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It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue and the performance of virtuous actions.
The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the sign of a just as of an anxious disposition.
True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
We should not fret for what is past, nor should we be anxious about the future; men of discernment deal only with the present moment.
The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Well I think any author or musician is anxious to have legitimate sales of their products, partly so they're rewarded for their success, partly so they can go on and do new things.
No one is more arrogant toward women, more aggressive or scornful, than the man who is anxious about his virility.
Simone de Beauvoir
The mind that is anxious about the future is miserable.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious to tell the truth.
If I knew what I was so anxious about, I wouldn't be so anxious.
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day.
Why I came here, I know not; where I shall go it is useless to inquire - in the midst of myriads of the living and the dead worlds, stars, systems, infinity, why should I be anxious about an atom?
Even cats grow lonely and anxious.
A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race.
Joseph Smith, Jr.
We should be more anxious that our afflictions should benefit us than that they should be speedily removed from us.
The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear.
Love is full of anxious fears.
I'm anxious to make another film.
My wife, whenever I'd go off to work and I'd be kind of anxious, she'll say, 'Remember, have fun.' Oh, I forgot, thanks for the reminder. Because sometimes we do forget. We take it all too seriously and there's a lot of joy to be had wherever you are.
January, month of empty pockets! let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
You know what it's like to feel anxious - it's horrible feeling anxious. It's stressful having that feeling, having butterflies in your stomach, even for a day, and you don't sleep at night.
It took me a long time, but I don't feel as anxious about stupid things anymore - or perhaps they've just been replaced by more complicated stupid things.
Lazy people are always anxious to be doing something.
Luc de Clapiers
The artistic taste of the Catholic priests is appalling and I am most anxious to have a Catholic church in which everything is genuine and good, and not tawdry and ostentatious.
Giles Gilbert Scott
The minute anyone's getting anxious I say, You must eat and you must sleep. They're the two vital elements for a healthy life.
There is nothing about which I am more anxious than my country, and for its sake I am willing to die ten deaths, if that be possible.
I get more anxious than nervous before a concert.
I was so anxious to succeed that I made a practice of appearing on all the disc jockey shows I could, in order to publicize the band.
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