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Patience Quotes


These are some of the best 'Patience' quotations and sayings.

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A curtain lecture is worth all the sermons in the world for teaching the virtue of patience and long suffering.

A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.

A patient, humble temper gathers blessings that are marred by the peevish, and overlooked by the aspiring.

A phlegmatic insensibility is as different from patience, as a pool from a harbor. Into the one, indolence naturally sinks us; but if we arrive at the other it is by encountering many an adverse wind and rough wave, with a more skilful pilot at the helm than self, and a company under better command than the passions.

Accustom yourself to that which you bear ill, and you will bear it well.

Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience.

All that I have accomplished, or expect or hope to accomplish, has been and will be by that plodding, patient, persevering process of accretion which builds the ant-heap, particle by particle, thought by thought, fact by fact.

All things come round to him who will but wait.

And makes us rather bear those ills we have Than fly to others that we know not of?

Beware the fury of a patient man.

Beware the wrath of a patient adversary.

By time and toil we sever What strength and rage could never.

Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.

Even the best must own that patience and resignation are the pillars of human peace on earth.

Everything comes if a man will only wait.

Everything comes to those who wait... except a cat.

Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections, but instantly set about remedying them - every day begin the task anew.

He surely is most in need of another's patience, who has none of his own.

He that can have patience can have what he will.

He that is patient will persevere; and he that perseveres will often have occasion for, as well as trial of patience.


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