Patience Quotes

Feb 25, 2022 | Character Quotables | 0 comments

“Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.”

-Napoleon Hill

“There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.”

-Chuck Tanner

“The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.”


“If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention, than to any other talent.”

-Isaac Newton

“Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waiting.”

-Joyce Meyer

“Be patient. Perplexity is the beginning of knowledge.”

-Kahlil Gibran

“He that can have patience, can have what he will.”

-Ben Franklin

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.”

-A. Milne

“The two most powerful warriors are Patience and time.”

-Leo Tolstoy

“The true secret in being a hero lies in knowing the order of things…Things must happen when it is time for them to happen.”

-Peter S. Beagle

“Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.”

-Phillips Brooks

“Our patience will achieve more than our force.”

-Edmund Burke

“Good character is not formed in a week or a month. It is created little by little, day by day. Protracted and patient effort is needed to develop good character.”


“Obstacles, of course, are developmentally necessary: they teach kids strategy, patience, critical thinking, resilience and resourcefulness.”

-Naomi Wolf

“It is easy finding reasons why other people should be patient.”

-George Eliot

“The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg – not by smashing it.”

-Arnold Glasow

“Order marches with weighty and measured strides. Disorder is always in a hurry.”

-Napoleon Bonaparte

“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is Patience.”

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears.”

-Barbara Johnson