How to Stop Worrying and Start Living Quotes by Dale Carnegie
How to Stop Worrying - 13 Practical Steps
In an interview, author and speaker Joanie Yoder shared her story of how worry nearly ruined her life—until she found practical answers in unexpected places. It was then that I was forced to face my anxieties, my fears, my dread, and my worries. I experienced that discovery. I had nothing left of my own inner resources. For me, it was a fear of going into the supermarket. It was so intense that I would panic and go into a sweat.
If there is a solution to a problem, there is no need to worry. And if there is no solution, there is no need to worry. Are you caught up in the habit of obsessively worrying about things? Sure, it happens to all of us as we preoccupy ourselves with negative thoughts about an uncertain future. Worrying helps us gain some semblance of control over the situation. Only by controlling the situation will you be able to calm yourself down and gain some needed certainty.
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If the problem started and ended with a worry, it might not be such a big deal. Instead, people with GAD get bogged down as one worry leads to another and another.
Worries, doubts, and anxieties are a normal part of life. Constant worrying, negative thinking, and always expecting the worst can take a toll on your emotional and physical health. It can sap your emotional strength, leave you feeling restless and jumpy, cause insomnia, headaches, stomach problems, and muscle tension, and make it difficult to concentrate at work or school. You may take your negative feelings out on the people closest to you, self-medicate with alcohol or drugs, or try to distract yourself by zoning out in front of screens. Chronic worrying can also be a major symptom of Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD , a common anxiety disorder that involves tension, nervousness, and a general feeling of unease that colors your whole life. Chronic worrying is a mental habit that can be broken. You can train your brain to stay calm and look at life from a more balanced, less fearful perspective.