Quotations similar to CALMNESS - ACCEPTANCE, MEDITATION, RELEASING
Also see CALM and RELAXED AFFIRMATIONS
Compiled by Che Garman
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety. - Aesop
Anxiety is the gap between now and later. - Fritz Perls
Be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. - Christian Larson
Do not jump into reaction mode at the first appearance of negative energy. Just breathe, and relax. - Neale Donald Walsch
Don't get your knickers in a knot. Nothing is solved and it just makes you walk funny.
- Kathryn Carpenter
Each person deserves a day away in which no problems are confronted, no solutions searched for. - Maya Angelou
Everything you do can be done better from a place of relaxation. - Stephen C Paul
Experts who measure such things say the relaxation response after a good laugh lasts up to 45 minutes. - Jim Hartness
Find your centre and live in it. - Ralph Waldo Trine
For fast-acting relief, try slowing down. - Lily Tomlin
Freedom from desire leads to inner peace. - Lao Tzu
Give your stress wings and let it fly away. - Terri Guillemets
Happy is the person who can keep a quiet heart, in the chaos and tumult of this modern world. - Patience Strong
I try to avoid stress; it makes me feel like I'm rubber-stamping all my organs "Urgent."
- Terri Guillemets
If you can attain repose and calm, believe that you have seized happiness. - Jeanne Julie Éléonore de Lespinasse
Learn how to find peace between the things that happen. - Susan Riley
Learn to pause.... or nothing worthwhile will catch up to you. - Doug King
Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace. - Robert J Sawyer
Much of the stress you experience may be created by recognizing a problem and doing nothing about it. - Wess Roberts
No matter how much pressure you feel at work, if you could find ways to relax for at least five minutes every hour, you’d be more productive. - Dr Joyce Brothers
No one can get inner peace by pouncing on it. - Harry Emerson Fosdick
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances. - Thomas Jefferson
Occasionally indulging in a do-nothing day is more than worth the price. - Malcolm Forbes
Peace of mind is not the absence of conflict from life, but the ability to cope with it.
Quietness with thoughtful reflection and relaxation can be empowering. - Cynthia Wright
Relaxation means releasing all concern and tension and letting the natural order of life flow through one’s being. - Donald Curtis
Remember to preserve a calm soul amid difficulties. - Horace
Slow down and everything you are chasing will come around and catch you. - John De Paola
Smile, breathe and go slowly. - Thich Nhat Hanh
Sometimes a headache is all in your head. Relax. - Hartman Jule
Sometimes the most urgent and vital thing you can possibly do is take a complete rest.
- Ashleigh Brilliant
Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. - Natalie Goldberg
Stress is nothing more than a socially acceptable form of mental illness. - Richard Carlson
Stress is the trash of modern life - we all generate it but if you don't dispose of it properly, it will pile up and overtake your life. - Danzae Pace
Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop. - Ovid
Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are. - Chinese Proverb
The best assurance of a stress-free life is to visualize it that way! - Unknown
The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.
- William James
The hurrier I go, the behinder I get. - Lewis Carroll
The mark of a successful man is one that has spent an entire day on the bank of a river without feeling guilty about it. - Unknown
The only pressure I'm under is the pressure I've put on myself. - Mark Messier
The poor long for riches and the rich for heaven, but the wise long for a state of tranquility. - Swami Rama
The thing to do is to keep your mind when the world around you is losing theirs.
- Warren Buffett
The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it. - Jim Goodwin
The tranquil heart cares not what others think. - Unknown
There is no need to go to India or anywhere else to find peace. You will find that deep place of silence right in your room, your garden or even your bathtub. - Elisbeth Kubler-Ross
There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them. - Sylvia Plath
There’s no stress in the world, only people thinking stressful thoughts. - Dr Wayne Dyer
To sit in the shade on a fine day, and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
- Jane Austen
To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring - it was peace. - Milan Kundera
True peace is a quality you carry within yourself, regardless of external circumstances.
- John Templeton
When I struggle and try to organize the Atlantic to my specifications, I sink. If I flail and thrash and growl and grumble, I go under. But, if I let go and float, I am borne aloft.
- Marie Stilkind
When we are unable to find tranquility within ourselves, it is useless to seek it elsewhere. - Francois de la Rochefoucauld