Favorite Quotations ~  Patience Power of Patience

"Adopt the pace of Nature; her secret is patience." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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He that has no patience has nothing at all. ~ Italian Proverb

Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet. ~ Aristotle

Genius is eternal patience. ~ Michelangelo

I am extraordinarily patient provided I get my own way in the end. ~ Margaret Thatcher

If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm. ~ Mahatma Gandhi

An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains. ~ Dutch Proverb

All things pass... Patience attains all it strives for. ~ St. Teresa

Better to complete a small task well, than to do much imperfectly. ~ Plato

If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient. It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear. ~ A.A. Milne

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. ~ Brian Adams

Paper has more patience than people. ~ Anne Frank

Patience and fortitude conquer all things. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a limit at which forbearance ceases to be a virtue. ~ Edmund Burke, Works

Patience is the mother of joy. ~ William Bryant Logan

Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength. ~ Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it. ~ Arnold Glasgow

As any gardener will tell you, the cycles of nature require patience…Even a fast-growing vegetable like a radish requires time. ~ M. J. Ryan, Power of Patience

Patience furthers. ~ Lama Surya Das, Buddha Is as Buddha Does

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