'Tis all men's office to speak patience To those that wring under the load of sorrow, But no man's virtue nor sufficiency To be so moral when he shall endure The like himself.
William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing (1598-99), Act V, scene 1, line 27.
Patience will benefit you in every hour, every time and every opportunity. It helps you to overcome your opponent, howsoever strong he may be. It will help you in times of distress and hardships, in battles and in war and peace.
Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains.william penn
But the waiting time, my brothers, Is the hardest time of all.sarah doudney
The holier one is, the more forbearing and loving he is; the more tender and patient and anxious to help others in every way. Think how forbearing and loving Christ is when we do wrong; and there we are to be like Him.
In finding love, I think it's important to be patient. In being in a relationship, I think it's important to be honest, to communicate, to respect and trust, and to strive to give more than you take.Kina Grannis
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.thomas hardy
We shall sooner have the fowl by hatching the egg than by smashing it.
Or arm th' obdured breast With stubborn patience as with triple steel.john milton
And makes us rather bear those ills we have Than fly to others that we know not of?william shakespeare
And I must bear What is ordained with patience, being aware Necessity doth front the universe With an invincible gesture.
Christ commands you to take up His cross and follow Him, not that He may humble you, or lay some penance upon you, but that you may surrender the low self-will and the feeble pride of your sin, and ascend into the sublime patience of heavenly charity.
It is not necessary for all men to be great in action. The greatest and sublimest power is often simple patience.
Be patient, my friends; time rolls rapidly away; our longing has its end. The hour will strike, who knows how soon? when the maternal lap of everlasting Love shall be opened to us, and the full peace of God breathe around us from the palmy summits of Eden.
Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.john ruskin
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