Patience Quotes

At times patience is hard to have. Let these patience quotes give you thoughts to ponder and remind you that patience truly is a virtue.

"Learning patience can be a difficult experience, but once conquered you will find life is easier."
Experience   |  

"Patience is very important in the process of becoming a published author, I tell you." Gina Duke, Publishing Dreams
Words of Encouragement   |

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, Self-Discipline: 21 Days to Develop Your Confidence, Willpower and Motivation
Motivational Quotes   |

"Patience has been defined as "the capacity to accept or tolerate delay, trouble, or suffering without getting angry or upset." Just from the definition itself, we can turn to some soul-searching questions about our behavior and everyday repertoire of reacting to the vicissitudes and altering circumstances around us." Christian Olsen, Patience: Developing the Virtue of Patience
Tolerance   |  

God's love is patient, persistent, and persevering. Rick Warren
"God's love is patient, persistent, and persevering." Rick Warren
Inspirational Quotes  |  

"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
God  |   Spiritual

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
Retirement  |  

Two things define you: Your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything. George Bernard Shaw
Attitude  |  

Patience and diligence, like faith, remove mountains. William Penn
Faith   |     Quote of the Day

"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, Patience: A Little Book of Inner Strength
Knowledge  |  

"What kind of inner monologue starts up when the negativity comes from the outside? Start practicing grace, patience, and self-love. Treat yourself as a competent, dependable person." Joseph Taylor, The Prepper Mindset
Love   |  

"Struggles often serve to release the wisdom, patience, and strength we all possess but too seldom demonstrate." Jim Stovall, Wisdom for Winners Volume One: A Millionaire Mindset, An Official Official Publication of The Napoleon Hill Foundation
Wise   |  

"Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty." John Ruskin
Beauty   |  

When you encounter various trials, big or small, be full of joy. They're opportunities to learn patience. Scott Curran
"When you encounter various trials, big or small, be full of joy. They're opportunities to learn patience." Scott Curran, From God to You
Opportunity   |

"Our impatience of miles, when we are in hurry; but it is still best that a mile should have seventeen hundred and sixty yards." Ralph Waldo Emerson
Funny Inspirational Quotes   |

"But 'not giving up' requires a certain level of patience, of hours and hours, and sometimes days or weeks, months or years of trying and perfecting." V. Noot, Don't Give Up
Time   |  

"Doing interesting work when nobody notices takes patience and belief." Brian Knapp, Creative Pursuit
Work   |  

"If something is left up in the air and you've done the best you can to get some answers, stop at that point and be patient." Zak Frazer, Mastering Motivation: 40 Things You Can Do To Feel Motivated In Less Than 10 Minutes
Questioning   |  

"If you lack patience and are not comfortable around groups of people, you are unlikely to make a great teacher." Rachel Robins, Feel Good About Yourself
Teacher   |  

"Patience is the virtue that you need to have." Domenico Mazza, How to Find Your Passion
Passion   |  

"It takes time and patience, but if you develop the habit of using forceful, positive Self-Talk rebuttals to your negative Mind Chatter you will soon see a shift in your Mind Chatter, how you feel and what you do." Mark Snyder, Developing Good Habits
Positive Quotes   |  

"By staying on top of your reactions you will be able to develop patience and tolerance; two distinct traits required for achieving long-term success." Annabelle Higgins, Self Discipline
Success Quotes   |  

"One of the paradoxes of life is that being impatient often makes it harder to achieve something. As with any skill, you get better at manifesting the more you practice." Simon Foster, Manifesting Change: How to Manifest Change, Love, Abundance and Prosperity
Achievement   |  

"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, The Power of the Positive
Stress   |  

Showing kindness, patience and faith in yourself when you do make mistakes. Eileen Rose Giadone
"Showing kindness, patience and faith in yourself when you do make mistakes." Eileen Rose Giadone, The Habit Fix: The New Habit Guide to Getting Happy and Healthy in 7 Simple Steps
Kindness  |  

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 Townsend, A Cup of Comfort Prayers and Stories for Christmas
Christmas  |  

"When it comes to patience, we don't have to change old habits; we can build better ones." Sue Bender
Habit   |  

"Things that are worth doing or having are not usually easy. You will experience a lot of resistance when you start living a simple life. 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, Simplicity: The Art Of Simplicity Guide!
Simplicity   |  

"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." Paul Kane
Goals   |  

"When a problem occurs, a good leader will accept the news with patience and understanding, listen carefully, discuss the cause with the managers and team members directly affected by the problem, and work toward a solution." William C. Oakes, Christlike Leadership: Leadership that Starts with an Attitude
Leadership   |  

"You also have to keep in mind that although you may have done a chore hundreds of times in the past, your team helpers have not. It is all new to them, and it behooves you to show patience and give them the necessary training and mentoring to gain courage and self-confidence." Charles C. Malone, The Art of Delegation: Maximize Your Time, Leverage Others, and Instantly Increase Profits
Confidence   |  

"The top two habits that will decide between success and failure, between real change and staying in the same place are patience and perseverance." Marc Reklau, 30 Days - Change your habits, Change your life
Failure   |

Patience is the key to paradise. Turkish Proverb
"Patience is the key to paradise." Turkish Proverb
Proverbs   |

While we find ourselves trying to keep up with this fast paced world many of us have lost sight of our patience and with that goes a bit of our sanity. If we could just take a little bit of that back and find some patience within ourselves, we would be amazed at the impact it directly holds in the improvement in the quality of our lives. James O'Donnell, How to Become Patient: How to Build Patience and Remove Impatience
Encouraging  |

"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. It's a better medicine than either valerian or bromine; Mother nature makes me humble and prepared to face every blow courageously." Anne Frank, The Diary of a young girl Anne Frank
Imagination   |

"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, Patience: The Art of Peaceful Living
Happiness   |

"Anyone can launch a new company, but it takes patience, hard work, and commitment to make any new project a success." Warren Philip Gates, Success and the Powerful Introvert
Commitment   |

"Always show patience, don't turn away it will make life worthwhile tomorrow and today." Catherine Pulsifer
Send a Drop Of Kindness   |

"Patience brings roses." Czech Proverb
Funny Quotes about Life   |  

"Patience is a great quality when it means that you can wait for the right moment to speak." Byron Pulsifer
Communication   |

"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
Patience Tested   |   |  

Before you can consider a problem water under the bridge, you must first patiently work on removing the dam. Michelle C. Ustaszeski
"Before you can consider a problem water under the bridge, you must first patiently work on removing the dam." Michelle C. Ustaszeski
Problem   |  

Indeed it appears that the faster things go, the less patience we are able to muster. This is a problem because life inevitably has a certain degree of delay in the form of lines, traffic jams, and automated message systems. More important, 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, The Power of Patience: How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life
Encouraging Poems   |  

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

"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, The Power of Patience: How This Old-Fashioned Virtue Can Improve Your Life
Quotes about Life   |

"Positive parental authority is characterized by patience, sensitivity, respect, attentiveness and consideration, without ignoring the natural hierarchy." Nurit Levi, Change Your Child`s Negative Behavior: A Calm & Peaceful Home
Character   |

"Patience is vital to being a father and adapting is also crucial." Colin Adams, Parenting for New Dads
Father   |

"Life is what you make of it, so keep that in mind when you're feeling down. Have patience because rushing your success could end up also halting your success." Julius Williams, Rules To The Game
Positive Attitude   |  

"For a marriage counselor to be credible and trust-worthy, he or she has to have good listening skills and patience." Jessica Gardner, Marriage Counselling From Home
Marriage   |

With patience and understanding coupled with perseverance, you can make progress. Mark Hodgson, Helen Lilley
"With patience and understanding coupled with perseverance, you can make progress." Mark Hodgson, Helen Lilley; Dealing with Difficult Parents
Perseverance   |

"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, Gratitude Precedes Happiness
Motivational Poems  |

"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, Bill Tharp's Prosperity Acceleration Course
Dream   |

"Patience is undoubtedly a virtue. If you don't have enough, you aren't cut out for parenthood, and especially not stepparenthood." Tucker Colburn, Step Parenting
Family   |

"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. That's because goal setting is a habit you will have to create in your life." P. Seymour, Resolutions in the New Year...or Any Time: How to Make a Plan for Transformation
Decision   |

"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, Reach! from single mom on welfare to digital entrepreneur
Determination   |

"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, Negotiation: Power Negotiation - Getting To The YES
Mistakes   |

"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, Rise and Shine!
Change   |

Persist in patience  it may not happen overnight, but make good patience a habit that you practice. Danielle Tinning
Persist in patience it may not happen overnight, but make good patience a habit that you practice. Danielle Tinning, How to Succeed: Your Three-Step Guide to Gaining a Winning Mentality Without the Psychobabble
Persistence   |

Everything I needed, I asked for in my prayers.. . .
I asked God for some patience,
And he answered with a date.
He gave me some situations,
That I was forced to wait. Julie Hebert, Everything I Needed
Prayer Poems

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, How to Be More Patient: An Essential Guide to Replacing Impatience with Patience
Gratitude  |

"In a good relationship, it is a must to forgive, have patience, and expect the best from our partner." Rudi Zimmerer, Enjoy Your Life Now!
Forgiveness   |

"Patience is the ornament of the brave." Patience is the real badge of courage; it is equally the mark of love. 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. And if you want to love - your children, your parents, your partner, your colleagues - patience is an absolute necessity. Eknath Easwaran, Patience: A Little Book of Inner Strength
Courage   |

Patience listens with actual interest. The long suffering creates steadfastness in the midst of patience. Dr. Becky Slabaugh, The Ultimate Treasure Hunt
Listening   |

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, Winning Habits
Peace   |    Inner Peace

And that is how to get the best out of people you lead. This is probably the greatest challenge of leadership and requires a lot of patience, good relations, and understanding. Khalid Imran, Leadership: Mastering Leadership Skills
Good   |

Patience is the productivity factor which keeps you persistent in working on your task. Abder-Rahman Ali
Patience is the productivity factor which keeps you persistent in working on your task. Abder-Rahman Ali, How I Became Productive: 12 Proven Factors To Productivity
Dream   |

"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
Destiny   |

Men need to be taught the wisdom of working and waiting. Many a man has left the dock just before his ship came in. Time has great power to solve problems. Counsel patience.
Wilfred Peterson Quotes

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
Effort  |

"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. I say deceiving appeal because we can experience a certain rush of hormonal satisfaction with an outpouring of draconian fury. Allan Lokos, Patience: The Art of Peaceful Living
Anger  |

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