Since God intends to make you like Jesus, he will take you through the same experiences Jesus went through. That includes loneliness, temptation, stress, criticism, rejection, and many other problems.
Rather than understand the original cause-a thought-we try to change the stressful feelings by looking outside ourselves.
It is easy to be swept away by some overwhelming feeling, so it's helpful to remember that any stressful feeling is like a compassionate alarm clock that says, "You're caught in the dream."
I have discovered that in every language and every country I have visited, there are no new stories. They're all recycled. The same stressful thoughts arise in each mind one way or another, sooner or later.
Your nature is truth, and when you oppose it, you don't feel like yourself. Stress never feels as natural as peace does.
More important, you have to stay happy and positive or the stress will kill you - but at least it will make you skinny
Being anxious, or in a painful rush of any kind, kills the possibility of meeting anyone with compassion
Stress exacerbates any problem, whether it's diabetes, heart trouble, MS, or whatever.
Directors and writers have a lot of stress as well, because they have people they answer to.
I truly cannot imagine men with men, women with women, doing what they were not physically created to do, without abnormal stress and misbehavior.
I don't think about people watching me on TV. I think it would stress me out.
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.
I felt in a lot of instances I was deliberately being put through stress because when you're a guy who generates money, people have a vested interest in controlling you.
I stress a lot, sometimes.
I was making comebacks every single year. That makes it difficult mentally. It causes a lot of stress.
It is important to stress: Africa is also a victim of the September 11 attacks.
One of the things I've always personally tried to stress with this band was to have some kind of visual aspect and to be consistent with it - like, not to change.
The money is what made me miserable. I want to be free of that stress.
I think I ran so hard and so fast, in a lot of ways, from my life and I kind of took a fall. It was like - what do they call it? - post-traumatic stress syndrome.
I have more zits now than I did as a teenager. Stress zits.
Humor is a great way to relieve stress.
Stress never feels as natural as peace does
Where'd the days go, when all we did was play? And the stress that we were under wasn't stress at all just a run and a jump into a harmless fall
When you are stressed on mind...to pour it out, is the behaviour, most kind!
Painting and sculpture, labour and good faith, have been my ruin and I continually go from bad to worse. Better it would have been for me if I had set myself to making matches in my youth. I should not be in such distress of mind.
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