Roy T. Bennett

“It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there’s nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.”

Wayne Dyer
No amount of regretting can change the past, and no amount of worrying can change the future. - Roy T. Bennett
No amount of regretting can change the past, and no amount of worrying can change the future. – Roy T. Bennett
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present. - Marcus Aurelius
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present. – Marcus Aurelius

“Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. It’s not the hard work that kills; it’s the worrying that kills.”

Thomas Edison
Rather than sitting and worrying, do something, anything. Worrying is a  waste of time. - Catherine Pulsifer
Rather than sitting and worrying, do something, anything. Worrying is a waste of time. – Catherine Pulsifer
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment. - Dale Carnegie
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment. – Dale Carnegie
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today. - E. Joseph Cossman
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today. – E. Joseph Cossman
Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomorrow in Australia. - Charles M. Schulz
Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomorrow in Australia. – Charles M. Schulz
Life is too short to worry about anything. You had better enjoy it because the next day promises nothing. - Eric Davis
Life is too short to worry about anything. You had better enjoy it because the next day promises nothing. – Eric Davis
Worry is the stomach’s worst poison. - Alfred Nobel
Worry is the stomach’s worst poison. – Alfred Nobel
What worries you, masters you. - John Locke
What worries you, masters you. – John Locke
Whatever we expect with confidence becomes our own self-fulfilling prophecy. - Brian Tracy
Whatever we expect with confidence becomes our own self-fulfilling prophecy. – Brian Tracy
Comedy is probably a way of dealing with anxiety. Sometimes it’s a way of dealing with pain. - Hugh Grant
Comedy is probably a way of dealing with anxiety. Sometimes it’s a way of dealing with pain. – Hugh Grant
We've all felt down at some point. It's inevitable. It could start from a tiny seed of worry or sorrow and snowball into a vast area of your life. - Fearne Cotton
We’ve all felt down at some point. It’s inevitable. It could start from a tiny seed of worry or sorrow and snowball into a vast area of your life. – Fearne Cotton
Worry is wasting today's time. Cluttering up tomorrow's opportunities. With yesterday's trouble. - Grant Ngobean
Worry is wasting today’s time. Cluttering up tomorrow’s opportunities. With yesterday’s trouble. – Grant Ngobean
So, here are all the benefits of worrying none; nothing; notta one. - Byron Pulsifer
So, here are all the benefits of worrying: none; nothing; notta one. – Byron Pulsifer
Life’s too long to wait and too short to worry. - Todd Snider
Life’s too long to wait and too short to worry. – Todd Snider
Worrying is carrying tomorrow’s load with today’s strength. - Corrie Ten Boom
Worrying is carrying tomorrow’s load with today’s strength. – Corrie Ten Boom

18 Worry Quotes To Stop Your Over-Thinking

“When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.”

Winston Churchill
If you treat every situation as a life and death matter, you’ll die a lot of times. - Dean Smith
If you treat every situation as a life and death matter, you’ll die a lot of times. – Dean Smith
Worry is like a rocking chair it gives you something to do but never gets you anywhere. - Erma Bombeck
Worry is like a rocking chair: it gives you something to do but never gets you anywhere. – Erma Bombeck

“The truth is that there is no actual stress or anxiety in the world; it’s your thoughts that create these false beliefs. You can’t package stress, touch it, or see it. There are only people engaged in stressful thinking.”

Wayne Dyer
There is a great difference between worry and concern. A worried person sees a problem, and a concerned person solves a problem. - Harold Stephen
There is a great difference between worry and concern. A worried person sees a problem, and a concerned person solves a problem. – Harold Stephen
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble. - George Washington
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble. – George Washington

“It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear; about two of them nothing can be done, so it’s no use worrying; and two perhaps can be settled.”

Winston Churchill
At the end of the day, life is too short to worry. - Lauren Ash
At the end of the day, life is too short to worry. – Lauren Ash
If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about What is there to fear - Confucius
If you look into your own heart, and you find nothing wrong there, what is there to worry about? What is there to fear? – Confucius
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety. - Aesop
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety. – Aesop
With confidence, you have won before you have started. - Marcus Garvey
With confidence, you have won before you have started. – Marcus Garvey
Use your time and energy to accomplish great things instead of worrying, placing blame or spreading criticism. - Les Brown
Use your time and energy to accomplish great things instead of worrying, placing blame or spreading criticism. – Les Brown
Sorrow looks back. Worry looks around. Faith looks up. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sorrow looks back. Worry looks around. Faith looks up. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Whatever is going to happen will happen, whether we worry or not. - Ana Monnar
Whatever is going to happen will happen, whether we worry or not. – Ana Monnar
Worry is a misuse of the imagination. - Dan Zadra
Worry is a misuse of the imagination. – Dan Zadra
Worrying doesn’t get you anywhere. - Van Wilder
Worrying doesn’t get you anywhere. – Van Wilder
The day you stop worrying will be the first day of your new life; anxiety takes you in circles, trust in yourself and become free.
The day you stop worrying will be the first day of your new life; anxiety takes you in circles, trust in yourself and become free.
Why worry If you’ve done the very best you can, worrying won’t make it any better.
Why worry? If you’ve done the very best you can, worrying won’t make it any better.

3 Worry Quotes About Being Famous

“Don’t worry about being famous or making money; the most important thing is being the best. You have to become a master of your craft, and everything else will come.”

Anastasia Soare
Don't worry about being a star, worry about doing good work, and all that will come to you. - Ice Cube
Don’t worry about being a star, worry about doing good work, and all that will come to you. – Ice Cube
I try to keep it real. I don't have time to worry about what I'm projecting to the world. I'm just busy being myself. - Demi Lovato
I try to keep it real. I don’t have time to worry about what I’m projecting to the world. I’m just busy being myself. – Demi Lovato

3 Worry Quotes About What Other People Think

You probably wouldn’t worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do. - Olin Miller
You probably wouldn’t worry about what people think of you if you could know how seldom they do. – Olin Miller
Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. - Abraham Lincoln
Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. – Abraham Lincoln
I just stay in my own lane and not worry about what anyone else is doing and settling my own pace. - Roddy Ricch
I just stay in my own lane and not worry about what anyone else is doing and settling my own pace. – Roddy Ricch

2 Worry Quotes That Will Push You To Take Action

Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.”

Norman Vincent Peale
I never worry about action, but only inaction. - Winston Churchill
I never worry about action, but only inaction. – Winston Churchill

9 Worry Quotes That Inspires Spiritual Healing

“We humans have lost the wisdom of genuinely resting and relaxing. We worry too much. We don’t allow our bodies to heal, and we don’t allow our minds and hearts to heal.”

Thich Nhat Hanh
Pray, and let God worry. - Martin Luther
Pray, and let God worry. – Martin Luther

“I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn’t need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.”

Henry Ford
Turn your attention for a while away from the worries and anxieties. Remind yourself of all your many blessings. - Ralph Marston
Turn your attention for a while away from the worries and anxieties. Remind yourself of all your many blessings. – Ralph Marston

“It is not the end of the physical body that should worry us. Rather, our concern must be to live while we’re alive – to release our inner selves from the spiritual death that comes with living behind a façade designed to conform to external definitions of who and what we are.”

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Worry a little bit every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything. - Mary Hemingway
Worry a little bit every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything. – Mary Hemingway

“Worry is not about the possible troubles of the future; for if they come, you are but anticipating and adding to their weight; and if they do not come, your worry is useless; and in either case, it is weak and in vain, and a distrust of God’s providence.”

Hugh Blair
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever. - Mahatma Gandhi
There is nothing that wastes the body like worry, and one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever. – Mahatma Gandhi

“Because God created you and Christ has made you acceptable, don’t worry about what other people say about you. God is with you and he is for you. God will never leave you.”

Rick Warren

15 Worry Quotes That Will Make You Think

“People get so in the habit of worry that if you save them from drowning and put them on a bank to dry in the sun with hot chocolate and muffins they wonder whether they are catching a cold.”

John Jay Chapman
When one has too great a dread of what is impending, one feels some relief when the trouble has come. - Joseph Joubert
When one has too great a dread of what is impending, one feels some relief when the trouble has come. – Joseph Joubert

“If you ask what is the single most important key to longevity, I would have to say it is avoiding worry, stress and tension. And if you didn’t ask me, I’d still have to say it.”

George Burns
Worry compounds the futility of being trapped on a dead-end street. Thinking opens new avenues. - Cullen Hightower
Worry compounds the futility of being trapped on a dead-end street. Thinking opens new avenues. – Cullen Hightower
Somehow our devils are never quite what we expect when we meet them face to face. - Nelson DeMille
Somehow our devils are never quite what we expect when we meet them face to face. – Nelson DeMille

“Life is difficult for everyone; everyone has bad days. Everyone has trouble in their life, because it doesn’t matter how rich you are: Sickness and trouble and worry and love, these things will mess with you at every level of life.”

Domhnall Gleeson
Don't worry about the horse being blind, just load the wagon. - John Madden
Don’t worry about the horse being blind, just load the wagon. – John Madden
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater. - Albert Einstein
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater. – Albert Einstein

“Start small, think big. Don’t worry about too many things at once. Take a handful of simple things to begin with, and then progress to more complex ones. Think about not just tomorrow but the future. Put a ding in the universe.”

Steve Jobs
Without anxiety and illness I should have been like a ship without a rudder. - Edvard Munch
Without anxiety and illness I should have been like a ship without a rudder. – Edvard Munch
A mistake in judgment isn’t fatal, but too much anxiety about judgment is. - Pauline Kael
A mistake in judgment isn’t fatal, but too much anxiety about judgment is. – Pauline Kael
Every day, every hour for many of us, we are bombarded with information that keeps us stirred up, worried, and chasing paper tigers. - S.J Scott & Barrie Davenport
Every day, every hour for many of us, we are bombarded with information that keeps us stirred up, worried, and chasing paper tigers. – S.J Scott & Barrie Davenport
Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems. - Epictetus
Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems. – Epictetus
I never worry about the problem. I worry about the solution. - Shaquille O’Neal
I never worry about the problem. I worry about the solution. – Shaquille O’Neal
I try to only worry about things I have control over. - Steve Nash
I try to only worry about things I have control over. – Steve Nash

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