Awesome Quotes and Sayings About Patience
Quotations & Citations:
Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.
~A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.
How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?
Patience is something you admire in the driver behind you and scorn in the one ahead.
Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.
Patience is the ability to count down before you blast off.
Beware the fury of a patient man.
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.
Patience is a most necessary qualification for business; many a man would rather you heard his story than granted his request.
Patience: A minor form of despair disguised as a virtue.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
~Franklin P. Jones
Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience.
~George-Louis de Buffon
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
Have patience, my friend, have patience;
For Rome wasn’t built in a day!
You wear yourself out for nothing
In many and many a way!
Why are you nervous and fretty
When things do not move along fast;
Why let yourself get excited
Over things that will soon be past?
~Gertrude Tooley Buckingham
The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience.
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Patience is also a form of action.
I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.
How poor are they that have not patience!
What wound did ever heal but by degrees?
I will not deny but that the best apology against false accusers is silence and sufferance, and honest deeds set against dishonest words.
One moment of patience may ward off great disaster. One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life.
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
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.