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Famous Quotes And Sayings

Stress quotes are a great way to gain perspective and find a seed of optimism in times of stress. Remember, all of our experiences are created in our minds. Nothing outside of us can cause stress unless we let it.

“Unnatural work produces too much stress”

Bhagavad Gita

“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another”

William James

“Stress is basically a disconnection from the earth, a forgetting of the breath. Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important. Just lie down”

Natalie Goldberg

“If you ask what is the single most important key to longevity, I would have to say it is avoiding worry, stress and tension. And if you didn’t ask me, I’d still have to say it”

George Burns

“In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive”

Lee Iacocca

“Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one”

Hans Selye

“The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence”

Norman Vincent Peale

“If a warrior is to succeed at anything, the success must come gently, with a great deal of effort but with no stress or obsession”

Carlos Castaneda

“The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do”

Wayne Dyer

“Stress happens when your mind resists what is”

Bill Harris

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I subscribe to the age-old philosophy that first you have to BE before you can DO and HAVE what you want. I created this site to give readers practical and motivational success tips! In every post you will find simple success principles that will cause you to succeed.

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