Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.
- Arthur Somers Roche
The largest part of what we call "personality" is determined by how we've opted to defend ourselves against anxiety and sadness.
- Alain de Botton
Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
- Grenville Kleiser
My anxiety doesn't come from thinking about the future but from wanting to control it.
- Hugh Prather
I get nervous about everything. Sometimes I literally don't know why I'm anxious. I just am and no-one seems to understand that.