Patience Quotes

For want of self - Restraint many men are engaged all their lives in fighting with difficulties of their own making, and rendering success impossible by their own cross - Grained ungentleness; whilst others, it may be much less gifted, make their way and achieve success by simple patience, equanimity, and self - Control.
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Genius is only a greater aptitude for patience.
George - Louis Leclerc de Buffon

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
Joseph j. lam - the road to success leads through the valley of...
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
Unknown
Ambrose bierce - patience, n. a minor form of dispair, disguised...

Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience.
George - Louis Leclerc de Buffon
The strongest of all warriors are these two - - Time and Patience.
Leo Tolstoy
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".
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains.
Dutch
Chinese prove - with time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes...
Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Benjamin Franklin
Patience and perserverence have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
John Quincy Adams
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Edmund Burke
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
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".
A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.
Dutch Prove
The sufferings that fate inflicts on us should be borne with patience, what enemies inflict with manly courage.
Thucydides
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
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.
Napolean Hill
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.
Arnold Glasgow
Patience and time do more than strength or passion.
Jean de La Fontaine
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
The greatest power is often simple patience.
E. Joseph Crossman
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
With love and patience, nothing is impossible.
Daisaku Ikeda
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
To hear complaints with patience, even when complaints are vain, is one of the duties of friendship.
Samuel Johnson
Use disappointments as material for patience.
Unknown
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
Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.
Dr. Laurence J. Pete
But thou, O man of God, flee these things and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.
1 Timothy 611 Bible
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
Patience makes lighter What sorrow may not heal.
Horace
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Franklin P. Jones
Have patience awhile slanders are not long - Lived. Truth is the child of time erelong she shall appear to vindicate thee.
Immanuel Kant
Infinite patience brings immediate results.
Wayne W Dye
There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.
La Bruyere