58 Best Quotes about Worry

Worry Quote of the Day

Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. - Abraham Lincoln, American President

Forget the past - the future will give you plenty to worry about. - George Allen‚ Sr. , Coach

Future Quotes

Like most people who live in India, I complain about corruption, but know that I can live with corrupt men. It is the honest ones I secretly worry about. - Aravind Adiga, Indian Writer

Men Quotes

What I worry about would be that you essentially have two chambers, the House and the Senate, but you have simply, majoritarian, absolute power on either side. And that's just not what the founders intended. - Barack Obama, American President

Power Quotes


I am not an atheist; I believe in God. But my religion ends there. I have my own personal belief system that is so strong it allows me to do what I do. I don't have to worry about going to Hell because of Slayer, you know? Everyone has a personal belief system and believes in life somehow. - Tom Araya , Musician

Life Quotes, God Quotes, Belief Quotes, Hell Quotes, Religion Quotes

I never worry about action, but only inaction. - Winston Churchill, Statesman

Action Quotes

See, the thing that bothers me with young actors, young actors of color specifically, is that they see movies and television, and they figure that's all it is to it. They have no respect for the craft. They want to be, you know, movie stars or whatever. And I worry that we're losing a certain quality, you know? - James Avery, Actor

Respect Quotes, Vision Quotes

Few people wear out before their time. Mostly they rust out, worry out, run out - spill out. A machine must have care and its different parts must be adjusted properly. No machine has ever approached the human machine. When it is right, it is in health. - George Matthew Adams, Editor

Health Quotes, Time Quotes

You are only an actor if you absolutely love it and can not do anything else. Starving for your art is great in your 20s, but it's not so great at 35. It has to be absolute love. You can't worry about being a movie star or anything else. Just love. That's it. - James Avery, Actor

Love Quotes, Great Quotes, Art Quotes

Don't stay at the job for safe salary increases over time. That will never get you where you want - freedom from financial worry. Only free time, imagination, creativity, and an ability to disappear will help you deliver value that nobody ever delivered before in the history of mankind. - James Altucher, Author

Freedom Quotes, Help Quotes, Time Quotes, Ability Quotes, Creativity Quotes, Imagination Quotes, History Quotes

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 , Psychologist

Control Quotes

It's a funny thing that when a man hasn't anything on earth to worry about, he goes off and gets married. - Robert Frost, Poet

My wife gets mad at me, because I'll worry more about my friends than I worry about myself. - Kris Allen , Musician

Thomas Jefferson once said, 'We should never judge a president by his age, only by his works.' And ever since he told me that, I stopped worrying. - Ronald Reagan, President

Age Quotes, Work Quotes

Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats. - Howard Aiken , Scientist

Ideas Quotes

I don't really worry about the size of the part much any more. It's nice to have more time to work on the character, and to have big scenes to play. But if there's something playable there, and if it's interesting to do, then that's nice. - Alan Alda , American Actor

Time Quotes, Work Quotes, Character Quotes

I think I, like a lot of people, have that type of brain where I find it interesting or fulfilling to worry about something. - Maria Bamford

I'm not the kind of writer who's able to block out the world around me. I'm mindful of our own haves and have-nots, how our culture often blames and punishes the have-nots. I worry about our precarious economic and political climate. - Julianna Baggott, Novelist

Blame Quotes, Mind Quotes

Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning. - Winston Churchill, Statesman

Planning Quotes, Thinking Quotes

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater. - Albert Einstein, German Physicist

Great Quotes, Difficulties Quotes, Mathematics Quotes

Every success story has a parent who says, 'over my dead body.' Every success story has an old person who walks up to you and says, when you're acting the fool, 'you know I worry about you sometimes.' - Bill Cosby, American Comedian

Success Quotes

I have a tremendous amount of respect for military families. To have to worry about your loved ones and still try and live a normal life is extremely hard. - Ashanti , American Musician

Love Quotes, Life Quotes, Respect Quotes

I have no regrets. I wouldn't have lived my life the way I did if I was going to worry about what people were going to say. - Ingrid Bergman, Actress

Life Quotes, Regret Quotes

Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition. - Abraham Lincoln, American President

Recognition Quotes, Worth Quotes

My mom is very structured. She gets up, she does her prayers, and she eats her oatmeal with blueberries and Greek yogurt, and she has her prayer list, and she doesn't worry too much about things. - Maria Bamford

Prayer Quotes

I'd always tried not to worry about the size of the role or the size of the film. - Kevin Bacon, Actor

When my daughter was 3, she was eating Cheerios and spilled some on the table. So she swiped them onto the floor. I said, 'Darcy, what are you doing?' She said: 'Don't worry, Daddy, the robot will get it.' I didn't know whether to be horrified or proud. It was this idea that homes take care of themselves and robots are part of that. - Colin Angle, Businessman

The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work. - Robert Frost, Poet

Work Quotes

When there's an important tournament going on, I try and stay in a bubble. It's easy that way because then you don't have to worry about anything else. - Viswanathan Anand, Celebrity

Important Quotes

What used to keep me up at night was the fact that I didn't know how I was going to pay the rent. Now that I can pay the rent, I'm worrying about people I care about, you know, the people I love. The little aches and pains of my children that I, my family. That's always first. - Paul Auster, Author

Children Quotes, Love Quotes, Pain Quotes

I don't spend my hours worrying how to slip a social message into my act. - Bill Cosby, American Comedian

Nope, I don't enjoy work generally. Not because I'm lazy; it's just all so stressful and worrying. - Rowan Atkinson, Comedian

Stress Quotes, Work Quotes

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, Philosopher

Fear Quotes, Heart Quotes

I don't worry about great visuals that they showed that weren't actually running on real hardware. It doesn't matter. Gamers don't make their purchase decisions based on movies that were shown in May for products that come out in March. - J Allard , Scientist

Decision Quotes, Great Quotes

I do know this: God does answer your prayers, but it's not always in the way you expect. God knows what's best for us, though, so there's no need to worry when things don't go how we originally wanted them to go. - Lou Holtz

God Quotes, Prayer Quotes

I did a voice for this video game called 'Fallout 3,' and that was really fun. I had a great time, especially since I could show up in PJs and not have to worry about how I looked. - Odette Annable , Actress

Great Quotes, Time Quotes

Worry does not mean fear, but readiness for the confrontation. - Bashar al-Assad , Syrian Statesman

Fear Quotes, Readiness Quotes

If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure. - H. Jackson Brown‚ Jr.

Failure Quotes, Time Quotes

I've always believed in writing without a collaborator, because where two people are writing the same book, each believes he gets all the worry and only half the royalties. - Agatha Christie, English Writer

The more technique you have, the less you have to worry about it. The more technique there is, the less there is. - Pablo Picasso

You can't start worrying about what's going to happen. You get spastic enough worrying about what's happening now. - Lauren Bacall, Actress

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy. - Leo Buscaglia, Author

Sorrow Quotes

Whenever things are good, I always worry about what could go wrong. - James Altucher, Author

Worry will never solve tomorrow's problems. It will only take energy away from today. - James Altucher, Author

Energy Quotes, Problems Quotes

I don't worry about the things I can't change. - Ferran Adria, Chef

Change Quotes

Once a novel gets going and I know it is viable, I don't then worry about plot or themes. These things will come in almost automatically because the characters are now pulling the story. - Chinua Achebe, Writer

Character Quotes

We are too quickly losing important landscapes in this country to development - and I worry that if we do not act to protect them now, future generations will grow up in a profoundly different world. - Louis Bacon, Businessman

Important Quotes, Future Quotes

As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey. - Ralph Waldo Emerson, Poet

Work Quotes

Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where they should be. Now put the foundations under them. - Henry David Thoreau

There is no rule without revolts and conspiracies, even as there is no property without work and worry. - Ivo Andric, Writer

Work Quotes

When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool. - Chinua Achebe, Writer

Suffering Quotes

4 Top quotes about Worry by Marilyn Monroe

All my stepchildren carried the burden of my fame. Sometimes they would read terrible things about me, and I'd worry about whether it would hurt them. I would tell them: 'Don't hide these things from me. I'd rather you ask me these things straight out, and I'll answer all your questions.' - Marilyn Monroe

Children Quotes, Fame Quotes

I used to think as I looked out on the Hollywood night, 'There must be thousands of girls sitting alone like me dreaming of being a movie star.' But I'm not going to worry about them. I'm dreaming the hardest. - Marilyn Monroe

Girls Night Out Quotes

Girls shouldn't worry about being the equal of men in the business world. - Marilyn Monroe

Business Quotes, Men Quotes

The trouble with censors is that they worry if a girl has cleavage. They ought to worry if she hasn't any. - Marilyn Monroe

Trouble Quotes

4 Famous quotes about Worry by Dale Carnegie

Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment. - Dale Carnegie, Writer

Work Quotes

If only the people who worry about their liabilities would think about the riches they do possess, they would stop worrying. - Dale Carnegie, Writer

Rich Quotes

Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire. - Dale Carnegie, Writer

Time Quotes

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep. - Dale Carnegie, Writer

Lying Quotes