12 Favorite Quotes About Patience

1. Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day. 
- A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

2. Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit. 
- Molière

3. Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet. 
- Aristotle

4. If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?? 
- Rumi

5. The strongest of all warriors are these two — Time and Patience. 
- Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace

6. There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
 - Shikamaru Nara

7. Trying to understand is like straining through muddy water. Have the patience to wait! Be still and allow the mud to settle. 
- Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching

8. All men are made one for another: either then teach them better or bear with them. 
- Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

9. Don't try to rush things: for the cup to run over, it must first be filled. 
- Antonio Machado

10. I have little patience with scientists who take a board of wood, look for its thinnest part, and drill a great number of holes where drilling is easy. 
- Albert Einstein

11. He who can have patience can have what he will. 
- Benjamin Franklin

12. And sure enough, even waiting will end...if you can just wait long enough. 
- William Faulkner


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