In Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial, and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives, Richard Swenson writes: “Anxiety is the looming belief that circumstances will imminently become painful and hopeless.”
--Margin, Kindle Loc. 364 Illustration by Jim L. Wilson
Mark 4:19 (CEV) But they start worrying about the needs of this life. They are fooled by the desire to get rich and to have all kinds of other things. So the message gets choked out, and they never produce anything.