There is not a tree in heaven higher than the tree of patience.
He who waits on God never waits too long.
I am waiting as fast as I can! I want patience, and I want it Now!
Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. (Proverbs 25:15)
Patience will come to him who waits for it.
My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing. (James 1:2-4)
Today’s mighty oak is just yesterday’s nut that held its ground.
Be ye also patient; establish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh. (James 5:8)
Don’t count your chickens before they cross the road.
The secret of patience… to do something else in the meantime.