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When I don't have anything to worry about, I begin to worry about that. - Walter Kelly If pleasures are the greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble. - Elbert Hubbard, Bits & Pieces, August 20, 1992, p. 5. To carry care to bed is to sleep with a pack on your back. - Thomas Haliburton, quoted in MSC Newsletter The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety. - George Mueller Every evening I turn worries over to God. He's going to be up all night anyway. - Mary C. Crowley, Be Somebody Why worry when you can trust. It is like a rocking chair, it give you something to do but doesn't get you anywhere. Worry pulls tomorrow's cloud over today's sunshine. Worry is wasting today's time to clutter up tomorrow's opportunities with yesterday's troubles. Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow. - Swedish proverb God is a help in trouble. In worry you are on your own.