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Author: Carl Jung
'Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.'


Author: Robert H. Schuller
'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.'


Author: Napoleon Hill
'Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.'


Author: Helen Keller
'We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.'


Author: William Shakespeare
'How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?'


Author: Joseph Addison
'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.'


Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau
'Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.'


Author: John Burroughs
'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.'


Author: Thomas Fuller
'Abused patience turns to fury.'


Author: Elbert Hubbard
'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.'


Author: Phillips Brooks
'Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.'


Author: Saint Francis de Sales
'Have patience with all things, But, first of all with yourself.'


Author: George Savile
'A man who is a master of patience is master of everything else.'


Author: Solomon Ibn Gabirol
'The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.'


Author: Edith Sitwell
'I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.'


Author: Julius Caesar
'It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.'


Author: Saadi
'Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.'


Author: Edmund Burke
'Our patience will achieve more than our force.'


Author: Michelangelo
'Genius is eternal patience.'


Author: Heraclitus
'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.'


Author: Margaret Thatcher
'I'm extraordinarily patient provided I get my own way in the end.'


Author: Thomas Carlyle
'Endurance is patience concentrated.'


Author: Soren Kierkegaard
'Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.'


Author: Arnold H. Glasow
'The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.'


Author: Ambrose Bierce
'Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.'


Author: Jesse Jackson
'I am not a perfect servant. I am a public servant doing my best against the odds. As I develop and serve, be patient. God is not finished with me yet.'


Author: John Ruskin
'Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.'


Author: George Jackson
'Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it's cowardice.'


Author: Simone Weil
'Humility is attentive patience.'


Author: Francis Bacon
'Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.'


Author: Rudyard Kipling
'Heaven grant us patience with a man in love.'


Author: Paul Kane
'As for goals, I don't set myself those anymore. I'm not one of these 'I must have achieved this and that by next year' kind of writers. I take things as they come and find that patience and persistence tend to win out in the end.'


Author: Thomas Fuller
'All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.'


Author: William Penn
'Patience and Diligence, like faith, remove mountains.'


Author: Luc de Clapiers
'Patience is the art of hoping.'


Author: Sivananda
'There is something good in all seeming failures. You are not to see that now. Time will reveal it. Be patient.'


Author: Lawrence G. Lovasik
'The practice of patience toward one another, the overlooking of one another's defects, and the bearing of one another's burdens is the most elementary condition of all human and social activity in the family, in the professions, and in society.'


Author: Kin Hubbard
'Lack of pep is often mistaken for patience.'


Author: Charles Caleb Colton
'Patience is the support of weakness impatience the ruin of strength.'


Author: Plautus
'Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.'


Author: Isaac Newton
'If I have done the public any service, it is due to my patient thought.'


Author: Thomas a Kempis
'All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it.'


Author: Hal Borland
'If you would know strength and patience, welcome the company of trees.'


Author: Laurence J. Peter
'Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.'


Author: Ovid
'Bear patiently with a rival.'


Author: John Dryden
'Beware the fury of a patient man.'


Author: Baltasar Gracian
'Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself.'


Author: Lord Chesterfield
'Patience is the most necessary quality for business, many a man would rather you heard his story than grant his request.'


Author: Willie Aames
'God gives me the children's ministry heart and patience. This is what He wants. It's awesome. I don't know where He's gonna take it - but God is building this thing.'


Author: Tertullian
'Hope is patience with the lamp lit.'


Author: Jean de la Bruyere
'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.'


Author: John Updike
'A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people's patience.'


Author: William Golding
'He who rides the sea of the Nile must have sails woven of patience.'


Author: Thomas Hardy
'Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.'


Author: Hyman Rickover
'Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous patience.'


Author: Phaedrus
'Everyone ought to bear patiently the results of his own conduct.'


Author: Stanislaw Lec
'You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience.'


Author: Bret Harte
'Never a tear bedims the eye that time and patience will not dry.'


Author: Philip Massinger
'Patience, the beggar's virtue, shall find no harbor here.'


Author: Moliere
'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.'


Author: Harriet Tubman
'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.'


Author: Ralph Marston
'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.'


Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
'Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.'


Author: 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.'


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


Author: Jean de La Fontaine
'Patience and time do more than strength or passion.'


Author: George Washington
'The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments.'


Author: Benjamin Franklin
'He that can have patience can have what he will.'


Author: William Shakespeare
'No, I will be the pattern of all patience I will say nothing.'


Author: Victor Hugo
'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.'


Author: Francis Quarles
'Beware of him that is slow to anger for when it is long coming, it is the stronger when it comes, and the longer kept. Abused patience turns to fury.'


Author: Saint Augustine
'Patience is the companion of wisdom.'


Author: Elizabeth Taylor
'It is strange that the years teach us patience that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.'


Author: Leo Tolstoy
'The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.'


Author: Anthony Hamilton
'I learned patience, perseverance, and dedication. Now I really know myself, and I know my voice. It's a voice of pain and victory.'


Author: Charlie Chaplin
'I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.'


Author: John Quincy Adams
'Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.'


Author: Sammy Davis, Jr.
'Alcohol gives you infinite patience for stupidity.'


Author: Michelle Obama
'And I love that even in the toughest moments, when we're all sweating it - when we're worried that the bill won't pass, and it seems like all is lost - Barack never lets himself get distracted by the chatter and the noise. Just like his grandmother, he ju'


Author: Corazon Aquino
'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.'


Author: Ambrose Bierce
'Meekness: Uncommon patience in planning a revenge that is worth while.'


Author: Elizabeth Edwards
'The days of our lives, for all of us, are numbered. We know that. And yes, there are certainly times when we aren't able to muster as much strength and patience as we would like. It's called being human.'


Author: Anne Morrow Lindbergh
'I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.'


Author: Helen Hayes
'When traveling with someone, take large does of patience and tolerance with your morning coffee.'


Author: Barbara Johnson
'Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears.'


Author: Francois de La Rochefoucauld
'We have no patience with other people's vanity because it is offensive to our own.'


Author: Chuck Tanner
'There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.'


Author: Thomas Aquinas
'To bear with patience wrongs done to oneself is a mark of perfection, but to bear with patience wrongs done to someone else is a mark of imperfection and even of actual sin.'


Author: Gertrude Jekyll
'A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness it teaches industry and thrift above all it teaches entire trust.'


Author: James Russell Lowell
'Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.'


Author: George Santayana
'It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.'


Author: Hal Borland
'Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.'


Author: May Sarton
'Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.'


Author: Thomas Huxley
'Patience and tenacity are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness.'


Author: David Hobson
'I grow plants for many reasons: to please my eye or to please my soul, to challenge the elements or to challenge my patience, for novelty or for nostalgia, but mostly for the joy in seeing them grow.'


Author: Charles Stanley
'The Scriptures contain many stories of people who waited years or even decades before the Lord's promises came to pass. What modern believers can learn from the patience of biblical saints like Abraham, Joseph, David, and Paul is that waiting upon the Lor'


Author: Alice Walker
'Clearly older women and especially older women who have led an active life or elder women who successfully maneuver through their own family life have so much to teach us about sharing, patience, and wisdom.'


Author: Ellen DeGeneres
'I'd like to be more patient! I just want everything now. I've tried to meditate, but it's really hard for me to stay still. I'd like to try to force myself to do it, because everybody says how wonderful meditation is for you, but I can't shut my mind up. '


Author: Henry Rollins
'I have not the smarts or patience for political office.'


Author: David Mallet
'Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish.'


Author: George W. Bush
'I think you can judge from somebody's actions a kind of a stability and sense of purpose perhaps created by strong religious roots. I mean, there's a certain patience, a certain discipline, I think, that religion helps you achieve.'


Author: Cleveland Amory
'As anyone who has ever been around a cat for any length of time well knows, cats have enormous patience with the limitations of the human kind.'


Author: Guy Kawasaki
'Patience is the art of concealing your impatience.'


Author: Holbrook Jackson
'Patience has its limits, take it too far and it's cowardice.'


Author: Daisaku Ikeda
'With love and patience, nothing is impossible.'


Author: Elisha Cuthbert
'When I was 20, I thought I was 30 - but I was so far from it. When you're young, you want everything to happen now. As you mature, you can look back and see all the great things you achieved with time and patience.'


Author: Franklin P. Jones
'You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.'


Author: Peter Marshall
'Teach us, O Lord, the disciplines of patience, for to wait is often harder than to work.'


Author: Gertrude Stein
'I have declared that patience is never more than patient. I too have declared, that I who am not patient am patient.'


Author: Khaleda Zia
'It is impossible to practice parliamentary politics without having patience, decency, politeness and courtesy.'


Author: Jerry Garcia
'I have all the patience in the world about Sirens. For me it's not a Grateful Dead project, it's a Me project.'


Author: George MacDonald
'The principle part of faith is patience.'


Author: Margaret J. Wheatley
'Hopelessness has surprised me with patience.'


Author: Ryunosuke Satoro
'Find patience in the breath of life.'


Author: E. Joseph Cossman
'The greatest power is often simple patience.'


Author: Paul Sweeney
'How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?'


Author: Ralph Fiennes
'Gardeners are good at nurturing, and they have a great quality of patience, they're tender. They have to be persistent.'


Author: John Major
'The first requirement of politics is not intellect or stamina but patience. Politics is a very long run game and the tortoise will usually beat the hare.'


Author: David Duchovny
'I think patience is a skill and I wish I had it.'


Author: Eknath Easwaran
'Patience can't be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.'


Author: Abu Bakr
'There is no harm in patience, and no profit in lamentation. Death is easier to bear (than) that which precedes it, and more severe than that which comes after it. Remember the death of the Apostle of God, and your sorrow will be lessened.'


Author: Cesar Chavez
'There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.'


Author: Robert Falcon Scott
'I can imagine few things more trying to the patience than the long wasted days of waiting.'


Author: Katherine Heigl
'I'm terrible with patience.'


Author: Debra Winger
'If I could have one prayer answered, I would pray for patience. I move so fast sometimes. I try to slow down.'


Author: David Wilkerson
'A final word: I am not knowledgeable about the internet. I do not have a computer. I guess that at 74 years of age, I don't have the patience to learn.'


Author: Julie Bowen
'It's a war of attrition. If you have patience and a modicum of faith in yourself your chances are not too bad.'


Author: Aaron Spelling
'A show that no one thought had a chance has just finished its fifth year: Charmed. I think it's tougher for the younger networks, so I think they have a little more patience for the sake of the show. But who knows?'


Author: Dick Dale
'I don't play pyrotechnic scales. I play about frustration, patience, anger. Music is an extension of my soul.'


Author: James J. Corbett
'Only those who have patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.'


Author: Larry Hagman
'There are very little things in this life I cannot afford and patience is one of them.'


Author: Bryan Cranston
'Luck is a component that a lot of people in the arts sometimes fail to recognise: that you can have talent, perseverance, patience, but without luck you will not have a successful career.'


Author: Stanley Baldwin
'A statesman wants courage and a statesman wants vision but believe me, after six months' experience, he wants first, second, third and all the time - patience.'


Author: Vanessa Paradis
'My mum told me to have patience. It's about realising that when things aren't going the way you want them to, or you don't have inspiration, it will come.'


Author: Hart Crane
'It has taken a great deal of energy, which has not been so difficult to summon as the necessary patience to wait, simply wait much of the time - until my instincts assured me that I had assembled my materials in proper order for a final welding into their'


Author: Martin Yan
'So when I do Chinese cooking, I mix everything together, then the kids have to eat their vegetables. They won't have the patience to pick them out.'


Author: Bob Woodward
'I believe there's too little patience and context to many of the investigations I read or see on television.'


Author: Tony Kushner
'Artists know that diligence counts as much, if not more, as inspiration in art, as in politics, patience counts as much as revolution.'


Author: Damian Lewis
'Temperamentally I'm not a natural producer, because I don't have the patience.'


Author: Gary Vaynerchuk
'You have to respect your parents. They are giving you an at-bat. If you're an entrepreneur and go into the family business, you want to grow fast. Patience is important. But respect the other party... My dad and I pulled it off because we really respect e'


Author: Evelyn Underhill
'Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience.'


Author: Melissa Rosenberg
'Everyone is given one gift, a reason for being, and it's our obligation to do something with it. Obviously, it's a challenge - but if you're not taking the bull by the horns, I have no patience for you. You're just taking up space.'


Author: Muammar al-Gaddafi
'We are telling the American people to have patience, courage, resolve and determination.'


Author: T. Boone Pickens
'I think I have more patience now than I did in the past.'


Author: Michael Haneke
'Because I'm the author of my screenplays I know what I'm looking for. It's true that I can be stubborn in demanding that I get what I want, but it's also a question of working with patience and love.'


Author: Lauren Bacall
'Patience was not my strong point.'


Author: Lexa Doig
'Thank God my parents had an abundance of patience.'


Author: Carl Hiaasen
'One problem with age is that patience begins to ebb.'


Author: Paul Gleason
'My biggest weakness is patience, wanting to see things happen too quickly or get changes in place right away. Not having the patience to let things develop.'


Author: Lincoln Diaz-Balart
'I haven't been given many things, but I've been given ample, limitless patience.'


Author: Jim Bishop
'When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed, do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets?'


Author: Gail Simmons
'Patience was not something that came naturally to me, but in cooking it is the quintessential skill.'


Author: Gail Simmons
'Patience is the secret to good food.'


Author: Gail Simmons
'You know, I lose patience really easily I'd rather shop in the grocery store than in the department store. I can pick an apple like nobody's business.'


Author: Gerry Adams
'Republican patience with how unionism deals with the political institutions, and with key issues like equality and human rights, will be tested because, obviously, there will be a battle a day on these matters. So lets face up to all of this with our eyes'


Author: Judith Light
'You have to find the peace and patience within yourself to be a model and an example to others and not judge.'


Author: Richard Cecil
'God's way of answering the Christian's prayer for more patience, experience, hope and love often is to put him into the furnace of affliction.'


Author: Star Jones
'No, you're not allowed to be bossy when you're married. You have to learn compromise, and compassion and patience.'


Author: Ernie Banks
'People ask me a lot about the values I got from playing for the Cubs for so many years. The value I got out of it was patience. A lot of people these days are not very patient.'


Author: Kenny Loggins
'I've worked so hard to eliminate the inner geek from my life. I suddenly realize I have no patience for those people who still have their geeks showing. Now I see why being 'normal' has been so important to me.'


Author: Andrew Bird
'Honestly, I didn't have the patience for biology or history in an academic sense, but I always liked the kind of big questions.'


Author: Brett Ratner
'In this day and age, you need a lot of patience if you are in the movie business.'


Author: Beverly Cleary
'When I was in the first grade I was afraid of the teacher and had a miserable time in the reading circle, a difficulty that was overcome by the loving patience of my second grade teacher. Even though I could read, I refused to do so.'


Author: Ingrid Newkirk
'Give your dog or cat respect, patience, understanding and love. And if you just change to one vegetarian day a week, that's a wonderful step that will save animal lives. It means you have chosen something kind instead of something cruel.'


Author: Wesley Morris
'In movies, there are some things the French do that Americans are increasingly incapable of doing. One is honoring the complexities of youth. It's a quiet, difficult undertaking, requiring subtlety in a filmmaker and perception and patience from us.'


Author: Alan Sugar
'I have no patience at all.'


Author: Herman Hesse
'Writing is good, thinking is better. Cleverness is good, patience is better.'


Author: Tokugawa Ieyasu
'The strong manly ones in life are those who understand the meaning of the word patience.'


Author: Janet Napolitano
'And we ask the American people to play an important part of our layered defense. We ask for cooperation, patience and a commitment to vigilance in the face of a determined enemy.'


Author: Ismail Haniyeh
'When I said a few weeks ago that our people would eat cooking oil and olives if necessary, I didn't mean that there really would be only oil and olives. What I meant was that our people have the necessary patience to endure the current difficult situation'


Author: Zoe Kazan
'I don't have a lot of patience for boring arthouse movies.'


Author: Ryan White
'We had great faith that with patience, understanding, and education, that my family and I could be helpful in changing their minds and attitudes around.'


Author: Elihu Root
'Secretary of War Stanton used to get out of patience with Lincoln because he was all the time pardoning men who ought to be shot.'


Author: Christina Milian
'My advice to someone to follow in my footsteps is to have patience. I've been doing this for twelve years.'


Author: Charles Sturt
'Now it is evident that a little insight into the customs of every people is necessary to insure a kindly communication this, joined with patience and kindness, will seldom fail with the natives of the interior.'


Author: Matthew Arnold
'Sad Patience, too near neighbour to despair.'


Author: Randy Johnson
'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.'


Author: Andrew Greeley
'Is the patience of the American people that long suffering? Is there no outrage left in the country?'


Author: Darrell Issa
'I've said my patience is not infinite.'


Author: Leon Jouhaux
'True enough, nature has endowed me with a fair measure of patience and composure, yet I should be lying if I told you that, having seen the reporter off on his way to make his deadline, I fell peacefully asleep.'


Author: Frances O'Grady
'My impression is that most women public service workers have a long fuse. Precisely because they care so deeply about services, more than anyone, they still want to find a sensible and fair negotiated agreement. But their patience has run out.'


Author: Dweezil Zappa
'While it is true that Frank had a great sense of humor, he was also very serious about composing music. In reality there are only a handful of skilled players who can play his most complex pieces. It takes a lot of patience to learn and requires a fantast'


Author: Niki Taylor
'I think God's really blessed me with patience. I'm good with a lot of things going on at once.'


Author: Lyman Abbott
'Patience is passion tamed.'


Author: Milla Jovovich
'I'm not really easy to live with! There needs to be unlimited patience and unconditional love. Men I've known before loved my independent spirit and were proud of my success, to the point that they'd become jealous of the time I devote to my career.'


Author: Jenny Agutter
'I have a huge respect for writers and realise that this is not an area that I find easy. I doubt that I would have the patience in front of a blank sheet of paper to become a writer.'


Author: Gustavo Dudamel
'My relationship with the Philharmonia Orchestra brought me many times to London and I will always reflect positively on that early period of development with them - their patience, their warmth, their dedication.'


Author: Tom Holt
'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.'


Author: Thomas Perry
'Reading a novel in which all characters illustrate patience, hard work, chastity, and delayed gratification could be a pretty dull experience.'


Author: Major Taylor
'I pray they will carry on in spite of that dreadful monster prejudice, and with patience, courage, fortitude and perseverance achieve success for themselves.'


Author: Frank Rich
'Americans have less and less patience for the intrusive and divisive moral scolds who thrived in the bubbles of the Clinton and Bush years.'


Author: Harry Shum, Jr.
'I've always been a person with patience, and I don't like to force things.'


Author: Pauline Kael
'It seems likely that many of the young who don't wait for others to call them artists, but simply announce that they are, don't have the patience to make art.'


Author: Cee Lo Green
'Tolerance, compromise, understanding, acceptance, patience - I want those all to be very sharp tools in my shed.'


Author: Tokugawa Ieyasu
'Patience means restraining one's inclinations.'


Author: Tom Lantos
'The patience of the American public with dilatory diplomatic delays will be very limited.'


Author: Dave Navarro
'I wish I was a shredder that could play everything, but I don't have the patience.'


Author: Jeremy Sisto
'There's not a lot of room anymore for what I call 'made-up' drama. The drama comes from real places now - marriage takes work and focus, the kid stuff takes patience and commitment. And if you don't grow as people and as a couple, within all of that, then'


Author: Elliot Paul
'Patience makes a women beautiful in middle age.'


Author: Paul Bremer
'I think the Iraqi people have shown extraordinary patience and courage in the last few months. They have really put a political system on the way to success, to a real democracy here.'


Author: Jack Ma
'The very important thing you should have is patience.'


Author: Giorgio Napolitano
'Speaking from my experience as a person involved for a long time in building the European Union, it is important to have patience and efforts to build a community of nations.'


Author: Wil Wheaton
'My wife is the most awesome person in the universe. She's made this experience much less miserable for me, with her compassion, patience and understanding.'


Author: Michael Chiklis
'Patience has never been my strong suit.'


Author: Nicholas Brendon
'Constant repetition of tongue-twisters was like lifting weights for me, but patience and persistence have paid off.'


Author: Peter Stuyvesant
'Your patience would fail you if I should continue to relate all the disrespectful speeches and treatment which your servants have been obliged to listen to and patiently to bear.'


Author: George Tenet
'To understand a difficult topic like Iraq takes patience and care. Unfortunately, you rarely hear a patient, careful or thoughtful discussion of intelligence these days.'


Author: Randy Travis
'I've learned the importance of loving what you do. I have also learned more patience due to the nature of the music business.'


Author: Jeffrey Katzenberg
'I haven't got a lot of patience.'


Author: Candace Cameron Bure
'It's amazing. My kids have grown me in ways I never knew possible. The patience I've received and the love I get from them is just amazing.'


Author: Joshua Slocum
'Anyhow, a philosophical turn of thought now was not amiss, else one's patience would have given out almost at the harbour entrance. The term of her probation was eight days.'


Author: Charles Churchill
'Patience is sorrow's salve.'


Author: Adam Scott
'You know, writing is really difficult, and it takes a real patience and a skill. I don't know if I have that. I admire it in others, so much, and I envy it.'


Author: Paulina Porizkova
'Beauty, unlike the rest of the gifts handed out at birth, does not require dedication, patience and hard work to pay off. But it's also the only gift that does not keep on giving.'


Author: Robert Wise
'My three Ps: passion, patience, perseverance. You have to do this if you've got to be a filmmaker.'


Author: Bill Brandt
'Sometimes they are a matter of luck the photographer could not expect or hope for them. Sometimes they are a matter of patience, waiting for an effect to be repeated that he has seen and lost or for one that he anticipates.'


Author: Kathleen Wynne
'I think there's not much patience for organized labour, period, public or private sector.'


Author: Ray Harryhausen
'That's why I never became a director. I never had patience with people.'


Author: John Florio
'Patience is the best medicine.'


Author: Simon Raven
'And so, at the age of thirty, I had successively disgraced myself with three fine institutions, each of which had made me free of its full and rich resources, had trained me with skill and patience, and had shown me nothing but forbearance and charity whe'


Author: H. G. Bohn
'He preacheth patience that never knew pain.'


Author: Bernard de Mandeville
'The only thing of weight that can be said against modern honor is that it is directly opposite to religion. The one bids you bear injuries with patience, the other tells you if you don't resent them, you are not fit to live.'


Author: Yingluck Shinawatra
'I will exercise patience and will provide all facts to the general public.'


Author: Thomas Edward Brown
'As I pass it, I feel as if I saw a dear old mother, sweet in her weakness, trembling at the approach of her dissolution, but not appealing to me against the inevitable, rather endeavouring to reassure me by her patience, and pointing to a hopeful future.'


Author: Wilkie Collins
'This is the story of what a Woman's patience can endure, and what a Man's resolution can achieve.'


Author: Abdus Salam
'Soon I knew the craft of experimental physics was beyond me - it was the sublime quality of patience - patience in accumulating data, patience with recalcitrant equipment - which I sadly lacked.'


Author: Ridley Pearson
'As a young boy, I read 'Cheaper by the Dozen' and immediately became neurotic about my use of time. It taxed me severely, but only for the next 50 years. But I think it also allowed me to discipline myself to sit in the chair and be a writer, where one of'


Author: Yiannis Stournaras
'Difficult years lie ahead, patience is required.'


Author: Ilie Nastase
'If you have confidence you have patience. Confidence, that is everything.'


Author: Bowie Kuhn
'So it's been a slow process and it's taken some patience. That's why patients are called patients I think - patience is required.'


Author: Tyrone Power
'I've done an awful lot of stuff that's a monument to public patience.'

 

 

 

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