Patience is the art of hoping.
So when I do Chinese cooking, I mix everything together, then the kids have to eat their vegetables. They won't have the patience to pick them out.
While it is true that Frank had a great sense of humor, he was also very serious about composing music. In reality there are only a handful of skilled players who can play his most complex pieces. It takes a lot of patience to learn and requires a fantastic memory.
Endurance is patience concentrated.
People ask me a lot about the values I got from playing for the Cubs for so many years. The value I got out of it was patience. A lot of people these days are not very patient.
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.
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.
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.
Sad Patience, too near neighbour to despair.
To bear with patience wrongs done to oneself is a mark of perfection, but to bear with patience wrongs done to someone else is a mark of imperfection and even of actual sin.
There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.
Patience is sorrow's salve.
Patience is the most necessary quality for business, many a man would rather you heard his story than grant his request.
Patience is the companion of wisdom.
When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed, do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets?
Meekness: Uncommon patience in planning a revenge that is worth while.
Patience, n. A minor form of dispair, disguised as a virtue.
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.
He who rides the sea of the Nile must have sails woven of patience.
Abused patience turns to fury.
All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself.
Is the patience of the American people that long suffering? Is there no outrage left in the country?
Patience, that blending of moral courage with physical timidity.