Prioritize your passion

“How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success?” – Elbert Hubbard

“Learning patience can be a difficult experience, but once conquered you will find life is easier.” Catherine Pulsifer

“Man without patience is the lamp without oil, and pride in a rage is a bad counsellor.” –  A. de Musset

“Patience teaches us to turn provocations into invocations, to transform frustrations into celebrations.” – William Arthur Ward

“Not coincidentally, the journey that develops patience is traveled along a path similar to that which undermines the deceiving appeal of anger and what at times can appear to be anger’s uncontrollable nature.” – Allan Lokos

“Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.” – Criss Jami 

“Slow is every foot on an unknown path.” – Irish Proverbs

“Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against it. Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone. Remember that, my child. Remember you are half water. If you can’t go through an obstacle, go around it. Water does.” – Margaret Atwood

“Two things define you: your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

“I think patience is a skill, and I don’t have it” – David Duchovny

“Patience and time do more than strength or passion.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“To lose patience is to lose the battle.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“The secret of patience is to do something else in the meantime.” – Croft M. Pentz

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

“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.”  – Lemony Snicket

“Patience is not passive waiting. Patience is active acceptance of the process required to attain your goals and dreams.” – Ray Davis

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy

“With love and patience, nothing is impossible.” – Daisaku Ikeda

Perfect love is perfectly patient

“Give everything you’ve got. Then rest and wait. Then repeat, until achieved.” –  Maxime Lagacé

“The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others.” – Erik Erikson

“Perfect love is perfectly patient.” – Neal A. Maxwell

“Patience is not the ability to wait. Patience is to be calm no matter what happens, constantly take action to turn it to positive growth opportunities, and have faith to believe that it will all work out in the end while you are waiting.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Patience is a virtue, but there comes a moment when you must stop being patient and take the day by the throat and shake it. If it fights back; fine. I’d rather end up bloody at the end of the day, then unhurt with no progress made, no knowledge gained. I’d rather have a no, then nothing.” – Laurell K. Hamilton

“It will happen but it will take time.” – John Bowlby

“Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains.” – William Penn

“One minute of patience, ten years of peace.” – Greek proverb

“You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience.” – Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

“Nothing is hopeless; we must hope for everything.” – Euripides 

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy

“A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.” – George Savile

“Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.” – Unknown

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

“Patience can’t be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.” – Eknath Easwaran

“Patience is not just about waiting for something. It’s about how you wait, or your attitude while waiting.” – Joyce Meyer

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” – A. Milne

“Patience is the art of hoping.” – Luc de Clapiers

“I’ve learned that anything in life worth having comes from patience and hard work.” – Greg Behrendt

“To bear trials with a calm mind robs misfortune of its strength and burden.” – Seneca

We shall get there some day

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” – A. Milne 

“A wise man is superior to any insults which can be put upon him, and the best reply to unseemly behavior is patience and moderation.” – Molière

“Come what may, all bad fortune is to be conquered by endurance.” – Virgil

“Who is happy? The man with low expectations. Who is successful? The man with high expectations. Who is wise? The man with patience.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Many men think he is patient when, in reality, he is indifferent.” – B.C. Forbes

“Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.” – Laurence J. Peter

“All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.” – Thomas Fuller

“Patience is poultice for all wounds.” – Irish proverb

“Slow is every foot on an unknown path.” – Irish proverb

“Haste has no blessing.” – Swahili saying

“Hard work combined with patience is a superpower.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Be impatient with actions but patient with results.” – Naval Ravikant

“There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient.” – Sivananda Saraswati

“Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.” – Peter Marshall

“Indeed, this life is a test. It is a test of many things – of our convictions and priorities, our faith and our faithfulness, our patience and our resilience, and in the end, our ultimate desires.” – Sheri L. Dew

“The more you ask how much longer it will take, the longer the journey seems.” – Maori saying

“At the gate of patience there is no crowding.” – Moroccan saying

“Impatience may be a virtue if you have to write for today’s generation.” – Haresh Sippy

“You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.” – Franklin P. Jones

“Bear and forbear. “ – Unknown

Patience is the key to paradise

“Don’t cross the bridge until you come to it.” –  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Make your ego porous. Will is of little importance, complaining is nothing, fame is nothing. Openness, patience, receptivity, solitude is everything.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

“It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.” – Julius Caesar

“Patience in all things is your crucial shield.” – Robert Greene 

“Patience is a conquering virtue.” – Geoffrey Chaucer

“Patience isn’t a virtue; it’s a necessity.” – Lou Holtz

“Endurance is patience concentrated.” – Thomas Carlyle

“If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.” – Hal Borland

“The whole duty of man is embraced in the two principles of abstinence and patience: temperance in prosperity, and patient courage in adversity.” – Seneca

“A leaf that is destined to grow large is full of grooves and wrinkles at the start. Now if one has no patience and wants it smooth offhand like a willow leaf, there is trouble ahead.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Patience, a willingness to completely surrender to the process, and the importance of listening.” – Unknown

“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” – Lao Tzu

“Everything comes if a man will only wait.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”- Confucius

“Nothing else is necessary but these – love, sincerity, and patience.” – Swami Vivekananda 

“Patience is the key to paradise.” – Turkish proverb

“Change is slow and gradual. It requires hard work, a bit of luck, a fair amount of self-sacrifice, and a lot of patience.” – Robert Greene

“Our patience will achieve more than our force.” – Edmund Burke

“Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.” –  Francis Bacon

“Grain by grain a loaf, stone by stone, a castle.” – Yugoslavian saying

Have patience

“Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau 

“All human wisdom is summed up in two words – wait and hope.” – Alexandre Dumas

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Albert Einstein

“Patience is not a virtue. It is an achievement.” – Vera Nazarian 

“The salt of patience seasons everything.” – Italian saying

“We suffer more in imagination than in reality.” – Seneca

“What may not be altered is made lighter by patience.” – Horace

“He that can have patience can have what he will.” – Benjamin Franklin 

“I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.” – Abraham Lincoln

“I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end.” – Margaret Thatcher

“Patience is a key element of success.” – Bill Gates

“How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?” – William Shakespeare

“The continuous drip polishes the stone.” – Peruvian saying

“All good things arrive unto them that wait – and don’t die in the meantime.” – Mark Twain

“Drive slow and enjoy the scenery – drive fast and join the scenery.” – Douglas Horton

“Patience is the art of hoping.” – Luc de Clapiers

“While we wait for life, life passes.” – Seneca

“Time discovers truth.” – Seneca

“Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.” – Saadi 

“Misfortune is the test of a person’s merit.” – Seneca

Patience is necessary

“A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.” – George Savile 

“Patience is not passive, on the contrary, it is concentrated strength.” – Bruce Lee 

“You usually have to wait for that which is worth waiting for.” – Craig Bruce 

“In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience.” – W.B. Prescott 

“Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“And sure enough, even waiting will end… if you can just wait long enough.” – William Faulkner

“What can you control? Your efforts and where you apply your efforts. What can’t you control? Results. Let them go. Believe.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Patience you must have, my young padawan.” – Yoda 

“The very important thing you should have is patience.” – Jack Ma 

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” – Augustine of Hippo

“Have patience, God isn’t finished yet.” – Philippians 1:6

“Don’t put the cart before the horse.” – John Heywood

“Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow – that is patience.” – Unknown 

“Patience is the only true foundation on which to make one’s dreams come true.” – Franz Kafka 

“It doesn’t matter how many setbacks you come across, it’s the comeback that makes your story stand the test of time. So, be the comeback. Defy the odds.” – Tofe Evans

“Take pleasure in the laborious research process — enjoy the slow cooking of the idea, the organic growth that naturally takes shape over time.” – Robert Greene

“The secret engine fueling success is patience. It will actually get you to most goals much quicker and smoother than the alternative.” – Neil Strauss

“My son, observe the postage stamp! Its usefulness depends upon its ability to stick to one thing until it gets there.” – Josh Billings

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

“It will be your toughest battle. It will be the only one worth it.” – Maxime Lagacé

Patience is power

“Patience and fortitude conquer all things.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson 

“Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.” – Søren Kierkegaard 

“Just keep going when it’s tough. Just keep going when it’s long.” – Maxime Lagacé 

“Mastery requires both impatience and patience. The impatience to have a bias toward action, to not waste time, and to work with a sense of urgency each day. The patience to delay gratification, to wait for your actions to accumulate, and to trust the process.” – James Clear

“Patience earns interest. Impatience pays interest.” – Jack Butcher

“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 Brontë

“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

“Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.” – Plautus

“We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.” – Helen Keller

“Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.” – Thomas Edison

“All we need is just a little patience.” – Gun’s And Roses

“Never put passion before principle, even if you win, you’ll lose.” – Mr. Miyagi 

“There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.” – Jean de la Bruyere

“Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.” – Joseph Addison

“No great thing is created suddenly.” – Epictetus 

“To lose patience is to lose the battle.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“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

“Because you are alive, everything is possible.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“Trust the process. Your time is coming. Just do the work and the results will handle themselves.” – Tony Gaskins

“If you should put even a little on a little and should do this often, soon this would become big.” – Hesiod

Let patience be your motto

Patience quotes Nature does not hurry yet everything is accomplished Aylake
Patience quotes Nature does not hurry yet everything is accomplished Aylake

“Be patient and tough; someday this pain will be useful to you.” – Ovid 

“First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they fight you. Then you win.” – Mahatma Gandhi 

“Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.” – Lao Tzu 

“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.” – Paulo Coelho

Patience quotes All things come to him who waits provided he knows what he is waiting for Aylake
Patience quotes All things come to him who waits provided he knows what he is waiting for Aylake

“Patience is the calm acceptance that things can happen in a different order than the one you have in mind.” – David G. Allen

“All things come to him who waits – provided he knows what he is waiting for.” – Woodrow Wilson

“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Unknown

“Patience and the passage of time do more than strength and fury.” – Jean de La Fontaine

Patience quotes Adopt the pace of nature her secret is patience Aylake
Patience quotes Adopt the pace of nature her secret is patience Aylake

“Genius is eternal patience.” – Michelangelo

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” – Michelangelo

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.” – Leonardo da Vinci

Patience quotes Your mastery depends on focus patience and practice Aylake
Patience quotes Your mastery depends on focus patience and practice Aylake

“You will get there when you are meant to get there and not moment sooner. So relax, breathe, and be patient.” – Unknown

“Sometimes things aren’t clear right away. That’s where you need to be patient and persevere and see where things lead.” -Mary Pierce

“Your mastery depends on focus, patience and practice. Not on luck.” – Robin Sharma

“Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they.” – Leonardo da Vinci

Patience quotes Every great dream begins with a dreamer Aylake
Patience quotes Every great dream begins with a dreamer Aylake

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman

“For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice – no paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.” – John Burroughs

“Making your mark on the world is hard. If it were easy, everybody would do it. But it’s not. It takes patience, it takes commitment, and it comes with plenty of failure along the way. The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” – Barack Obama

“If you want a more patient world, let patience be your motto.” – Steve Maraboli

Patience and learning is the key

“Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.” – Victor Hugo

“Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things – with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.” – Corazon Aquino

“One who is patient glows with an inner radiance.” – Allan Lokos

“Someday, everything will make perfect sense. So for now, laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason.” – Unknown

“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

“Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart. Try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books written in a foreign language. Do not now look for the answers. They cannot now be given to you because you could not live them. It is a question of experiencing everything. At present you need to live the question. Perhaps you will gradually, without even noticing it, find yourself experiencing the answer, some distant day.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

“When you encounter various trials, big or small, be full of joy. They’re opportunities to learn patience.” – Scott Curran

“Take a rest: a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.” – Ovid 

“Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour.” – Ovid

“Be worthy love, and love will come.” – Louisa May Alcott 

“An alternative to love is not hate but patience.” – Santosh Kalwar

“Quietly endure, silently suffer and patiently wait.” – Martin Luther King Jr

“Patience you must have, my young Padawan.” – Yoda

“God’s love is patient, persistent, and persevering.” – Rick Warren

“Spiritual growth is not like fast food. It takes time for its roots to grow, and that requires us to be receptive and patient.” – Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

“It can take as long as three years to completely adjust to your retirement. Be patient and know that a new life is awakening within you.” – Robert Delamontagne

“Two things define you: Your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything.” – George Bernard Shaw

“What kind of inner monologue starts up when the negativity comes from the outside? Start practicing grace, patience, and self-love.” – Joseph Taylor

“Struggles often serve to release the wisdom, patience, and strength we all possess but too seldom demonstrate.” – Jim Stovall

“When you encounter various trials, big or small, be full of joy. They’re opportunities to learn patience.” – Scott Curran

“No pain that we suffer, no trial that we experience is wasted. It ministers to our education, to the development of such qualities as patience, faith, fortitude and humility.” – Orson F. Whitney

“All that we suffer and all that we endure, especially when we endure it patiently, builds up our characters, purifies our hearts, expands our souls, and makes us more tender and charitable.” – Orson F. Whitney

“What was hard to suffer is sweet to remember.” – Seneca

“We should always allow some time to elapse, for time discloses the truth.” – Seneca

“Keep silence for the most part, and speak only when you must, and then briefly.” – Epictetus

“Patience and learning is the key.” – Ellen DeGeneres

“How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success?” – Elbert Hubbard

“Patience teaches us to turn provocations into invocations, to transform frustrations into celebrations.” – William Arthur Ward

“Not coincidentally, the journey that develops patience is traveled along a path similar to that which undermines the deceiving appeal of anger and what at times can appear to be anger’s uncontrollable nature.” – Allan Lokos, 

“Slow is every foot on an unknown path.” – Irish Proverbs

Love is patient

“Patience is the mark of true love. If you truly love someone, you will be more patient with that person.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“Waiting and hoping is a hard thing to do when you’ve already been waiting and hoping for almost as long as you can bear it.” – Jenny Nimmo

“I hate waiting. But if it’s waiting for you I’ll wait.” – Unknown

“Good relationships don’t just happen. They take time, patience, and two people who truly want to be together.” – Unknown

“Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering.” – Paulo Coelho

“Patience is supported and nurtured by a quality of forgiveness.” – Allan Lokos

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.” – Corinthians 13:4-5

“The most inefficient and self-harming thing a person can do is go out looking for love. Let it find you when the time is right and you’re out doing what you love to do. Only then will you find it in its truest form.” – A.J. Darkholme

“To say that one waits a lifetime for his soulmate to come around is a paradox. People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect.” – Criss Jami

“Humility and patience are the surest proofs of the increase of love.” – John Wesley

“If you’re not too long, I will wait for you all my life.” – Oscar Wilde

“Fortune and love favor the brave.” – Ovid

“I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Patience and fortitude conquer all things.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Patience is a virtue, virtue is a grace; Both put together make a very pretty face.” – unknown

“Learning patience can be a difficult experience, but once conquered you will find life is easier.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Patience is very important in the process of becoming a published author, I tell you.” – Gina Duke

“When it comes to increasing motivation and self-control, you have to remain patient and allow your mind to adapt to the new changes.” – Jill Hesson, 

“Patience is a bitter plant, but its fruit is sweet.” – Chinese Proverb

“Being a good teacher takes patience; being a good doctor also takes patience. In fact, if you want to excel in anything, master any skill, patience is an asset.” – Eknath Easwaran

“Always seem patient, as if you know that everything will come to you eventually.” – Robert Greene

“Once you learn patience, your options suddenly expand.” – Robert Greene

“Haste is productive of injury, and so is too much hesitation. He is the wisest man who does everything at the proper time.” – Ovid

“Judge a tree from its fruit, not from its leaves.” – Euripides

“Keep doing your Karm (work). Don’t start expecting the results.” – Bhagavad Gita

“It will be essential to learn to be comfortable with yourself, and being by yourself. Learning to maintain an inner peace helps to develop patience.” – Omar Johnson, 

“Always show patience, don’t turn away. It will make life worthwhile tomorrow and today.” – Catherine Pulsifer, 

“Patience is the productivity factor which keeps you persistent in working on your task.” – Abder-Rahman Ali

“A leaf that is destined to grow large is full of grooves and wrinkles at the start. Now if one has no patience and wants it smooth offhand like a willow leaf, there is trouble ahead.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Many a man has left the dock just before his ship came in. Time has great power to solve problems. Counsel patience.” – Wilfred Peterson

Kids teach you a lot of patience

“Patience, n. A minor form of despair, disguised as a virtue.” – Ambrose Bierce

“All human power is a compound of time and patience.” – Honore de Balzac 

“Life was always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act.” – Paulo Coelho

“It’s wise to work and wait. It’s wiser to work and keep working. Results may not come. Don’t waste time.” – Maxime Lagacé

“If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?” – Rumi

“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

“Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.” – Heraclitus

“Every man must patiently bide his time. He must wait – not in listless idleness but in constant, steady, cheerful endeavors, always willing and fulfilling and accomplishing his task, that when the occasion comes he may be equal to the occasion.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Two things define you: Your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.” – Unknown

“There is a slowness in affairs which ripens them, and a slowness which rots them.” – Joseph Roux

“Without patience, we will learn less in life. We will see less. We will feel less. We will hear less. Ironically, rush and more usually mean less.” – Mother Teresa

“Some people can never understand that you have to wait, even for the best of things, until the right time comes.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“Work hard. And have patience. Because no matter who you are, you’re going to get hurt in your career and you have to be patient to get through the injuries.” – Randy Johnson

“Patience and time do more than strength or passion.” – Jean de La Fontaine

“People are stubborn about what they perceive to be the right thing or the wrong thing, and it takes a long time to filter this human condition. There’s a waiting period until people catch up. But if you have patience – which it takes when someone thinks differently from you – everybody always catches up. That patience is a wonderful virtue.” – Johnny Mathis

“I have learned that I really do have discipline, self-control, and patience. But they were given to me as a seed, and it’s up to me to choose to develop them.” – Joyce Meyer

“To learn patience is not to rebel against every hardship.” – Henri Nouwen

“Kids teach you a lot of patience.” – Mona Singh

“How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?” – William Shakespeare

“The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.” – Plutarch

“Without labor nothing prospers.” – Sophocles

“Who seeks shall find.” – Sophocles

“Time is generally the best doctor.” – Ovid

“Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.” – Ovid

“Persist in patience – it may not happen overnight, but make good patience a habit that you practice.” – Danielle Tinning

“They say that patience is a virtue, and while that sounds terribly pious and old fashioned, it turns out to be true….So is patience just about delaying immediate gratification? Simply put – yes. It’s a lot more than just that, of course, but it makes for a good start.” – Greg Souchester

“In a good relationship, it is a must to forgive, have patience, and expect the best from our partner.” – Rudi Zimmerer

“Patience is the ornament of the brave. Patience is the real badge of courage; it is equally the mark of love.” – Eknath Easwaran

“Patience listens with actual interest. The long suffering creates steadfastness in the midst of patience.” – Dr. Becky Slabaugh

Patience is power

“The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach-waiting for a gift from the sea.” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“The first lesson to learn is to resign oneself to the little difficulties in life, not to hit out at everything one comes up against. If one were able to manage this one would not need to cultivate great power; even one’s presence would be healing.” – Hazrat Inayat Khan

“Patience is a key that unlocks the door to a more fulfilling life. It is through a cultivation of patience that we become better parents, powerful teachers, great businessmen, good friends, and a live a happier life.” – Steve Maraboli

“Learning patience can be a difficult experience, but once conquered you will find life is easier.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.” – Stephen Covey 

“Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.” – Billy Graham

“It shows a brave and resolute spirit not to be agitated in exciting circumstances.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Whoever is patient has great understanding, but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.” – Proverbs 14:29

“Learn to stand back when the time is not yet ripe and to strike fiercely when it has reached fruition.” – Robert Greene

“A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.” – Bruce Lee 

“The best cure for anger is delay.” – Seneca

“Fools have big egos and high expectations. Thus, the madness. The wise have humility and low expectations. Thus, the peace.” – Maxime Lagacé

“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

“Learning patience was not an easy lesson.” – Michael Douglas

“Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it’s cowardice.” – George Jackson

“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” – Lao Tzu

“Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.” – Heraclitus

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

“Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things – with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.” – Corazon Aquino

“Have patience with all things. But first of all with yourself.” – Saint Francis de Sales

“Our levels of desire, patience, persistence, and confidence end up playing a much larger role in success than sheer reasoning powers.” – Robert Greene

“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” – Napoleon Hill

“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.” – Lemony Snicket

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

“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 is undoubtedly a virtue. If you don’t have enough, you aren’t cut out for parenthood, and especially not stepparenthood.” – Tucker Colburn

“Once you decide you’re ready to change, you’ll need to be patient with yourself especially if setting goals on a regular basis isn’t something you normally do.” – P. Seymour

“If I see determination and doggedness, I lend a hand in making those dreams come true. I have little patience for whining and negativity.” – Lorraine C Ladish

“Patience matters in a successful negotiation. A lot of negotiators can attest to this: When a person rushes while negotiating with another person, they’re more likely to commit mistakes.” – Patrick Kennedy

“Establishing a good morning routine will give you the energy, patience and focus that you need to cope with the major changes going on in your life.” – Samantha Westwood

Patience is a virtue

“Defeat is simply a signal to press onward.” – Helen Keller

“Patience is the direct antithesis of anger.” – Allan Lokos

“The Lord is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love.” – Psalm 103:8

“Haste is of the Devil.” – St. Jerome

“Impatience is the mark of independence, not of bondage.” – Marianne Moore

“The world is more malleable than you think and it’s waiting for you to hammer it into shape.” – Bono

“Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” – Barack Obama

“Alas, impatience is but another form of unhappiness. It is true, it is true. I have never met a happy impatient person.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

“This is one more piece of advice I have for you: don’t get impatient. Even if things are so tangled up you can’t do anything, don’t get desperate or blow a fuse and start yanking on one particular thread before it’s ready to come undone. You have to realize it’s going to be a long process and that you’ll work on things slowly, one at a time.” – Haruki Murakami

“You can tell the greatness of someone by what makes them angry.” – Abraham Lincoln 

“No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.” – Lewis Carroll

“Time, the devourer of all time.” – Ovid

“The very important thing you should have is patience.” – Jack Ma

“There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient.” – Swami Sivananda

“Bear patiently with a rival.” – Ovid

“Patience is a virtue, and I’m learning patience. It’s a tough lesson.” – Elon Musk

“The greatest power is often simple patience.” –  E. Joseph Cossman

“Sometimes things aren’t clear right away. That’s where you need to be patient and persevere and see where things lead.” – Mary Pierce

“Everything is out there if you know how to find it, and have the patience. I don’t and haven’t, but that’s my problem.” – Tom Holt

“Genius is patience.” – Isaac Newton

“Patience can’t be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.” – Eknath Easwaran 

“Endurance is the crowning quality, and patience all the passion of great hearts.” – James Russell Lowell

“How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success?” – Elbert Hubbard

“Persistence. Perfection. Patience. Power. Prioritize your passion. It keeps you sane.” – Criss Jami 

“I will not be distracted by noise, chatter, or setbacks. Patience, commitment, grace, and purpose will guide me.” – Louise Hay

“Have patience because rushing your success could end up also halting your success.” –  Julius Williams

“For a marriage counselor to be credible and trust-worthy, he or she has to have good listening skills and patience.” – Jessica Gardner

“With patience and understanding coupled with perseverance, you can make progress.” – Mark Hodgson

“Having to be patient and wait for things to come or happen has become less of the norm and more of a chore.” – Moe Alodah

“Generally speaking I think it is safe to say that the larger your dream is, the longer it will take to incubate and manifest, and the more obstacles and problems to solve may be thrown in your way. You must have patience and faith and perseverance or persistence.” – Bill Tharp

Be patient

“Beware the fury of a patient man.” – John Dryden

“Vengeance is disappointing, always.” – Janet Morris

“Impatience is the cardinal sin of youth.” – M.T. Bass

“To be impatient is to be hooked on the future.” – Gerald Jampolsky

“Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay; falsehood by haste and uncertainty.” – Tacitus

“Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.” – Sophocles

“I’m tired of being treated like a second-class citizen.” – Rosa Parks

“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” – Napoleon Hill

“Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.” – Christopher Reeve 

“Remember no man is really defeated unless he is discouraged.” – Bruce Lee

“It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.” – Seneca

“It’s risky to trust, but it’s foolish to seek comfort all your life.” – Maxime Lagacé

“There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.” – Cesar Chavez

“Find patience in the breath of life.” – Ryunosuke Satoro

“Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau

“Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.” – Robert H. Schuller

“Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.” – Phillips Brooks

“Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.” – Plautus

“We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.” – Helen Keller

“Only those who have patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.” – James J. Corbett

“No great thing is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. If you tell me that you desire a fig, I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.” – Epictetus

“The two powers which in my opinion constitute a wise man are those of bearing and forbearing.” – Epictetus

“You cannot have everything in the present. The road to mastery requires patience and sacrifice.” – Robert Greene

“Sometimes it is best to lie low, to do nothing but let the winter pass.” – Robert Greene

“Patience and tenacity are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness.” – Thomas Huxley

“Let what will be said or done, preserve your sang-froid immovably, and to every obstacle, oppose patience, perseverance, and soothing language.” – Thomas Jefferson

“If you incorporate yoga workouts regularly into your life, with patience and discipline, you’ll notice a long list of benefits to your health….” –  Dean Pohlman

“If we want to live wider and deeper lives, not just faster ones, we have to practice patience – patience with ourselves, with other people, and with the big and small circumstances of life itself.” –  M. J. Ryan

“Positive parental authority is characterized by patience, sensitivity, respect, attentiveness and consideration, without ignoring the natural hierarchy.” – Nurit Levi

“Patience is vital to being a father and adapting is also crucial.” – Colin Adams

Patience is the support of weakness

Patience quotes You never know whats around the corner Aylake
You never know whats around the corner

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.” – Ephesians 4:2

“Fear is the glue that keeps you stuck. Faith is the solvent that sets you free.” – Shannon L. Alder

“A man of courage is also full of faith.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

“The keys to patience are acceptance and faith. Accept things as they are, and look realistically at the world around you. Have faith in yourself and in the direction you have chosen.” – Ralph Marston

“You never know what’s around the corner. It could be everything. Or it could be nothing. You keep putting one foot in front of the other, and then one day you look back and you’ve climbed a mountain.” – Tom Hiddleston

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.” – Romans 12:12

“God answers when you least expect it.” – Unknown

“Patience with others is love. Patience with self is hope. Patience with God is faith.” – Unknown

“Be patient because things will get better. It may be stormy now, but it never rains forever.” – Unknown

“The wisest are the most annoyed at the loss of time.” – Dante Alighieri 

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” – Galatians 6:9

“Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.” – Saadi

“The keys to patience are acceptance and faith. Accept things as they are, and look realistically at the world around you. Have faith in yourself and in the direction you have chosen.” – Ralph Marston

“Patience is the support of weakness; impatience the ruin of strength.” – Charles Caleb Colton

“I think patience is a skill and I wish I had it.” – David Duchovny

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Patience is key. You can’t get selfish, and that’s the number one thing I’ve learned at WWE. The world continues to go round, and I just knew – given the right opportunity and the right moment – that the world would know I was good, but now the world knows that I’m great.” – Sasha Banks

“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.” – Napoleon Hill

“Patience is the best medicine.” – John Florio

“The highest result of education is tolerance.” – Helen Keller 

“Any person capable of angering you becomes your master.” – Epictetus

“The enemy is the necessary condition for practicing patience.” – Dalai Lama

“It’s easy to be mad when you mind how they act. It’s easy to be happy when you’re indifferent to things you can’t control.” –  Maxime Lagacé

“Tolerance is nothing more than patience with boundaries.” – Shannon L. Alder

“Patience is a great quality when it means that you can wait for the right moment to speak.” – Byron Pulsifer

“But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently.” – Romans 8:25

“It isn’t always easy to set the tone or circumstances where patience must prevail but then, every situation is quite different and each must be judged at the time.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Before you can consider a problem water under the bridge, you must first patiently work on removing the dam.” – Michelle C. Ustaszeski 

“Patience is not passive, on the contrary, it is concentrated strength.” – Bruce Lee

“… our lack of patience creates difficulties because the more complex of life’s challenges – illness, disability, relationship conflicts, job crises, parenting issues, to name a few – require that we practice patience in order not merely to cope, but to grow in love and wisdom.” – M. J. Ryan

Patience is the key to paradise

Patience quotes aylake There are three secrets to managing
There are three secrets to managing

“Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow – that is patience.” – Unknown

“Patience is the key to paradise.” – Turkish Proverb

“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

“There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is to have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.” – Chuck Tanner

“My dad said to me, ‘Work hard and be patient.’ It was the best advice he ever gave me. You have to put the hours in.” – Simon Cowell

Patience quotes aylake You can learn many things from children
You can learn many things from children

“Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.” – Molière

“You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.” – Franklin P. Jones

“The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others.” – Erik Erikson

“Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains.” – William Penn

“Counting down the days for something special can be difficult, but most of us would agree there are things well worth waiting for.” – Susan B Townsen

Patience quotes aylake The adventures first
The adventures first

“If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“Let nothing disturb you, let nothing frighten you. All things are passing away: God never changes. Patience obtains all things. Whoever has God lacks nothing; God alone suffices.” –  Teresa Of Avila

“The principle part of faith is patience.” – George MacDonald

“No, no! The adventures first, explanations take such a dreadful time.” – Lewis Carroll

“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, which eventually leads to success.” – Brian Adams

 

“Be patient. Patience is the mother of all virtues.” – Hrithik Roshan

“When it comes to work, I have a lot of patience, but otherwise, I am quite impatient.” – Kratika Sengar

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

“The one thing about the business of entertainment is that you have to learn patience.” – Kevin Hart

“The lions taught me photography. They taught me patience and the sense of beauty, a beauty that penetrates you.” – Yann Arthus-Bertrand

 

“Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.” – Phillips Brooks

“Resolve to be tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the wrong. Sometime in life you will have been all of these.” – George Washington Carver

“It’s an universal law – intolerance is the first sign of an inadequate education. An ill-educated person behaves with arrogant impatience, whereas truly profound education breeds humility.” –  Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

“There is something hugely civilised about allowing long pauses in a conversation. Very few people can stand that kind of silence.” – James Robertson

“Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.” – Albert Einstein

 

“It’s not imagination on my part when I say that to look up at the sky, the clouds, the moon, and the stars make me calm and patient.” – Anne Frank

“Patience with oneself is essential if we are to enjoy happiness and equanimity through life’s constantly changing nature with its unfair and disruptive conditions. If we are not patient with ourselves it is unlikely that we can be patient with anyone else.” – Allan Lokos

“Anyone can launch a new company, but it takes patience, hard work, and commitment to make any new project a success.” – Warren Philip Gates

“Always show patience, don’t turn away it will make life worthwhile tomorrow and today.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Patience brings roses.”  – Czech Proverb

Be As You Wish To Seem

Be As You Wish To Seem
Be As You Wish To Seem

Be As You Wish To Seem

“Work hard in silence. Let your success be your noise.” – Unknown

“You don’t get the things you dream of, you get the things that you work for.” – Ursula Callistis

“The funny thing about the heart is a soft heart is a strong heart, and a hard heart is a weak heart.” – Criss Jami

“Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.” – Joyce Meyer

“God will bring the right person into your life at the right time. Always believe that! If they are not there, God isn’t finished yet!” – Shannon L. Alder

 

“Patience attracts happiness; it brings near that which is far.” – Swahili proverb

“Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Impatience only makes you look weak. It is a principal impediment to power.” – Robert Greene

“Keep the faith. The most amazing things in life tend to happen right at the moment you’re about to give up hope.” – Unknown

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” – St. Augustine

 

“Work and wait, work and wait is what God says to us in creation.” – Josiah Gilbert Holland

“Hope is patience with the lamp lit.” – Tertullian

“There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.” – Jean de la Bruyere

“Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“God has perfect timing; never early, never late. It takes a little patience and it takes a lot of faith but it’s worth the wait.” – Unknown

 

“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

“Our patience will achieve more than our force.” – Edmund Burke

“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.” – Paulo Coelho

“To lose patience is to lose the battle.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it.” – Thomas a Kempis

 

“Tolerance is the oil which takes the friction out of life.” –  Wilbert E. Scheer

“Trying to understand is like straining through muddy water. Have the patience to wait! Be still and allow the mud to settle.” –  Lao Tzu

“To understand the true quality of people, you must look into their minds, and examine their pursuits and aversions.” –  Marcus Aurelius

“The only thing that isn’t worthless: to live this life out truthfully and rightly. And be patient with those who don’t.” –  Marcus Aurelius

“A boxer derives the greatest advantage from his sparring partner – and my accuser is my sparring partner. He trains me in patience, civility and even temper.” –  Marcus Aurelius

 

“Stressors are everywhere. Each and every day, we run into situations that constantly test us, rob us of our patience, strip us of our sanity, impact our focus, and cause us to lose control of our days.”-  Colleen Archer

“Showing kindness, patience and faith in yourself when you do make mistakes.” – Eileen Rose Giadone

“When it comes to patience, we don’t have to change old habits; we can build better ones.” – Sue Bender

“The benefits of living a simple life are not immediate so be sure to have the patience to wait for the fruits of your efforts.” – Ryan Cooper

“I take things as they come and find that patience and persistence tend to win out in the end.” – Paul Kane