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Alcohol gives you infinite patience for stupidity.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.
The more you know yourself, the more patience you have for what you see in others.
This is me, a sinner on whom the Lord has turned his gaze. And this is what I said when they asked me if I would accept my election as pontiff. I am a sinner, but I trust in the infinite mercy and patience of our Lord Jesus Christ, and I accept in a spirit of penance.
It is strange that the years teach us patience; that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.
Indeed, this life is a test. It is a test of many things - of our convictions and priorities, our faith and our faithfulness, our patience and our resilience, and in the end, our ultimate desires.
Sheri L. Dew
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Patience doesn't mean making a pact with the devil of denial, ignoring our emotions and aspirations. It means being wholeheartedly engaged in the process that's unfolding, rather than ripping open a budding flower or demanding a caterpillar hurry up and get that chrysalis stage over with.
I have learned that I really do have discipline, self-control, and patience. But they were given to me as a seed, and it's up to me to choose to develop them.
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.
The loving parts of your personality have no trouble loving. That is all they do. You experience the loving parts of as gratitude, appreciation, caring, patience, contentment and awe of life.
There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.
Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.
Negative thinking patterns can be immensely deceptive and persuasive, and change is rarely easy. But with patience and persistence, I believe that nearly all individuals suffering from depression can improve and experience a sense of joy and self-esteem once again.
David D. Burns
Obstacles, of course, are developmentally necessary: they teach kids strategy, patience, critical thinking, resilience and resourcefulness.
Patience and tenacity are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness.
Kindness is really important to me in finding my own prince - so are patience and a sense of humor. Without those qualities he's no Prince Charming!
As anyone who has ever been around a cat for any length of time well knows, cats have enormous patience with the limitations of the human kind.
It is impossible to practice parliamentary politics without having patience, decency, politeness and courtesy.
Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish.
Gardeners are good at nurturing, and they have a great quality of patience, they're tender. They have to be persistent.
Patience is key for getting over a breakup. That, and trailing off your interaction after the breakup.
Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.
You can learn many things from children. How much patience you have, for instance.
Franklin P. Jones
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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