Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993) Protestant preacher and author.
The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.
Samuel Butler (1612-1680) British poet and satirist.
We are growing serious, and let me tell you, that's the next step to being dull.
Joseph Addison (1672-1719) English essayist, poet, and dramatist.
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.