Give me the patience for the small things of life, courage for the great trials of life. Help me to do my best each day and then go to sleep knowing God is awake.— Voltaire
Almighty Great Patience quotations
Patience is when you're supposed to be mad but you choose to understand.
Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.
Successful Investing takes time, discipline and patience.
No matter how great the talent or effort, some things just take time: You can't produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant.
Silence is a source of great strength.
Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow - that is patience. The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
When I run after what I think I want, my days are a furnace of stress and anxiety; if I sit in my own place of patience, what I need flows to me, and without pain. From this I understand that what I want also wants me, is looking for me and attracting me. There is a great secret here for anyone who can grasp it.
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.
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
The best mirror is an old friend.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things.
In summary, all great work is the fruit of patience and perseverance, combined with tenacious concentration on a subject over a period of months or years.
Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.
No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time.
It is better to take many small steps in the right direction than to make a great leap forward only to stumble backward.
Who is the great man? He who is strongest in patience.
He who patiently endures injury, and maintains a blameless life--he is a man indeed!
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.
The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience.
You must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will then be powerless to vex your mind.
To lose patience is to lose the battle.
Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.
There are very few real teachers. Teaching is not a job; it is a vocation. To be a great one many qualities must be combined: love of truth, knowledge, reverence, loving concern for one's students, clarity and patience.
There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Some of your greatest blessings come with patience.
Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.
Don't look back—forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience—then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
To pray is to change. This is a great grace. How good of God to provide a path whereby our lives can be taken over by love and joy and peace and patience and kindness and goodness and faithfulness and gentleness and self-control.
What children need most are the essentials that grandparents provide in abundance. They give unconditional love, kindness, patience, humor, comfort, lessons in life. And, most importantly, cookies.
To a great mind, nothing is little.
The lives of great men and women are miracles of patience and perseverance.
In our relationship with children and young people, we are not dealing with mechanical devices that can be quickly repaired, but with living beings who are impressionable, volatile, sensitive, afraid, affectionate; and to deal with them we have to have great understanding, the strength of patience and love.
The great ideals of liberty and equality are preserved against the assaults of opportunism, the expediency of the passing hour, the erosion of small encroachments, the scorn and derision of those who have no patience with general principles.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
It takes a long time to make a painter - even with a good artist's education - but without one it tries the patience of Job; it is a great thing if one does not go backward.
If you put on more garments, the cold cannot reach you.
Similarly, increase your patience and concentration and even great injuries cannot vex your mind.
If you ask him: "What is silence?" he will answer, "It is the Great Mystery! The holy silence is His voice!" If you ask: "What are the fruits of silence?" he will say: "They are self-control, true courage or endurance, patience, dignity, and reverence. Silence is the cornerstone of character."
Acknowledge all of your small victories. They will eventually add up to something great.
Great difficulties may be surmounted by patience and perseverance.
Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig.
Great patience is called for on the hard path that I have entered on.
Average people have great ideas. Legends have great execution.
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
For me, the essence of a medicine man's life is to be humble, to have great patience, to be close to the Earth, to live as simply as possible, and to never stop learning.
A new philosophy, a new way of life, is not given for nothing.
It has to be paid dearly for and only acquired with much patience and great effort
Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.
Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength.