How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?

By : William Shakespeare 0 Likes          


If public opinion still endorses military action that's one thing, but if they wait maybe it will not. So it's not only impatience, but there are several other factors.

By : Hans Blix

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

By : Jerry Garcia

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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.

By : Leon Jouhaux

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

By : David Mallet

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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.

By : Joshua Slocum

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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.

By : Wil Wheaton

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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.

By : Jenny Agutter

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Hope is patience with the lamp lit.

By : Tertullian

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Writing is good, thinking is better. Cleverness is good, patience is better.

By : Herman Hesse

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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.

By : May Sarton

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Impatience is the mark of independence, not of bondage.

By : Marianne Moore

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No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full fortune with impatience he desires more, he proclaims his wants and his beggarly condition.

By : Jeremy Taylor

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