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Patience is not the ability to wait but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.

- Joyce Meyer





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

- Barbara Johnson



Many people think that patience is sign of weakness. I think this is a mistake. It is anger that is a sign of weakness, whereas patience is a sign of strength.

- Dalai Lama



Sometimes things aren’t clear right away. That’s where you need to be patient and persevere and see where things lead

- Mary Pierce



The most powerful thing you can do right now is to be patient while things are unfolding for you.

- Anonymous



Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.

- John Quincy Adams



Patience can't be acquired overnight. It is just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it.

- Eknath Easwaran



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

- Napolean Hill



One moment of patience may ward off great disaster. One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life.

- Chinese Proverbs



Our levels of desire, patience, persistence, and confidence end up playing a much larger role in success than sheer reasoning powers.

- Robert Greene



Our Patience Will Achieve More Than Our Force.

- Edmund Burke



Happiness is not the absence of problems, It's the ability to deal with them.

- Steve Maraboli



There is far more opportunity than there is ability

- Thomas Edison



Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.

- Ronald Reagan



Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.

- Lou Holtz



There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true Self

- William James



Sarcasm – the ability to insult idiots without them realizing it

- Anonymous



Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.

- Stephen Hawking