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Patience Quotes

Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself. Baltasar Gracian
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. Chinese proverb
Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee. Immanuel Kant
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time. Leo Tolstoy
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering you own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them - every day begin the task anew. Saint Francis de Sales
Have patience awhile slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee. Immanuel Kant
When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed, do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets Jim
When clouds form in the skies we know that rain will follow but we must not wait for it. Nothing will be achieved by attempting to interfere with the future before the time is ripe. Patience is needed. I Ching
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains. Dutch
How poor are they who have not patience What wound did ever heal but by degrees. William Shakespeare
How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success? Elbert Hubbard
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. Proverbs 25:15
Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success. Brian Adams
Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of his soul. Men must not turn into bees, and kill themselves in stinging others. Sir Francis Bacon
He that can have patience can have what he will. Benjamin Franklin
They who lack talent expect things to happen without effort. They ascribe failure to a lack of inspiration or ability, or to misfortune, rather than to insufficient application. At the core of every true talent there is an awareness of the difficulties inherent in any achievement, and the confidence that by persistence and patience something worthwhile will be realized. Thus talent is a species of vigor. Eric Hoffer
Infinite patience brings immediate results. Wayne W Dyer
A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains. Dutch Proverb
God knows that a mother needs fortitude and courage and tolerance and flexibility and patience and firmness and nearly every other brave aspect of the human soul. But because I happen to be a parent of almost fiercely maternal nature, I praise casualness . It seems to me the rarest of virtues. It is useful enough when children are small. It is important to the point of necessity when they are adolescents. Phyllis Mcginley
I think that wherever your journey takes you, there are new gods waiting there, with divine patience -- and laughter. Susan M. Watkins
( quotes are updated each month )