Patience Quotes

The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
Leo Tolstoy
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
Hermann hesse - the best weapons against the infamies of life are...
There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community, that have no care but for themselves, and whose care for themselves reaches little further than impatience of immediate pain, and eagerness for the nearest good.
Samuel Johnson, Taxation No Tyranny
Napolean hill - patience, persistence and perspiration make an...

To hear complaints with patience, even when complaints are vain, is one of the duties of friendship.
Samuel Johnson
Patience is the key to content.
Mahomet
There art two cardinal sins from which all others spring Impatience and Laziness.
Franz Kafka
Patience is often merely the guise of Cowardice.
C. Lee Hopkin
Purity, patience, and preserverance are the three essentials to success, and above all love.
Swami Vivekananda
Helen kelle - face your deficiencies and acknowledge them; but...
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 strongest of all warriors are these two - - Time and Patience.
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
Patience makes lighter What sorrow may not heal.
Horace
The important thing is to know when to laugh, or since laughing is somewhat undignified to smile. But the smile must be of the right kind must have understanding in it, and friendliness, and a good deal of patience.
Roderic Owen
I think that wherever your journey takes you, there are new gods waiting there, with divine patience - - And laughter.
Susan M. Watkins
To bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a folly it betrays a dangerous impatience with basic realities. It is like becoming disturbed that people do not fall in love sensibly - - And so deciding to computerize the problem.
Theodore Roszak
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
There are two main human sins from which all the others derive: impatience and indolence. It was because of impatience that they were expelled from Paradise, it is because of indolence that they do not return. Yet perhaps there is only one major sin: impatience. Because of impatience they were expelled, because of impatience they do not return.
Franz Kafka
Sorry for the disaster. And thanks for your patience!
Chris Thyberg
All human power is a compound of time and patience.
Honore de Balzac
Genius is only a greater aptitude for patience.
George - Louis Leclerc de Buffon
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
Thomas Fulle
If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.
Hal Borland
A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.
Joseph Rickaby
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
Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.
Ambrose Bierce
Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.
Hyman Rickove
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".
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
Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.
Dr. Laurence J. Pete
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
Chinese prove
But thou, O man of God, flee these things and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
1 Timothy 611 Bible
There are times when God asks nothing of his children except silence, patience and tears.
C. S. Robinson
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
Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin impatience. Because of impatience we are driven out of Paradise because of impatience we cannot return.
Franz Kafka
You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience.
Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts".