91 Quotes About Patience

  • "Faith, and hope, and patience and all the strong, beautiful, vital forces of piety are withered and dead in a prayerless life. The life of the individual believer, his personal salvation, and personal Christian graces have their being, bloom, and fruitage in prayer."

    - E.M. Bounds
    Topics: Prayer, Piety, Patience


  • "The times we find ourselves having to wait on others may be the perfect opportunities to train ourselves to wait on the Lord."

    - Joni Eareckson Tada
    Topics: Patience


  • "The cure for impatience with the fulfillment of God's timetable is to believe His promises, obey His will, and leave the results to Him. So often when God's timetable stretches into years we become discouraged and...want to give up or try to work something out on [our] own."

    - Jerry Bridges
    Topics: Impatience, Trust


  • "The will of God is never exactly what you expect it to be. It may seem to be much worse, but in the end it's going to be a lot better and a lot bigger."

    - Elisabeth Elliot
    Topics: Patience


  • "He who bears failure with patience is as much of a philosopher as he who succeeds; for to put up with the world needs as much wisdom as to control it."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Patience, Wisdom, Failure


  • "Change is not made without inconvenience, even from worse to better."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Patience, Change


  • "If you are affronted it is better to pass it by in silence, or with a jest, though with some dishonor, than to endeavor revenge. If you can keep reason above passion, that and watchfulness will be your best defenders."

    - Isaac Newton
    Topics: Adversity, Patience, Revenge


  • "It is hard to wait and press and pray, and hear no voice, but stay till God answers."

    - E.M. Bounds
    Topics: Prayer, Patience


  • "No short-cut that tries to bypass the patient unfolding of the true character of God, and our relationship to him as his children, can ever succeed in providing long-term spiritual therapy."

    - Sinclair B. Ferguson
    Topics: Patience


  • "That cross inmate of your household, who has hitherto made life a burden to you, and who has been the Juggernaut car to crush your soul into the dust, may henceforth be a glorious chariot to carry you to the heights of heavenly patience and long-suffering."

    - Hannah Whitall Smith
    Topics: Suffering, Patience


  • "There is no love of God without patience, and no patience without lowliness and sweetness of spirit."

    - John Wesley
    Topics: Patience, Meekness


  • "If a sudden jar can cause me to speak an impatient, unloving word, then I know nothing of Calvary love. For a cup brimful of sweet water cannot spill even one drop of bitter water, however suddenly jolted."

    - Amy Carmichael
    Topics: Impatience


  • "Christ bears with the saints' imperfections; well may the saints one with another."

    - William Gurnall
    Topics: Patience


  • "Patience is the companion of wisdom."

    - Augustine
    Topics: Patience, Wisdom


  • "All men commend patience, although few are willing to practice it."

    - Thomas a Kempis
    Topics: Patience, Men



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