599  We are in the habit of exaggerating or imagining or anticipating sorrow. We are torn by things present or about things yet to come. Consider whether your proofs of future troubles are sure. For it is more often the case that we are troubled by our apprehensions.
734  There are more things..likely to frighten us, than to crush us.We suffer more in the imagination than in reality.
1040  The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want.
912  It is the reality that. mischief that barks at a sudden clock needs much attention, with secured accuracy to oppose fright of being involved in evils.
1805  “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”