I do not think it means what you think it means.
Whenever you become anxious or stressed, outer purpose has taken over, and you have lost sight of your inner purpose. Your state of consciousness is primary. All else is secondary.
Thamos von Nostria wrote:
You can also carry any number of victims and hazardous materials to the same spot and pile them up if you want to...
As long as you only carry one at a time. Don't strain yourself.