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Patience Quotes

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
The best weapons against the infamies of life are courage, wilfulness and patience. Courage strenthens, wilfulness is fun and patience provides tranquility. Hermann Hesse
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
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
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
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
You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience. Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts"
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time. Leo Tolstoy
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
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains. Dutch
Our patience will achieve more than our force. Edmund Burke
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance. Franklin P. Jones
A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains. Dutch Proverb
The universe seems wondrous to me, with or without God. It has powerful lines and uncompromising ways. Patience and time sit like sages on the planets, strong and impersonal. There is a stark beauty to all of this. Real Live Preacher, reallivepreacher.com weblog, September 4, 2003
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. Proverbs 25:15
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
I think that wherever your journey takes you, there are new gods waiting there, with divine patience -- and laughter. Susan M. Watkins
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
Patience with others is Love, Patience with self is Hope, Patience with God is Faith. Adel Bestavros
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily. Author Unknown
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