What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day.
Americans are the only people in the world known to me whose status anxiety prompts them to advertise their college and university affiliations in the rear window of their automobiles
Ruefulness is one of the classical tones of American fiction. It fosters a native, deglamorized form of anxiety.
Worry is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Anxiety is fear of one's self.
Anxiety is the space between the now and the then.
Anxiety in children is originally nothing other than an expression of the fact they are feeling the loss of the person they love
Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity
Anxiety is the essential condition of intellectual and artistic creation
Neither comprehension nor learning can take place in an atmosphere of anxiety.
Now is the age of anxiety.
We have a lot of anxieties, and one cancels out another very often.
Anxiety about the future never profits; we feel no evil until it comes, and when we feel it, no counsel helps; wisdom is either too early or too late.
This we can all bear witness to, living as we do plagued by unremitting anxiety . It becomes more and more imperative that the life of the spirit be avowed as the only firm basis upon which to establish happiness and peace.
It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the successes, the failures, and the knowledge that one has had. To help someone, avoid all the fire, pain and anxiety would be wonderful.
Nothing can be meaner than the anxiety to live on, to live on anyhow and in any shape
We walk in circles, so limited by our own anxieties that we can no longer distinguish between true and false, between the gangster's whim and the purest ideal
I am so anxious for you not to abdicate and I think the fact that you do is going to put me in the wrong light to the entire world because they will say that I could have prevented it.
The bow too tensely strung is easily broken.
Every faculty and virtue I possess can be used as an instrument with which to worry myself.
Do you want to know the surefire way to stay anxious? Dont do the thing that makes you nervous!
The source of anxiety lies in the future. If you can keep the future out of mind, you can forget your worries.
Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.