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“Now that all your worry has proved such an unlucrative business, why not find a better job.”

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source: “Find a Better Job,” in The Gift: Poems by the Great Sufi Master, trans. Daniel James Ladinsky (New York: Penguin, 1999).

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“Worries are easier to bear with soup than without it.”

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source: 1001 Yiddish Proverbs, by Fred Kogos (Secaucus, NJ: Castle Books, 1970), 137.

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notes: Yiddish translation: Tsores mit yoich iz gringer tsu fartrogen vi tsores on yoich.

“When it finally briefly happens, happiness can feel very worrying.”

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source: Twitter, 11:59 PM Apr 14, 2010 via mobile web

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