Patience Quotes

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 natural form.
– Hart Crane
Beware the fury of a patient man.
– John Dryden
Patience can't be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.
– Eknath Easwaran
Abused patience turns to fury.
– Dr. Thomas Fuller
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
– Dr. Thomas Fuller
The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.
– Solomon Ibn Gabirol
He who rides the sea of the Nile must have sails woven of patience.
– William Golding
Is the patience of the American people that long suffering? Is there no outrage left in the country?
– Andrew Greeley
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.
– Arnold H. Glasow
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.
– Paul Gleason
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.
– Thomas Hardy
That's why I never became a director. I never had patience with people.
– Ray Harryhausen
Never a tear bedims the eye that time and patience will not dry.
– Bret Harte
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.
– Heraclitus
I learned patience, perseverance, and dedication. Now I really know myself, and I know my voice. It's a voice of pain and victory.
– Anthony Hamilton
Lack of pep is often mistaken for patience.
– Frank McKinney Hubbard
With love and patience, nothing is impossible.
– Daisaku Ikeda
Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears.
– Barbara Johnson
Patience is necessary, and one cannot reap immediately where one has sown.
– Soren Kierkegaard
Heaven grant us patience with a man in love.
– Rudyard Kipling