“I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”

“I have known a great many troubles, but most of them have never happened.”

“Worry is interest paid on trouble before it falls due.”

“Drag your thoughts away from your troubles… by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it.”

“Some of the worst things in my life never even happened.”

“I have never been in trouble that I couldn’t get out of by walking away from it.”

“Worrying is like paying a debt you don’t owe.”

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, it empties today of its strength.”

“Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.” “I’ve had a lot of worries in my life, most of which never happened.”

“Worrying is like rocking a chair, it gives you something to do, but it gets you nowhere.”

“I worry that the person who thought up Muzak may be thinking up something else.”

“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” BEATING THE HEAT QUOTES

“If you worry about yesterday’s failures, you will not have tomorrow’s successes.”

“Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.”

“I’ve had worries that have lasted for years, and nothing ever happened.”

“Worry is a total waste of time. It doesn’t change anything. All it does is steal your joy and keep you very busy doing nothing.”

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.”

“There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart… pursue those.”

“I have a lot of money, too much for my needs, but then of course I may need it later on, when I no longer have it.”

“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”

“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter—’tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”