Patience Quotes

Patience is good only when it is the shortest way to a good end; otherwise, impatience is better.

An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains.

‘Tis all men’s office to speak patience To those that wring under the load of sorrow; But no man’s virtue nor sufficiency To be so moral when he shall endure The like himself. (Much Ado About Nothing)

Sometimes we take credit for being patient when we are simply putting off doing something unpleasant.

Long is not forever.

How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees? (Othello)

Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.

One minute of patience, ten years of peace.

All things pass – Patience attains all it strives for.

Patience is a good servant whom all recommend, but few like to employ.