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Some men storm imaginary Alps all their lives, and die in the foothills cursing difficulties which do not exist.

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.

T'ain't worthwhile to wear a day all out before it comes.

That man is blest Who does his best And leaves the rest, Then-do not worry.

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

The expectation of an unpleasantness is more terrible than the thing itself.

The misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen.

The really frightening thing about middle age is that you know you'll grow out of it!

The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.

The worst is not so long as we can say, "This is the worst."

There are people who are always anticipating trouble, and in this way they manage to enjoy many sorrows that never really happen to them.

There are two days in the week about which and upon which I never worry. ... One of these days is Yesterday ... And the other day I do not worry about is Tomorrow.

There is nothing so wretched or foolish as to anticipate misfortunes. What madness is it in expecting evil before it arrives?

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.

Those who do not know how to fight worry die young.

Though life is made up of mere bubbles 'Tis better than many have, For while we've a whole lot of troubles The most of them never occur.

To be rich is not the end, but only a change, of worries.

Turn resolutely to work, to recreation, or in any case to physical exercise till you are so tired you can't help going to sleep, and when you wake up you won't want to worry.

We can always get along better by reason and love of truth than by worry of conscience and remorse. Harmful are these, and evil.

We have to fight them daily, like fleas, those many small worries about the morrow, for they sap our energies.


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