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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.
The desire to annoy no one, to harm no one, can equally well be the sign of a just as of an anxious disposition.
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.
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.
True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
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.
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.
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day.
Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious to tell the truth.
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?
If I knew what I was so anxious about, I wouldn't be so anxious.
Even cats grow lonely and anxious.
The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear.
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.
January, month of empty pockets! let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Dread, which is closely related to fear, steals the ability to enjoy ordinary life and makes people anxious about the future. It keeps them from looking forward to the next day, the next month, or the next decade.
I get anxious about a lot of things, that's the trouble. I get anxious about everything. I just can't stop thinking about things all the time. And here's the really destructive part - it's always retrospective. I waste time thinking of what I should have said or done.
Love is full of anxious fears.
Lazy people are always anxious to be doing something.
Luc de Clapiers
I'm anxious to make another film.
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.
I get more anxious than nervous before a concert.
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
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.
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.
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.
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