Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 309
Here Provisional

I must stress here the point that I appreciate clarity, order, meaning, structure, rationality: they are necessary to whatever provisional stability we have, and they can be the agents of gradual and successful change.

- A. R. Ammons

Sometimes Gig

As an actor, we're unemployed a lot, so I'm familiar with the stress of trying to get a gig, and sometimes you take shows that you don't really want to do to keep the money coming in.

- Aaron Douglas

More Shape

Exercise is more important than diet for me because it's a twofer. It keeps me in good physical shape, and it relieves stress. And when you're a representative of the public, there's never a shortage of things to do.

- Aaron Schock

Want Product

Bipolar disorder, manic depression, depression, black dog, whatever you want to call it, is inherent in our society. It's a product of stress and in my case over-work.

- Adam Ant

Strength Give

We all have those things that even in the midst of stress and disarray, they energize us and give us renewed strength and purpose. These are our passions.

- Adam Braun

Whining Major

For many families, gift-giving is a major source of stress - the relentless commercialism, the whining demands, the financial pressure.

- Adam Mansbach

Always Compete

I remember my late father, who was the biggest football fan I have ever known, used to stress when I was younger that, win or lose, you always have to compete with honor.

- Adam Richman

You About

You have to prioritize what you stress about when you have a child.

- Adele

Mind Like

I like that Pilates compromises the mind and body. It's not just about being able to run around the block a few times. It's about alleviating stress and controlling breathing. It's about being balanced.

- Aimee Mullins

Big Buster

I want to continue acting as long as I can because being on the sets is a big stress buster for me. I can't possibly think of stopping my visits to the sets because I'm old.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Going Might

The truth is, I'm not a coper. I hate stress. I might appear calm externally but internally it's all going on.

- Alex Kingston

Financial Like

This isn't like cancer, where we don't know the solution. Financial planning is math. We have the answers, yet it's this huge cause of stress.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Proud Possible

I'm proud that LearnVest is creating content that helps expectant moms tackle their finances. As much as possible, we hope to lessen the stress during what is said to be such a life-changing time.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Think Actually

I think a closet full of things would actually stress me out.

- Alexandra Kotur

Answer Lot

Directors and writers have a lot of stress as well, because they have people they answer to.

- Alexis Bledel

Pain Jaw

I am so stressed that my dentist told me I am grinding my teeth due to stress. So, every evening, I get shooting pain from my jaw to my head.

- Alia Bhatt

Need Drinking

In order to have skin that glows and looks healthy and actually is healthy, you need to look at the whole picture and have a holistic approach to it. A lot of it is exercising regularly, drinking enough water, getting enough sleep, and keeping stress down.

- Allison Williams

Race Always

And I always like to stress, it's not a quota, not a set-aside, it's not about race, it's about giving opportunities to demonstrate their abilities to do work with the Federal Government.

- Alphonso Jackson

Change Shock

Future shock is the shattering stress and disorientation that we induce in individuals by subjecting them to too much change in too short a time.

- Alvin Toffler

New Always

I've always felt that when you use too many products or try too many new things, you're just piling a lot of unnatural, unnecessary stress on your face. I try to keep it simple.

- Amber Rose

TV Dearest

Dearest TV media and vans outside my home, please do not stress and work so hard.

- Amitabh Bachchan

Always Which

A Western upbringing tends to stress questioning authority, which is always asking why, why, why.

- Amy Chua

Transferred Many

It's funny, there are so many women who are former executives and have taken all that stress and anxiety and transferred it onto their kids.

- Ana Gasteyer

Going Lives

With all that's going on in our lives and the world, reducing stress is important, and it's a factor in heart health.

- Andie MacDowell

Strong Career

What I would say is I've only had one injury in my NBA career that was probably was because my core wasn't strong enough, when I had a stress fracture in my back.

- Andrew Bogut

Common Psyche

Pressure and stress is the common cold of the psyche.

- Andrew Denton

Remember Thoughts

Remember that stress doesn't come from what's going on in your life. It comes from your thoughts about what's going on in your life.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Stressed Spite

If you're successful and stressed out, you're succeeding in spite of your stress, not because of it.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Mind Own

What's taking place during stress is actually much simpler than a transaction between stressful life events and you. There aren't two parties involved in stress. There is only one - your own mind.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Like Some

Some people are so used to experiencing stress that they don't remember what life was like without it.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Learn Think

Stress is a byproduct of subconscious beliefs you have about the world. You can't choose not to believe something. You believe it because you think it's true. To eliminate stress, you must learn to challenge these beliefs so that you see them differently.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Engagement Often

People often say that stress is a motivator. What we're referring to when we say this is really better described as stimulation and engagement.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Negative Whirlwind

Stress is the negative whirlwind of emotions that gets imposed on top of our stimulation and engagement.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Accomplish Need

We all enjoy pushing ourselves to accomplish our objectives. But we don't need stress to get there.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Spice More

Stress is not the spice of life any more than arsenic is. And without it, you won't feel bored.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Need Still

You can't tell yourself that your stress is produced in your head and feel better. You still need to learn how to create a change.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Think Reason

The reason humans experience so much more stress than other species isn't just because we think more, but also because we think differently.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Think Telling

The less you think counterfactually, the less you experience stress. Stress, in this light, isn't a bad thing. It's simply a warning system telling you that your mind has lost touch with what's real.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Emotions Always

Look closer at the stress in your own life and you can identify that negative emotions are always built on counterfactual statements.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Move Given

Stress is never a given. There are people who get divorced amicably. There are people who pack up and move with no emotional toll. There is no stressor 'out there' in the world. We experience stress - or we don't - depending on what we believe.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Thoughts Learned

It's time we learned the truth about stress. It's time we identified the thoughts that actually create our stress and learned to dismantle them one by one.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Thoughts Other

The truth is that stress doesn't come from your boss, your kids, your spouse, traffic jams, health challenges, or other circumstances. It comes from your thoughts about these circumstances.

- Andrew J. Bernstein

Going Terms

I'm picking and choosing in terms of the stress factor. If it's not fun, I'm not going to do it.

- Anita Baker

Strong Doubts

I had no doubts I could go to the pole. I may not be as strong, but I make up for physical strength in other areas, like steadiness and not panicking under stress.

- Ann Bancroft

Think Important

I think it's really important to not stress out about anything.

- Anna Ewers

Think Which

I think a certain amount of stress in life is good. The stress of just working, which takes effort - I think it keeps you going.

- Anthony Hopkins

Sleep Travelling

Travelling doesn't stress me, since adequate 10-hour sleep post-travel is sufficient for me.

- Anushka Shetty

Deserve Noticing

We've all had stress creep up on us without even noticing it until we lost it on someone who didn't deserve it, and then we realize that we probably should have checked in with ourselves a little earlier.

- Ariel Garten

Created Thus

Training gives us an outlet for suppressed energies created by stress and thus tones the spirit just as exercise conditions the body.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Metaphysical Mythic

I stress the uniqueness of the Australian landscape and its metaphysical and mythic content.

- Arthur Boyd

Worry Capital

I mean, everyone agrees with stress tests for banks. I mean that's clear. But banks should do that on their own. And they should worry about their own capital functioning. That's what they should do. It shouldn't be a government function.

- Arthur Laffer

Cool Dealing

My key to dealing with stress is simple: just stay cool and stay focused.

- Ashton Eaton

Career Been

That's kind of been my entire career, the stress and pressure.

- Chauncey Billups

Makeup Overeat

Don't overdo it. Don't over-diet, over-exercise, overeat, overdo the makeup, and don't stress out.

- Cheryl Ladd

Through Everybody

Everybody's going through a lot of stress these days, no matter how well off you are and how many advantages you have, it's a stressful time in everybody's lives.

- Chris Frantz

Trauma Literally

I literally should go to a Twitter therapist, just the 10 years of stress and trauma with this company.

- Chris Sacca

Love Been

I have this helicopter crash, and I fall in love with this man who was in the crash with me. I must have been suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome.

- Christie Brinkley

Like Honestly

I would not like to try any high stress job. Honestly, I wouldn't like something like a PR job. I can't diffuse situations.

- Christine Teigen

Bad I Believe That

I believe that stress is a factor in any bad health.

- Christopher Shays

Caught Figure

Al Qaeda is not the organization now that it was before. It is under stress organizationally. Its leadership spends more time trying to figure out how to keep from getting caught than they do trying to launch operations.

- Cofer Black

Worry Over

If I make a wrong decision, I worry what might have been. I stress out over very insignificant things.

- Courtney Barnett

Acute Leukemia

I have acute myeloid leukemia, an aggressive type of cancer. The typical prognosis is 3-6 months to live, but I would like to stress that is for a patient who is not receiving treatment.

- Craig Sager

Which Lot

There was a lot of stress and assumptions made without me even saying anything, which was very upsetting.

- Craig Stevens

Love Song

Everything was a song. Every conversation, every personal hurt, every observance of people in stress, happiness and love... if you could feel it, I could feel it. And I could write a song about it.

- Curtis Mayfield

Mind Over

Post traumatic stress disorder starts out with nightmares, flashbacks and actually reliving the event. And this happens over and over and over and over in your mind. If you let it go on, it can become chronic and become hard if not impossible to treat.

- Dale Archer

Will About

The thing about post-traumatic stress disorder, we know about one in five, about 20 percent of individuals that are exposed to a direct traumatic stress will develop this disorder.

- Dale Archer

Bigger Like

If you're on the varsity team, the responsibilities are a lot bigger and there's more stress, but you also walk around feeling probably like you can hold your head high.

- Damien Chazelle

Set Drum Set

My version of a stress dream is, really, showing up on a concert stage with a drum set and not knowing the chart.

- Damien Chazelle

Once Lot

There's a lot of stress... but once you get in the car, all that goes out the window.

- Dan Brown

Some Stresses

Some stresses are unavoidable - it's just part of life. One of the things I do to avoid stress is not work with people that I don't really like or drive me crazy.

- Dan Hill

Over Months

Whenever we feel stressed out, that's a signal that our brain is pumping out stress hormones. If sustained over months and years, those hormones can ruin our health and make us a nervous wreck.

- Daniel Goleman

Think I Think

I think extreme sports are really good for relieving stress.

- Dave Chappelle

Better Badly

I react to stress badly. I handle it better these days. But I'm a very straightforward person.

- Dawn Steel

Suffering Forgive

When we forgive someone, it doesn't excuse their actions; it frees us from our own chronic stress and suffering, so it's in our own self-interest.

- Dean Ornish

Emotional Your

Chronic emotional stress shortens your telomeres.

- Dean Ornish

Intimacy Buffer

Intimacy and community buffer stress.

- Dean Ornish

Physical Body

When you take the time to cleanse your physical body of accumulated stress and toxicity, you are rewarded with increased vitality and optimal health.

- Debbie Ford

Mind Running

Running is a great way to relieve stress and clear the mind.

- Joan Van Ark

Think Big

I'm not a big worrier because I just think stress is just not a good thing... it's just like, what's the point?

- Joanna Krupa

New Strain

When we won the league championship, all the married guys on the club had to thank their wives for putting up with all the stress and strain all season. I had to thank all the single broads in New York.

- Joe Namath

Over Line

Stress is something that is sort of out of your control. You get stressed out over looking at the finish line. Stress is something that is an outside thing. Stress is an anxiety.

- Joe Torre

My Life Feels

I don't have a great deal of stress job-wise in my life, and that feels good.

- Joe Torre

Disease Other

Hypertension is an important risk factor for kidney disease, but dietary sodium has other damaging effects on the kidneys. High salt intake drives the production of oxygen radicals, leading to oxidative stress in kidney tissue.

- Joel Fuhrman

Financial Margins

The farmers are older; they are under financial stress to produce more margins, yet they keep getting less.

- Joel Salatin

Concerned Rather

A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.

- John Gray

Politics Very

I never wanted to separate from either wife. It was accumulated stress. We had virtually no time to ourselves. After politics we were both working very hard to establish new careers.

- John Hewson

Lives Began

Instead of the traditional emphasis on the sanctity of life, bioethics began to stress the quality of life, meaning that many damaged humans, young and old, don't qualify for personhood because their lives have lost value.

- John Leo

Committee Some

In the Armed Services Committee, we endeavored to put forth proposals that would help alleviate some of that stress, both for the troops and for their families.

- John M. McHugh


We have already seen evidence that, notwithstanding the addition of substantial resources, we are experiencing great stress in recruiting and not inconsequential retention problems.

- John M. McHugh

Thoughts Mind

Much of the stress and emptiness that haunt us can be traced back to our lack of attention to beauty. Internally, the mind becomes coarse and dull if it remains unvisited by images and thoughts that hold the radiance of beauty.

- John O'Donohue

Other Radicals

Activating oxygen can produce compounds called radicals that put oxidative stress on cells. Such stress could ultimately lead to cancer and other diseases.

- John Simon

Both Sides Waste

Traditional technical interviews are terrible for everyone. They're a bad way for companies to evaluate candidates. They're a bad way for candidates to evaluate companies. They waste time and generate stress on both sides.

- Jon Evans

Addiction Suffering

All the suffering, stress, and addiction comes from not realizing you already are what you are looking for.

- Jon Kabat-Zinn

Over Give

I deal with conflicts that irritate people and give them stress, like the dispute over a car payment. I can resolve those cases in a moment.

- Judy Sheindlin

Explain Spoke

'Stress' was the catch-all every pamper-pedlar I spoke to used to explain why healthy women feel the need to be regularly patted, petted and preened into a state of babyish beatification.

- Julie Burchill

Over Level

L.A. can be intense, but the second you get over the hill into Calabasas, your stress level immediately drops because it's so peaceful and safe. Sometimes I really miss it.

- Justin Berfield

Guilt Having

I would feel so guilty about lying that I would try to stress myself out and work up a headache so I wouldn't have the guilt of not having a bit of the symptom.

- Justin Long

Always Yes

You can always find stress in someone's life if you want to. You ask a few questions, and eventually, it's, 'Yes, I admit, I was worried about something recently.'

- Barry Marshall

Supposedly Caused

Everything that's supposedly caused by stress, I tell people there's a Nobel Prize there if you find out the real cause.

- Barry Marshall

Read Left

Restaurants stress the protein. People read menu items left to right, with the protein first. I read descriptions right to left.

- Barton Seaver