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Patience Quotes

16 of the best book quotes about patience
  1. #1
    “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.”
    author
    A. A. Milne
    book
    Winnie the Pooh
    character
    Pooh
    concept
    Patience
  2. #2
    “The skill I was learning was a crucial one, the patience to read things I could not yet understand.”
  3. #3
    “Paper is more patient than man.”
  4. #4
    “I will be waiting here....
    For your silence to break,
    For your soul to shake,
    For your love to wake!”
  5. #5
    “Patience and Reason are the two fairies, by whose potent help hope to get our boat afloat.”
  6. #6
    “All we can do is wait, as calmly as possible, for it to end. Jews and Christians alike are waiting, the whole world is waiting, and many are waiting for death.”
  7. #7
    “It’s all a process, steps along a path. Becoming requires equal parts patience and rigor. Becoming is never giving up on the idea that there’s more growing to be done.”
  8. #8
    “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.”
  1. #9
    “Well, I must endure the presence of a few caterpillars if I wish to become acquainted with the butterflies.”
  2. #10
    The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience
  3. #11
    “Antonio: Will you stay no longer? nor will you not that I go with you?
    Sebastian: By your patience, no. My stars shine darkly over me; the malignancy of my fate might, perhaps, distemper yours; therefore I shall crave of you your leave that I may bear my evils alone. It were a bad recompense for your love to lay any of them on you.”
  4. #12
    “We were planting seeds of change, the fruit of which we might never see. We had to be patient.”
  5. #13
    “Well, my dear, take heart. Some day, I will kiss you and you will like it. But not now, so I beg you not to be too impatient.”
  6. #14
    “God certainly knows of some happiness for us which He is going to bring out of the trouble, only we must have patience and not run away. And then all at once something happens and we see clearly ourselves that God has had some good thought in His mind all along; but because we cannot see things beforehand, and only know how dreadfully miserable we are, we think it is always going to be so.”
  7. #15
    “Our contract is an old one. It was made when we were both poor and content to be so, until, in good season, we could improve our worldly fortune by our patient industry. You are changed. When it was made, you were another man.”
  8. #16
    “Know your own happiness. You want nothing but patience- or give it a more fascinating name, call it hope.”
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