Thursday, 26 April 2018

Patience - Quotes

A waiting person is a patient person. The word patience means the willingness to stay where we are and live the situation out to the full in the belief that something hidden there will manifest itself to us. - Henri J.M. Nouwen

Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

An invulnerable armour is patience. - Gautama Buddha

At the gate of patience there is no crowding. - Moroccan Proverb

Consider, that Patience is necessary to alleviate and lighten the afflictions we suffer. The same burden shall not, by this means, have the same weight in it. There is a certain skill in taking up our load upon us, to make it sit handsome and easy: Whereas, others that take it up untowardly, find it most cumbersome and oppressive. - Ezekiel Hopkins

Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health. - Michel de Montaigne

Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience. - George-Louis de Buffon

He that can have patience can have what he will. - Benjamin Franklin

He who endures with patience is a conqueror. - Latin Proverb

How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young? - Paul Sweeney

Have patience with everything unresolved in your heart and to try to love the questions themselves as if they were locked rooms or books written in a very foreign language. Don’t search for the answers, which could not be given to you now, because you would not be able to live them. And the point is to live everything. Live the questions now. Perhaps then, someday far in the future, you will gradually, without even noticing it, live your way into the answer. - Rainer Maria Rilke

Inner peace is impossible without patience. Wisdom requires patience. Spiritual growth implies the mastery of patience. Patience allows the unfolding of destiny to proceed at its own unhurried pace. - Brian L. Weiss

It is far better to endure patiently a smart which nobody feels but yourself, than to commit a hasty action whose evil consequences will extend to all connected with you. - Charlotte Bronte

It is very strange that the years teach us patience - that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting. - Elizabeth Taylor

It's easy to find reasons why other folks should be patient. - George Eliot

Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence. - Hal Borland

No man can be patient who has not strong passions, for patience is passion tamed. - Lyman Abbott

One moment of patience may ward off great disaster.  One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life. - Chinese Proverb

Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains. - William Penn

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. - John Quincy Adams

Patience and wisdom walk hand in hand, like two one-armed lovers. - Jarod Kintz

Patience has tender feet. - Austin O’Malley

Patience is a form of wisdom. It demonstrates that we understand the fact that sometimes things must unfold in their own time. - Unknown

Patience is a plaster for all sores. - Persian Proverb

Patience is a remedy for every sorrow. - Publilius Syrus

Patience is a virile virtue; it does not mean lying down under affliction, but standing up under it and marching on. - Walter Lowrie

Patience is also a form of action. - Auguste Rodin

Patience is cultivated in the storms of your own heart and mind. - Christina Feldman

Patience is no small, fell-good personal quality. It is at the heart of diplomacy and civility, lawfulness and civil order. Without it, people can't work together and society can't function at all. With it, we create the possibility of peace between people and between nations. - Mary Jane Ryan

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