Endurance is nobler than strength, and patience than beauty.–John Ruskin (1819 – 1900)
How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?–William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616)
Abused patience turns to fury.–Thomas Fuller (1608 – 1661)
Endurance is patience concentrated.–Thomas Carlyle (1795 – 1881)
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.–Thomas Aquinas (1225 – 1274)
Never a tear bedims the eye that time and patience will not dry.–Bret Harte (1836 – 1902)
Patience is the art of hoping.–Luc de Clapiers (1715 – 1747)
Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it’s cowardice.–George Jackson (1941 – 1971)
Patience is the art of concealing your impatience.–Guy Kawasaki (b. 1954)
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.–Francis Bacon (1561 – 1626)
53 thoughts on “Patience has its limits…”
Again, wonderful reflections. Patience is the eye of the storm. 🙂
💓🙏🏻 Terveen 🙏🏻💓 ~ that’s a good quote!
Love these. Thanks for sharing ❤ ❤ ❤
❤ Sylvia ❤
Great words, David ❤
❤ Thanks, Vidah ❤
I often cannot conceal my impatience with impatient people – thus, no matter how patient I am, I, too, can be impatient – LOL
❤ Tamrah Jo ❤ ~ I feel you!
I should have replied to Robert Fuller.