Edgy Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old edgy quotes, edgy sayings, and edgy proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

People in love often become edgy, dangerous. They lose their sense of perspective. Charles Bukowski
Being anxious is the worst feeling in the world. Enrique Iglesias
The most anxious man in a prison is the governor. George Bernard Shaw
No distance can keep anxious lovers long asunder. George Washington
Lazy people are always anxious to be doing something. Luc De Clapiers
The mind that is anxious about future events is miserable. Seneca
If you want to be anxious today, pretend you're in control. Michael Reeves
Nobody should ever look anxious except those who have no anxiety. Benjamin Disraeli
The way to be anxious about nothing is to be prayerful about everything. D. A. Carson
The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear. Josh Billings
When we are anxious about what is going to happen next, we are not staying in our now! Evinda Lepins
Any time you try to be edgy just for the sake of being edgy, that's the worst way. Billy Lawrence
The weak are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to either. Aristotle
Be not anxious to avoid poverty. In this way the wealth of the universe may be securely invested. Henry David Thoreau
Some of us seem so anxious about avoiding hell that we forget to celebrate our journey toward heaven. Philip Yancey
Being anxious, or in a painful rush of any kind, kills the possibility of meeting anyone with compassion. Guy Finley
Wasting your time in anxious worry over what you may not have is a good way to waste what you need to get it. Guy Finley
One is a great deal less anxious if one feels perfectly free to be anxious, and the same may be said of guilt. Alan Watts
If you are anxious, you can't learn. It's like dropping seeds on concrete. With a quiet mind, people take things in. Herbert Benson
Writers are always anxious, always on the run--from the telephone, from responsibilities, from the distractions of the world. Edna O'Brien
Do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Let the day's own trouble be sufficient for the day. Samuel Butler
If you are anxious about death, then you don't have a sense of the oneness of things—you feel that after death, you will be no more. Sidney Poitier
We are anxious in the face of our unchangeable past; we long to recreate segments of our private histories, but we are stuck with them. Lewis B. Smedes
Temperamentally anxious people can have a hard time staying motivated, period, because their intense focus on their worries distracts them from their goals. Winifred Gallagher
There is a great multitude of individuals who are like blind mules, anxious enough to kick, but can't tell where. Josh Billings
She. like a hospitable country hostess anxious to give pleasure, but afraid that she has not much to offer citizens of a larger world. Phyllis Bottome
Therefore, do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Matthew 6:34
Anxiety is simply part of the condition of being human. If we were not anxious, we would never create anything. William Barrett
Men are not worried by things, but by their ideas about things. When we meet with difficulties, become anxious or troubled, let us not blame others, but rather ourselves, that is: our ideas about things. Epictetus
The superior man is anxious lest he should not get the truth; he is not anxious lest poverty should come upon him. Liu Lang Ji
One is a great deal less anxious if one feels perfectly free to be anxious. Alan Watts
The life of folly is empty of gratitude, full of anxiety; it is focused wholly on the future. Seneca
Something unpleasant is coming when men are anxious, to tell the truth. Benjamin Disraeli
If I knew what I was so anxious about I wouldn't be anxious. Mignon McLaughlin
It is not yet noon in heaven, whoever is anxious to get there may go ahead by himself or herself. Yoruba Proverb
If you round out your edges, you lose your edge. Danielle LaPorte
My head spins. One moment I'm told I'm too edgy, then people say I'm too angry, then that I show too much passion… make your minds up. Nick Clegg
I have an attitude. It’s what I do. I'm edgy. I have an attitude. Hope Solo
Myspace was always a bit edgy. People identified it with edginess and music. Michael Birch
I don’t get to be edgy and angry, but the rewards are that I’m generally quite happy with my day. I spend an awful lot of time in a good mood. Raul Esparza
People try to be edgier, or write about that first explosive meeting between two people in a club, but not so much the long-term issues; I don't know how to write a song about teenage heartbreak anymore. Joe Goddard
My personal style can be everything from girly and flirty to edgy and chic. Kristin Cavallari
People have maybe, sometimes, said that I can, occasionally, be a teeny bit edgy and judgmental. Christa Miller
I was seen in earlier years by family members and people of authority as somebody wasting his time. I had trouble with the restrictions of conformity. It made me edgy. Robert Redford