Being uptight drains your energy, and makes you anxious, unhappy and resentful.
Being uptight strains your body and can adversely affect your health. Everyone should learn to calm down, relax, and not take things too personally.
A Collection of Quotes about Being Uptight and on Loosening up
“Practically everybody knows what its like to feel anxious, worried, nervous, afraid, uptight, or panicky. Often, anxiety is just a nuisance, but sometimes it can cripple you and prevent you from doing what you really want with your life. But I have some great news for you: You can change the way you feel.”
“One of the things that comedy has given me over the years is a really good ability to laugh at myself and to not take things that don’t really matter too seriously. I feel like very little offends me anymore. I’m really grateful for that because I think I was a pretty uptight little kid.”
“It sounds funny, but my biggest fear is that I’m not perfect. I’m a perfectionist, and I get upset when things go wrong or when I don’t do well. I used to be very uptight, but I’ve learned to loosen up.”
“Learn to let go. That is the key to happiness.”
“I’ve always sung in the shower. Now I make the stage a mental shower in order not to get too uptight and enjoy it.”
“Choose your tools carefully, but not so carefully that you get uptight or spend more time at the stationery store than at your writing table.”
You need to loosen up. Life becomes more fun and easy when you loosen up.
“A good laugh overcomes more difficulties and dissipates more dark clouds than any other one thing.”
“I always feel sorry for people who think more about a rainy day ahead than sunshine today.”
“I can zero in on a vision of where I want to be in the future. I can see it so clearly in front of me, when I daydream, it’s almost a reality. Then I get this easy feeling, and I don’t have to be uptight to get there because I already feel like I’m there, that it’s just a matter of time.”
“If you are uptight cannot be happy and calm.”
“I’m not uptight. I’m conscientious. There’s a difference.”
“It’s fine to admit being nervous – after the event. But if you tell people you’re uptight before the game, it can be like, ‘That guy’s got problems. We can’t trust him.”
“You don’t want to be too uptight about anything. Especially your job.”
“Stop being uptight. Being uptight drains your energy and makes you anxious and resentful.”
“Laughing at fear is one of the best things you can do. When you are afraid, instead of just plunging into panic, laugh. The fear gets really uptight and leaves.”
“I’m more contented and at peace with myself now than I was as a box-office queen. I’m less uptight. I’ve even reached a stage where it doesn’t shatter me if somebody prints something bad about me.”
“Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.”
“When you first start out with something new, you’re always a little uptight.”
“When you let go of your expectations, when you accept life as it is, you’re free.To hold on is to be serious and uptight. To let go is to lighten up.”
Quotes Directory >> Being Uptight and Loosening up
I care very much what the fans think. I’m starting to loosen my grip on caring about what critics say, because I think that critics care about what fans think of them, too, so there’s a little bit of a refraction there, through that glass.