91 Quotes About Patience

  • "All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Patience, Suffering, Endurance


  • "The patient man is merry indeed.... The jailers that watch him are but his pages of honor, and his very dungeon but the lower side of the vault of heaven. He kisseth the wheel that must kill him; and thinks the stairs of the scaffold of his martyrdom but so many degrees of his ascent to glory. The tormentors are weary of him. the beholders have pity on him, all men wonder at him; and while he seems below all men, below himself, he is above nature. He hath so overcome himself that nothing can conquer him."

    - Thomas Adams
    Topics: Patience


  • "Patience is a grace as difficult as it is necessary, and as hard to come by as it is precious when it is gained."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Patience


  • "One of the great disadvantages of hurry is that it takes such a long time."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Patience


  • "Security is mostly superstition. It does not exist in nature."

    - Helen Keller
    Topics: Patience


  • "A Christian without patience is like a soldier without arms."

    - Thomas Watson
    Topics: Patience


  • "Set not thyself to attain much rest, but much patience."

    - Thomas a Kempis
    Topics: Patience


  • "Those who wait for God are pilgrim souls that have no tie that will hold them when the definite command is issued; no prejudices that will paralyze their effort when in some strange coming of the light they are commanded to take a pathway entirely different to that which was theirs before; having no interests either temporal or eternal, either material or mental or spiritual, that will conflict with the will of God when that will is made known."

    - G. Campbell Morgan
    Topics: Patience, Waiting


  • "At the least bear patiently, if thou canst not joyfully."

    - Thomas a Kempis
    Topics: Patience, Joy


  • "Slight small injuries and they will become none at all."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Patience


  • "I thank God for my handicaps for, through them, I have found myself, my work, and my God."

    - Helen Keller
    Topics: Patience, Work


  • "Patience is the ability to suffer a long time under the mistreatment of others without growing resentful or bitter."

    - Jerry Bridges
    Topics: Patience


  • "Do not let the loud utterances of your own wills anticipate, nor drown, the still, small voice in which God speaks. Bridle impatience till He does. If you cannot hear His whisper, wait till you do. Take care of running before you are sent. Keep your wills in equipoise till God's hand gives the impulse and direction."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Impatience


  • "It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect. The more perfect we are, the more gentle and quiet we become toward the defects of others."

    - Francois Fenelon
    Topics: Patience, Gentleness


  • "God's patience is infinite. Men, like small kettles, boil quickly with wrath at the least wrong. Not so God. If God were as wrathful, the world would have been a heap of ruins long ago."

    - Sadhu Sundar Singh
    Topics: God, Patience



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