Patience is not sitting and waiting, it is foreseeing. It is looking at the thorn and seeing rose, looking at the night and seeing the day. Lovers are patient and know that the moon needs time to become full.— Shams Tabrizi
Superior Patiently Waiting quotations
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
Lord, help me to live this day, quietly, easily.
To lean upon Thy great strength, trustfully, restfully. To wait for the unfolding of Thy will, patiently, serenely. To meet others, peacefully, joyously. To face tomorrow, confidently, courageously.
Quietly endure, silently suffer and patiently wait.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime.
Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.
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.
If honest of heart and uprightness before God were lacking or if I did not patiently wait on God for instruction, or if I preferred the counsel of my fellow-men to the declarations of the Word of God, I made great mistakes.
Be patient with yourself, nothing in nature blooms all year.
I’m waiting for my princess to come I just have to be patient.
Lovers are patient and know that the moon needs time to become full.
Ah, I have kept Him waiting when I ought not, but He has waited even then.
Always waiting - so patient with my foolishness, my weakness, my fear. Our fellowship is with God, and fellowship is friendship, and friendship means that partnership which, on His part, is the accommodating of His strength to my weakness.
Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.
You can often help others more by correcting your own faults than theirs.
Remember, and you should, because of your own experience, that allowing God to correct your faults is not easy. Be patient with people, wait for God to work with them as He wills.
Waiting time is not wasting time. Waiting patiently in expectation is the foundation of the spiritual life.
My wife is very patient. On our honeymoon in 1992, we got a motor home and drove from L.A. to Idaho and then down the coast. I was running a lot, then so she would drop me off, drive six miles, park and wait for me.
You must be willing to leave the life that you planned in order to find the one waiting for you.
Waiting and hoping is a hard thing to do when you've already been waiting and hoping for almost as long as you can bear it.
Apprehension, uncertainty, waiting, expectation, fear of surprise, do a patient more harm than any exertion.
You must be patient, you must wait for the eye of the soul to be formed in you.
Religious truth is reached, not by reasoning, but by an inward perception. Anyone can reason; only disciplined, educated, formed minds can perceive.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
For it is the fate of a woman Long to be patient and silent, to wait like a ghost that is speechless, Till some questioning voice dissolves the spell of its silence. Hence is the inner life of so many suffering women Sunless and silent and deep, like subterranean rivers Runnng through caverns of darkness.
The older I grow and the more I abandon myself to God's will, the less I value intelligence that wants to know and will that wants to do; and as the only element of salvation I recognize faith, which can wait patiently, without asking too many questions.
Often, in the Ruy Lopez, one must be patient, wait and carry on a lengthy and wearisome struggle.
So plant your own gardens and decorate your soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.
What has happened to our ability to dwell in the unknowing, to live inside a question and coexist with the tensions of uncertainty? Where is our willingness to incubate pain and let it birth something new? What has happened to patient unfolding, to endurance? These things are what form the ground of waiting.
The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
If you're not ready to get married, don't grab at a relationship.
Patiently wait for the right time to start one that can eventually lead to marriage. If you're ready for marriage and you're in a relationship, don't let impatience cause you to rush. Take your time. Enjoy where God has the two of you right now.
If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.
Do not let the loud utterances of your own wills anticipate, nor drown, the still, small voice in which God speaks. Bridle impatience till He does. If you cannot hear His whisper, wait till you do. Take care of running before you are sent. Keep your wills in equipoise till God's hand gives the impulse and direction.
Every man must patiently bide his time.
He must wait -- not in listless idleness but in constant, steady, cheerful endeavors, always willing and fulfilling and accomplishing his task, that when the occasion comes he may be equal to the occasion.
Writing is like praying, because you stop all other activities, descend into silence, and listen patiently to the depths of your soul, waiting for true words to come. When they do, you thank God because you know the words are a gift, and you write them down as honestly and cleanly as you can.
To get what you love, you must first be patient with what you hate.
Gout produces calculus in the kidney.
.. the patient has frequently to entertain the painful speculation as to whether gout or stone be the worst disease. Sometimes the stone, on passing, kills the patient, without waiting for the gout.
Quite honestly, most people are quick to "write someone off.
" But our God is a God of the second chance. Learn from One who is patient with you, and you'll learn to be patient with others.
Behind every dark cloud there is an every-shining sun. Just wait. In time, the cloud will pass.
Worrying is stupid. It is like walking around with an umbrella waiting for it to rain.
I think in business, you have to learn to be patient.
Maybe I'm not very patient myself. But I think that I've learned the most is be able to wait for something and get it when it's the right time.
The key to building wealth is to preserve capital and wait patiently for the right opportunity to make the extraordinary gains.
Once a man would spend a week patiently waiting if he missed a stage coach, but now he rages if he misses the first section of a revolving door.
Before you act, listen. Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try.
For a stalk to grow or a flower to open there must be time that cannot be forced; nine months must go by for the birth of a human child; to write a book or compose music often years must be dedicated to patient research ...To find the mystery there must be patience, interior purification, silence, waiting.
When you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come
Learn to wait; invariably either things will change or your heart will.
Hope you'll forgive me, never meant wrong.
Tried to be patient, but waited too long. But I would've came back.. But I would've came back for you.
If you happen to be one of the fretful minority who can do creative work, never force an idea; you'll abort it if you do. Be patient and you'll give birth to it when the time is ripe. Learn to wait.