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Patience Quotes

Patience is a virtue possessed by a handful of the world's population. It is not that difficult to cultivate this virtue. When the advantages of patience are listed probably only then would it get the credit that it truly deserves. Being restless and in an eternal hurry only brings with it confusion and raised tempers. Endurance and persistence are to be ingrained in the kid from a tender age for them to be disciplined and prepared. Read the quotes on patience to know more.

Willie Nelson

If you got the money honey I got the time and when you run out of money honey I run out of time.

Maya Angelou

All great achievements require time.

D. H. Lawrence

Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot.


Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you have to score.

John D. Rockefeller

I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

Toni Morrison

If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.

Edgar Watson Howe

Every successful person I have heard of has done the best he could with the conditions as he found them, and not waited until next year for better.

Oprah Winfrey

Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the wire. This is your moment. Own it.

Carl Jung

Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.

George Foreman

A hero is someone right who doesn't change.

Dalai Lama

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

William Butler Yeats

A line will take us hours maybe; Yet if it does not seem a moment's thought, our stitching and unstinting has been naught.

Arthur Ashe

A wise person decides slowly but abides by these decisions.

William Osler

He who studies medicine without books sails an uncharted sea, but he who studies medicine without patients does not go to sea at all.

Thomas Jefferson

Always take hold of things by the smooth handle.

Lewis Carroll

Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end; then stop.

Franklin P. Jones

You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have for instance.

Erma Bombeck

All of us have moments in out lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.

Calvin Coolidge

It takes a great man to be a good listener.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.

Victor Hugo

When you make a world tolerable for yourself, you make a world tolerable for others.

Hermann Hesse

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

Chi Chi Rodriguez

I can't wait until we make an eagle.

Albert Schweitzer

Anyone who proposes to do good must not expect people to roll stones out of his way, but must accept his lot calmly, even if they roll a few stones upon it.

James Russell Lowell

Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.

Benjamin Disraeli

Silence is the mother of truth.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.

Abraham Lincoln

Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.

Helen Keller

We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world.

Joseph Addison

Our real blessings often appear to us in the shape of pains, losses and disappointments; but let us have patience and we soon shall see them in their proper figures.

Elon Musk

Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.

Helen Keller

Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.

Lee Iacocca

The ability to concentrate and to use time well is everything.

Mahatma Gandhi

If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm.

Mahatma Gandhi

Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit.

I have embraced crying mothers who have lost their children because our politicians put their personal agendas before the national good. I have no patience for injustice, no tolerance for government incompetence, no sympathy for leaders who fail their citizens.

Michael Jordan

I'm patient.