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I hope that you will enjoy reading this collection of Overthinking Quotes.

Many of us have been consumed by overthinking at some stage in our lives. It is usually caused by us over analyzing and being far too tough on ourselves. Overthinking can make us see problems were there are none, and not thinking with a clear, rational head.

Overthinking can consume your energy and decrease your ability to make rational decisions. It can also increase your likelihood of experiencing stress and anxiety, which can lead to more serious health issues.

To stop overthinking, start to learn to be more aware of your thoughts and start using a journal to get your problems down on paper is one way of thinking with a clearer head.

Sharing your thoughts with someone else is also a great way to get a different opinion and outlook on something that is on your mind.

Having a more positive mindset and optimistic outlook on life are also great ways to stop overthinking and see things in a more clearer and positive light.

Take action! What is the worst thing that can happen? One of the biggest results of overthinking is inactivity. Finally, start having more believe in yourself and what you are capable of.

I hope that this collection of quotes to will empower you to stop overthinking and start feeling more positive. Remember, not everything will turn out perfect, making mistakes and being outside of our comfort zone are all part of the exciting journey of life.

 

Quotes To Read To Stop You Overthinking

 

1. Stop worrying about what can go wrong, and get excited about what can go right.

 

2. Don’t ruin a new day by thinking about yesterday. Let it go!

 

3. We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them. Albert Einstein

 

4. Overthinking is just a painful reminder that you care way too much even when you shouldn’t.

 

5. While you were overthinking, you missed everything worth feeling.

 

6. Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. Les Brown

 

Quotes To Stop You Overthinking

 

7. Sometimes you got to stop worrying, wondering and doubting. Have faith that things will work out. Maybe not how you planned. But how they were meant to be.

 

8. The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation, but your thoughts about it. Be aware of the thoughts you are thinking. Eckhart Tolle

 

9. Sometimes you have to stop thinking so much and just go where your heart takes you.

 

10. Spend eighty percent of your time focusing on the opportunities of tomorrow rather than the problems of yesterday. Brian Tracy

 

11. Stop thinking too much. It’s alright not to know the answers. They will come to you when you least expect it.

 

12 of 60 Stop Overthinking Quotes

In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing to do, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing. Theodore Roosevelt

 

13. Worrying is like sitting in a rocking chair. It gives you something to do but it doesn’t get you anywhere.

 

Quotes To Stop You Overthinking

 

14. Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s troubles, it takes away today’s peace.

 

15. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

16. Thinking will not overcome fear but action will. ― Clement Stone

 

17. Put your thoughts to sleep. Do not let them cast a shadow over the moon of your heart. Let go of thinking. – Rumi

 

18. Overthinking keeps you busy but takes you nowhere.

 

19. No amount of anxiety can change the future. No amount of regret can change the past. Karen Salmansohn

 

Quotes To Stop You Overthinking

 

20. You only have control over three things in your life, the thoughts you think, the images you visualize, and the actions you take. Jack Canfield

 

I have added some more great quotes below about overthinking that I hope you will enjoy reading and find them helpful.

 

21. Worrying about how things might go wrong, doesn’t help things to go right. ― Karen Salmansohn

 

22. If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done. Bruce Lee

 

23. Rule number one is, don’t sweat the small stuff. Rule number two is, it’s all small stuff. ― Robert Eliot

 

24 of 60 Overthinking Quotes

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another. ― William James

 

25. Overthinking ruins you. It ruins the situation. And it twists things around. It makes you worry. Plus it just makes everything worst than it actually is. ― Karen Salmansohn

 

26. If you want to conquer overthinking, bring your mind to the present moment and reconnect it with the immediate world. ― Amit Ray

 

27. Don’t get too deep, it leads to over thinking, and over thinking leads to problems that doesn’t even exist in the first place. ― Jayson Engay

 

28. My father taught me not to overthink things, that nothing will ever be perfect, so just keep moving and do your best. ― Scott Eastwood

 

29. People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them. ― George Bernard Shaw

 

30. Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it. ― Kahlil Gibran

 

31. If you can’t sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It’s the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep. ― Dale Carnegie

 

32. Stop overthinking everything. Just let it be. Relax and go with the flow more. Worry less. And don’t take life so seriously… live a little! Mandy Hale

 

33. No amount of anxiety makes any difference to anything that is going to happen. ― Alan Watts

 

34. Nothing can harm you as much as your own thoughts unguarded. – Buddha

 

35. Most misunderstandings in the world could be avoided if people would simply take the time to ask, ‘What else could this mean?’ ― Shannon L. Alder

 

36 of 60 Overthinking Quotes

Overthinking is a dream-killer. Sometimes you can drown yourself in your own thoughts. ― Steve Maraboli

 

37. I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. ― Winston Churchill

 

38. Don’t overthink things. Sometimes you can convince your head not to listen to your heart. Those are the decisions you regret for the rest of your life. ― Leah Braemel

 

39. Sometimes we waste too much time thinking about someone who doesn’t even think about us for a second. ― Wiz Khalifa

 

40. Overthinking is the biggest cause of our unhappiness. Keep yourself occupied. Keep your mind off things that don’t help you.

 

41. Overthinking ruins you. Ruins the situation, twists things around, makes you worry and just makes everything much worse than it actually is. – Unknown

 

42. Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today. – Will Rogers

 

43. Sometimes you just need to distance yourself from people. If they’re constant drama, negativity, or offer no positivity in your life, it’s time to let go. – Unknown

 

44. Don’t think too much, you’ll create a problem that wasn’t even there in the first place. – Unknown

 

45. Worrying is a waste of time. It doesn’t change anything. It messes with your mind and steals your happiness. – Unknown

 

46. Worry a little bit every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything. – Mary Hemingway

 

47. The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another. – William James

 

48. Thinking too much about everything is like a thief who steals your happiness. – Unknown

 

49. Stop worrying about what could go wrong, and start getting excited about what could go right.

 

50 of 60 Overthinking Quotes

Some of the biggest battles you will face in life will be fought within the silent chambers of your own mind. – Unknown

 

51. Overthinking is like a heavy burden that you carry around and it only wears you down. – Unknown

 

52. You cannot control everything that happens to you. You can only control the way you respond to it. Mahatma Gandhi

 

53. Thinking too much about a problem doesn’t solve it, it just creates more problems. – Unknown

 

54. You’ll drive yourself crazy if you keep rehashing the past and worrying about the future. – Unknown

 

55. The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. – Elbert Hubbard

 

56. The only thing standing between you and your dreams is the story you keep telling yourself that you can’t achieve them. – Unknown

 

57. It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see. Henry David Thoreau

 

58. Stop being controlled by your thoughts, start taking control of them. – Unknown

 

59. The greatest challenge in life is learning to let go of what you cannot control. – Unknown

 

60. Our thoughts are like clouds, they come and go, don’t try to control them, just let them be. – Unknown

 

I really hope that you enjoyed reading this powerful collection of Overthinking Quotes.

Overthinking can be detrimental to our well-being and it is really important to find ways to manage it. The quotes above offer valuable insight and inspiration on how to approach overthinking and the importance of letting go and living in the present moment.

Try to remember to take a step back, breathe and focus on the things that truly matter in life. It is important to remember that overthinking is a natural process and you are not alone in this habit.

By learning to quiet our minds, we can find peace and clarity in the present moment and make better decisions for our future.