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
Interesting Life Patience quotations
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.
In the intricate paths of life when difficulties and hardships confront a man, and the darkness of difficulty and suffering becomes long, it is patience only that acts like a light for a Muslim, that keeps him safe from wandering here and there, and saves him from the muddy marsh of disappointment, desperation and frustration.
I believe that a trusting attitude and a patient attitude go hand in hand.
You see, when you let go and learn to trust God, it releases joy in your life. And when you trust God, you're able to be more patient. Patience is not just about waiting for something... it's about how you wait, or your attitude while waiting.
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.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion.
These three are your greatest treasures.
Good things come to those who hustle
You cannot make your life move faster than it's moving.
No matter how urgent your situation may seem to be, things are going to happen when they happen, not a minute sooner. Be patient with yourself. Be patient with others. Be patient with life. Patience always pays off.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things.
The two hardest tests on the spiritual road are the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage not to be disappointed with what we encounter.
All things come to those who wait.
Good things come to those who wait.
Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.
O Lord and Master of my life, take from me the spirit of sloth, meddling, lust of power, and idle talk. But give rather the spirit of chastity, humility, patience and love to Thy servant. Yea, O Lord and King, grant me to see my own sins and not to judge my brother; for Thou art blessed unto ages of ages. Amen.
Patience, grasshopper," said Maia. "Good things come to those who wait." "I always thought that was 'Good things come to those who do the wave,'" said Simon. "No wonder I've been so confused all my life.
Every relationship has a spiritual purpose that helps us grow and become stronger. Sometimes, our most challenging relationships bring the greatest personal blessings. From them we learn about forgiveness, patience, and other virtues.
The strong manly ones in life are those who understand the meaning of the word patience. Patience means restraining one's inclinations. There are seven emotions: joy, anger, anxiety, adoration, grief, fear, and hate, and if a man does not give way to these he can be called patient. I am not as strong as I might be, but I have long known and practiced patience. And if my descendants wish to be as I am, they must study patience.
Rely on the ordinary virtues that intelligent, balanced human beings have relied on for centuries: common sense, thrift, realistic expectations, patience, and perseverance.
It is always what I have already said: always the wish that you may find patience enough in yourself to endure, and simplicity enough to believe; that you may acquire more and more confidence in that which is difficult, and in your solitude among others. And for the rest, let life happen to you. Believe me: life is right, in any case.
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!
Genius is nothing but a greater aptitude for patience.
When you ask for patience, what you get is a line at the bank.
In other words, life gives you the people, places, and situations that are going to allow you to once and for all develop what it is you need.
Restlessness and impatience change nothing except our peace and joy.
Peace does not dwell in outward things, but in the heart prepared to wait trustfully and quietly on Him who has all things safely in His hands.
Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart.
Do not despair if the answers don't come immediately. Some answers are only revealed with the passage of time.
The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience.
Passion has little to do with euphoria and everything to do with patience.
It is not about feeling good. It is about endurance. Like patience, passion comes from the same Latin root: pati. It does not mean to flow with exuberance. It means to suffer.
I've worked so hard to eliminate the inner geek from my life.
I suddenly realize I have no patience for those people who still have their geeks showing. Now I see why being 'normal' has been so important to me.
Prime ministers require the hide of a rhinoceros, the morals of St.
Francis, the patience of Job, the wisdom of Solomon, the strength of Hercules, the leadership of Napoleon, the magnetism of a Beatle and the subtlety of Machiavelli.
Patience is important, and also, if you don't want to do it, don't do it.
But if you do, do. That's a general rule in how I live my life.
Reverence is an attitude of honoring life.
Reverence automatically brings forth patience. Reverence permits non-judgemental justice. Reverence is a perception of the soul.
You must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will then be powerless to vex your mind.
My advice for achieving success is to make a career choice that reflects your passion. Then work your craft a little bit each day - even if someone's not paying you to do it. Try to balance your social life with your educational (or professional) life, and have patience.
Do not rush, for God's secret is patience.
Everything that is meant to be, will come at the designated time.
Just because you fail once doesn't mean you're gonna fail at everything.