|Primary emotions||Secondary emotions||Tertiary emotions|
|Fear||Horror||Alarm • Fear • Fright • Horror • Hysteria • Mortification • Panic • Shock • Terror|
|Nervousness||Anxiety • Apprehension • Distress • Dread • Nervousness • Tenseness • Uneasiness • Worry|
Worry is thoughts and images of a negative nature in which mental attempts are made to avoid anticipated potential threats. Living in a state of worry can cause anxiety, and depression, as well as ruin the present. "Worry does take the pain out of tomorrow, it causes one to be prepared today." -Anonymous. As an emotion it is experienced as anxiety or concern about a real or imagined issue, usually personal issues such as health or finances or broader ones such as environmental pollution and social or technological change.