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Patience Quotes

Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily. Author Unknown
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
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
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. Chinese proverb
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance. Franklin P. Jones
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains. Dutch
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
I think that wherever your journey takes you, there are new gods waiting there, with divine patience -- and laughter. Susan M. Watkins
There are times when God asks nothing of his children except silence, patience and tears. C. S. Robinson
You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience. Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts"
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
A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation. Molire
Our patience will achieve more than our force. Edmund Burke
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. Proverbs 25:15
He that can have patience can have what he will. Benjamin Franklin
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
Infinite patience brings immediate results. Wayne W Dyer
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
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself. Baltasar Gracian
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
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