91 Quotes About Patience

  • "A blessed spirit is a mould ever more and more patient of the bright metal poured into it, a body ever more completely uncovered to the meridian blaze of the spiritual sun."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Patience, Blessings


  • "Abused patience turns to fury."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Patience, Anger


  • "A good horse should be seldom spurred."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Patience


  • "Wait on God and He will work, but don't wait in spiritual sulks because you cannot see an inch in front of you! Are we detached enough from our spiritual hysterics to wait on God? To wait is not to sit with folded hands, but to learn to do what we are told."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Patience


  • "A man in passion rides a horse that runs away with him."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Patience, Passion


  • "God's way of answering the Christian's prayer for more patience, experience, hope and love often is to put him into the furnace of affliction."

    - Richard Cecil
    Topics: Prayer, Affliction, Patience


  • "Through the dark and stormy night Faith beholds a feeble light Up the blackness streaking; Knowing God's own time is best, In a patient hope I rest For the full day-breaking!"

    - John Greenleaf Whittier
    Topics: Patience, Rest


  • "Let's help people get on board with what God wants to give them, but what we don't want is the process. Everyone wants the product."

    - Chip Ingram
    Topics: Impatience


  • "Patience is like good motor oil. It doesn't remove all the contaminants. It just puts them into suspension so they don't get into your works and seize them up. Patient people have, so to speak, a large crankcase. They can put a lot of irritants into suspension."

    - Cornelius Plantinga
    Topics: Patience


  • "What then are we to do about our problems? We must learn to live with them until such time as God delivers us from them. We must pray for grace to endure them without murmuring. Problems patiently endured will work for our spiritual perfecting. They harm us only when we resist them or endure them unwillingly"

    - A. W. Tozer
    Topics: Struggles, Patience


  • "He that is impatient, and cannot wait on God for a mercy, will not easily submit to Him in a denial."

    - William Gurnall
    Topics: Mercy, Impatience


  • "Appearances can be deceptive. The fact that we cannot see what God is doing does not mean that He is doing nothing. The Lord has His own timetable. It is we who must learn to adjust to it, not vice versa. When God's time comes nothing will stand in His way. We can therefore wait for Him with this happy confidence: "As for God, His way is perfect" (2 Samuel 22:31)."

    - Sinclair B. Ferguson
    Topics: Patience


  • "Be deaf to the quarrelsome, blind to the scorner and dumb to the inquisitive."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Humility, Patience, Quarreling


  • "Beloved, have you ever thought that someday you will not have anything to try you, or anyone to vex you again? There will be no opportunity in heaven to learn or to show the spirit of patience, forbearance, and longsuffering. If you are to practice these things, it must be now."

    - A. B. Simpson
    Topics: Patience


  • "If I have made any improvement in the sciences, it is owing more to patient attention than to anything beside."

    - Isaac Newton
    Topics: Patience



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