As a person with Anxiety and Depression, I know first hand that motivational quotes that mean well can sometimes have a the opposite effect. For me they made things worse and sent me further down into a deep dark hole.
So today, these quotes are curated by me, someone with anxiety and depression who understands; to you on whatever day you are having, be it good, bad, ugly, or meh.
May these quotes help you through your day and help you overcome your anxiety like they have for me.
I stand with you in solidarity and with love,
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future. – Deepak Chopra
Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations. The best is yet to come. – Zig Ziglar
If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. – Mary Engelbreit
The way you tell your story to yourself matters. – Amy Cuddy
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. – Lao Tzu
Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow. – Swedish Proverb
What people in the world think of you is really none of your business. – Martha Graham
You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do. – Eleanor Roosevelt
To change ourselves effectively, we first had to change our perceptions. – Stephen R. Covey
Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world. – Wayne W. Dyer