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Patience Quotes

The road to success leads through the valley of humility, and the path is up the ladder of patience and across the wide barren plains of perseverance. As yet, no short cut has ever been discovered. Joseph J. Lamb
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. Chinese proverb
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
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance. Franklin P. Jones
Our patience will achieve more than our force. Edmund Burke
It is very strange that the years teach us patience - that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting. Elizabeth Taylor, "A Wreath of Roses"
You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience. Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts"
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself. Baltasar Gracian
He that can have patience can have what he will. Benjamin Franklin
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake. Victor Hugo
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains. Dutch
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time. Leo Tolstoy
The best weapons against the infamies of life are courage, wilfulness and patience. Courage strenthens, wilfulness is fun and patience provides tranquility. Hermann Hesse
Infinite patience brings immediate results. Wayne W Dyer
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily. Author Unknown
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
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
The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments. William H. Borah
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
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
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