A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.
Life it too short to deal with crazy people.
Karen E. Quinones Miller
Even a snail will eventually reach its destination.
The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience
Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace
There are times to stay put, and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.
I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.
Patience is not passive waiting. Patience is active acceptance of the process required to attain your goals and dreams.
A stumble may prevent a fall.
Why is patience so important? Because it makes us pay attention.
Be worthy love, and love will come.
Louisa May Alcott
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
Make your ego porous. Will is of little importance, complaining is nothing, fame is nothing. Openness, patience, receptivity, solitude is everything.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Time has no meaning, Love will endure..
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way.
Fulton J. Sheen
Don't give up on the plant that looks dead... it may be that it's just not yet in season.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
It is very strange that the years teach us patience - that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.
Everything comes if a man will only wait.
An alternative to love is not hate but patience.
Talent is a long patience, and originality an effort of will and intense observation.
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
John Quincy Adams
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
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 won unhurried pace.
Brian L. Weiss, Muchas Vidas, Muchos Maestros
Well, we must wait for the future to show.
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
Patience and wisdom walk hand in hand, like two one-armed lovers.
Everybody going to be dead one day, just give them time.
Neil Gaiman, Anansi Boys
Patience is a fruit of the spirit that grows only under trial. It is useless to pray for patience. Well, actually I encourage you to pray for patience, but I'll tell you what you'll get TRIALS!
Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears.
The two hardest tests on the spiritual road are the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage not to be disappointed with what we encounter.