Overwhelmed Quotes are here to make you feel better and help to avoid chronic stress. In today’s world, most people feel overwhelmed most of the time. Feeling overwhelmed can bearable for less period, but in the long run, the feeling of overwhelm can be the reason for chronic stress and significant health problems, which we should avoid as far as possible.

Sometimes it is not possible to avoid daily life’s stresses, so we become a victim of overwhelm and feel low and depressed. To avoid pressures, one needs to learn to control the stresses effectively. Stresses and Pressures of lives are like wind storms in deserts, we cannot stop and calm these storms, but we can make ourselves calm and seek shelter so that this storm passes.

We have gathered several overwhelmed Quotes that will help you calm yourself down, help you ease your stresses, and help you realize the beauty of life even in the most challenging time of life.

Overwhelmed Quotes

50+ Overwhelmed Quotes about Stresses, Challenges, and hardships of life

It should be no surprise that sometimes life becomes strangely overwhelmed and stressed, at that time we have too much on our plates like we have several deadlines to meet at work and all the stresses of the family, friends, and life partners around the house.

A moment comes in everybody’s life when we have to do several things, manage them and execute them effectively; it feels that we are falling apart, and our life becomes a playground of chores and stresses. Life becomes so overwhelmed when we have to do many things simultaneously; we are doing multitasking in our minds. Once we complete one task and assignment, another task is waiting for us to do, and we move to this task immediately without giving ourselves a break.

There is no second opinion; many of us want to keep ourselves busy and love to work all the time; even one time comes when these geniuses and workaholic people get tired of work and get overwhelmed by life. Sometimes, we have a lot of stuff to do and do not have enough time to do; when life reaches this situation, we don’t understand what thing should do first and what we should do later. When life becomes overwhelmingly stressed, then we feel everything is going away and falling apart.

How can we avoid ourselves overwhelm? Whenever we feel overwhelmed, we must go out, give ourselves some time, go to some nice place to eat, and spare some time for family, friends, and life partners. It will help you to recharge and take a break from your hectic and busy routine. The break will help you to clear your mind and help you to work correctly.

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We should not worry about entangled and challenging situations and find a way to deal with this situation. Because if we have don’t stressed out and work on our problems, we will get a path to success as failure itself is a way towards success.

The main reason for anxiety and overwhelm is when we try to figure out everything at once, and when we can not tackle everything at once, we freak out and start feeling depressed and low. In this situation, we should calm down and take a deep breath.

We have gathered several Overwhelmed Quotes that will make you feel relax and inspire you; along with we have got some overwhelmed anxiety quotes that will help you deal with your anxiety.

Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.

Zig Ziglar

What is coming is better than what is gone. Let this belief aim you in the direction you need to go.

Karen Salmanson

Just doing nothing and having those still moments is what really rejuvenates the body.

Miranda Kerr

A woman who lives with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule will often ache with the sadness of an underwhelmed soul.

Lysa Terkeurst

If we don’t see a failure as a challenge to modify our approach, but rather as a problem with ourselves, as a personality defect, we will immediately feel overwhelmed.

Anthony Robbins

It is nice finding that place where you can just go and relax.

Moises Arias

When you’re overwhelmed by your emotion, you listen less and you judge more. This is also the reality of the dogmatic mind.

Tariq Ramadan

We don’t realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.

Elizabeth Gilbert

Even from a dark night, songs of beauty can be born.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Life can be magnificent and overwhelming, that is the whole tragedy. Without beauty, love, or danger it would almost be easy to live.

Albert Camus

When life gets hectic and you feel overwhelmed, take a moment to focus on the people and things you are most grateful for. When you have an attitude of gratitude, frustrating troubles will fall by the wayside.

Dana Arcuri

We should all relax about life because you don’t have a clue as to what’s really going on.

Barry Sonnenfeld

If you don’t do anything, you simply end up overwhelmed by something happening.

Matsuri Hino

The benefit of carrying the entire world on your shoulders was that you didn’t have to stare it in the face.

Rhian J. Martin

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. To be your own man is a hard business. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.

Rudyard Kipling

Don’t give up now. Chances are your best kiss, your hardest laugh, and your greatest day are still yet to come.


Life has many ways of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.

Paulo Coelho

The feeling of overwhelm always means the same thing: You’re too heavy on the action and not heavy enough on the alignment of energy.

Abraham Hicks

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.

Robert J. Sawyer

Anxiety happens when you think you have to figure out everything all at once. Breathe. You’re strong. You got this. Take it day by day.

Karen Salmansohn

But what you’re doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.

Joel Osteen

Sometimes being overwhelmed by emotions can leave you speechless but even then it is important to identify the correct emotion.

Sam Owen

Friends had told me in breathy tones that the moment my son appeared, I’d gaze into his little unblinking eyes and feel an overwhelming, boundless love, beyond anything I’d ever experienced in my life.

Kristin Van Ogtrop

The moment you think only of yourself, the focus of your whole reality narrows, and because of this narrow focus, uncomfortable things can appear huge and bring you fear and discomfort and a sense of feeling overwhelmed by misery.

Dalai Lama

If you continue to identify yourself by your circumstances rather than by Christ in you, then you will always feel overwhelmed and trapped.

Perry Noble

Don’t allow the fear to overpower you, allow love to overpower you.

Shree Rajneesh

A mediator can sit joyously alone for months, for years. He does not hanker for the other, because his own inner ecstasy is so much, is so overpowering, that who bothers about the other?

Shree Rajneesh

I couldn’t take it back to her shadow; that same unbearably pugnacious shadow; which had so torturously broken it in the first place; trying to lambaste and invidiously overwhelm every shade of my celestial existence,

Nikhil Parekh

And from the realms / Of the shadowy elms / A tide-like darkness overwhelm / The fields that round us lie. / But the night is fair, / And everywhere / A warm, soft vapor fills the air, / And distant sounds seem near.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

You can’t calm the storm, so stop trying. What you can do is calm yourself. The storm will pass.

Timber Hawkeye

When my heart is overwhelmed, lead me to the rock that is higher than I.

Psalm 61:2

I feel so much that it is hard for me at times to feel anything at all.

Mary Kate Teske

I have been driven many times to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that I had absolutely no other place to go.

Abraham Lincoln

Some days you will feel like the ocean. Some days you will feel like you are drowning in it.

Lora Mathis

I often think I can’t do this anymore but then I realize what choice do I have?

Justin Blaney

He was swimming in a sea of other people’s expectations. Men had drowned in seas like that.

Robert Jordan

I could no longer discern what was real and what was fake. Everything, including the present, seemed to be both too much and nothing at all.

Clemantine Wamariya

What’s on your mind? I don’t know. Nothing but everything at once.

Lidia Longorio

Your past haunts you / Your present overwhelms you / Your future scares you / Yet you survive.

Lidia Longorio

People are being overwhelmed with social issues, political problems and economic problems – and this notion of giving everything up and going to live off-grid and to have a simpler way of life is quite attractive.

Ben Fogle

So many of us live in our own palace of pain, convinced that we are alone in our struggle, but the fact is… we’re not alone.

Lisa Lieberman-Wang

Quotes About Feeling Stressed

No one in this world is without worries and stresses, but one can find ways to deal with them.

In life, the most challenging thing is when you are feeling stressed and worried without any reason, and people start asking you the cause, but you don’t even know yourself why you are worried and depressed, which makes things more complicated.

We have gathered some overwhelmed quotes, and overwhelmed quotes images and overwhelmed quotes message to help you deal with your anxiety.

We can endure much more than we think we can; all human experience testifies to that. All we need to do is learn not to be afraid of pain. Grit your teeth and let it hurt. Don’t deny it, don’t be overwhelmed by it. It will not last forever. One day, the pain will be gone and you will still be there.

Harold S. Kushner

Keep it simple and focus on what matters. Don’t let yourself be overwhelmed.


If you’re overwhelmed by the size of a problem, break it down into smaller pieces.

Chuck Close

A woman who lives with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule will often ache with the sadness of an underwhelmed soul.

Lysa TerKeurst

He who does not contemplate the future is destined to be overwhelmed by it.

H. G. Wells

If I feel strongly about anything, I get overwhelmed with emotion.

Emma Stone

I think faith is incredible important because you will become overwhelmed with what’s happening and you will have waves of grief, but when you turn to your faith, I believe God will give you waves of grace to get through it.

Joel Osteen

At some stages of your life you will deal with things and at others you are overwhelmed with misery and anxiety.

Nigella Lawson

One must not let oneself be overwhelmed by sadness.

Jackie Kennedy

I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling.

Frida Kahlo

I know that each of us has much to do. Sometimes we feel overwhelmed by the tasks we face. But if we keep our priorities in order, we can accomplish all that we should. We can endure to the end regardless of temptations, problems, and challenges.

Joseph B. Wirthlin

Real wisdom is recognizing and accepting that every experience is impermanent. With this insight you will not be overwhelmed by ups and downs. And when you are able to maintain an inner balance, you can choose to act in ways that will create happiness for you and for others. Living each moment happily with an equanimous mind, you will surely progress toward the ultimate goal of liberation from all suffering.

S. N. Goenka

Everyone should have themselves regularly overwhelmed by Nature

George Harrison

When you do nothing you feel overwhelmed and powerless. But when you get involved you feel the sense of hope and accomplishment that comes from knowing you are working to make things better.

Maya Angelou

Your own pain is involuntary; you feel overwhelmed and have no control. When feeling the pain of others, there is an element of discomfort, but there also is a level of stability because you are voluntarily accepting pain. It gives you a sense of confidence.

Dalai Lama

God waits only the separation of spirit from flesh to crown us with a full reward. Why, then, should we ever sink overwhelmed with distress, when life is so soon over, and death is so certain an entrance to happiness — to glory?

Charlotte Bronte

Seeing that a Pilot steers the ship in which we sail, who will never allow us to perish even in the midst of shipwrecks, there is no reason why our minds should be overwhelmed with fear and overcome with weariness.

John Calvin

Overwhelmed with Joy Quotes

It is unnecessary to feel overwhelmed due to worries and challenges, but sometimes we are overwhelmed with joy and happiness.

We have some overwhelmed with joy quotes and overwhelmed quotes funny to help you realize the emotions of being overwhelmed with joy and happiness.

Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock.

Alvin Toffler

The individual has always to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Dream small dreams. If you make them too big, you get overwhelmed and you don’t do anything. If you make small goals and accomplish them, it gives you the confidence to go on to higher goals.

John H. Johnson

Sound character provides the power with which a person may ride the emergencies of life instead of being overwhelmed by them. Failure is… the highway to success.

Og Mandino

“That’s your solution? Have a cookie?’ Astrid asked. ‘No, my solution is to run down to the beach and hide out until this is all over,’ Sam said. ‘But a cookie never hurts.”

Michael Grant

“He was swimming in a sea of other people’s expectations. Men had drowned in seas like that.”

Robert Jordan

“Let us drop our ‘tin ear’ and listen to the sounds of the ‘real’ world veiled beyond our inattention, and overwhelmed by the smoke and mirrors of superficiality. (“Like a frozen image”)”

Erik Pevernagie

“but there was nothing I could do to dim the supernovae exploding inside my brain, an endless chain of intra cranial firecrackers”

John Green

“I could no longer discern what was real and what was fake. Everything, including the present, seemed to be both too much and nothing at all.”

Clemantine Wamariya

“I had some terrific experiences in the wilderness since I wrote you last – overpowering, overwhelming,” he gushed to his friend Cornel Tengel. I require it to sustain life.

Jon Krakauer, Into the Wild

“Every kid needs one place they can escape to when life gets to be too much.”

Lisa Fipps, Starfish

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“The risks of the conflict never overwhelmed me, only the fear of marginalization.”

Marie Benedict

“I don’t cry. I refuse to get depressed or overwhelmed. Feelings like these are for people who don’t have such elaborate to-do lists.”

Janine Urbaniak Reid

“I used to walk about the world pretending to be so tall. I would lift my chin higher, hopeful that in some small way I was actualizing my desired grandiosity. But I was not grand. I was not good or pure. I was only human. Now, I walk about the world aware of the grandiosity that surrounds me. And instead of feeling overwhelmed or small, I feel invited. Invited to explore a life that offers experiences much greater than any I have had thus far. -Marquita Burke De Jesus”

Marquita Burke De Jesus

“Faith lets you see the possibility in every situation.
Others may see a desert but what you see is a place where virtually everything can be grown.”

Michael Bassey Johnson

“I wish to tell you that it’s completely okay if your life seems like a mess to you. It’s okay if you are lost or haven’t found your way yet. It’s okay if you haven’t found your real place in this world yet.

Rajesh Goyal

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