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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
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time. Leo Tolstoy
I think that wherever your journey takes you, there are new gods waiting there, with divine patience -- and laughter. Susan M. Watkins
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
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. Chinese proverb
There are times when God asks nothing of his children except silence, patience and tears. C. S. Robinson
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains. Dutch
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
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
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"
Jenny replied to this with a bitterness which might have surprized a judicious person, who had observed the tranquillity with which she bore all the affronts to her chastity; but her patience was perhaps tired out, for this is a virtue which is very apt to be fatigued by exercise. Henry Fielding, The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling
A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains. Dutch Proverb
Have patience awhile slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee. Immanuel Kant
Have patience awhile; slanders are not long-lived. Truth is the child of time; erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee. Immanuel Kant
Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will then be powerless to vex your mind. Leonardo da Vinci
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
He that can have patience can have what he will. Benjamin Franklin
Infinite patience brings immediate results. Wayne W Dyer
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. Proverbs 25:15
How poor are they who have not patience What wound did ever heal but by degrees. William Shakespeare
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