91 Quotes About Patience

  • "The Bible says the fruit of the spirit is longsuffering. I'll tell you one thing about fruit: you will never see a fruit factory. Isn't that right? You see a shirt factory, but you see a fruit orchard. You see, there is no fruit without life. You cannot manufacture patience. The fruit of the Spirit is patience."

    - Adrian Rogers
    Topics: Patience


  • "I think Christians fail so often to get answers to their prayers because they do not wait long enough on God. They just drop down and say a few words, and then jump up and forget it and expect God to answer them. Such praying always reminds me of the small boy ringing his neighbor's door-bell, and then running away as fast as he can go."

    - E.M. Bounds
    Topics: Prayer, Patience


  • "In regard of God, patience is a submission to His sovereignty. To endure a trial, simply because we cannot avoid or resist it, is not Christian patience. But to humbly submit because it is the will of God to inflict the trial, to be silent because the sovereignty of God orders it - is true godly patience."

    - Stephen Charnock
    Topics: Trials, Patience


  • "Everyone feels benevolent if nothing happens to be annoying him at the moment."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Patience


  • "Ultimately, all our complaints are directed against God."

    - Woodrow Kroll
    Topics: Impatience


  • "We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world."

    - Helen Keller
    Topics: Patience, Joy


  • "If I have done the public any service, it is due to my patient thought."

    - Isaac Newton
    Topics: Patience, Reasoning


  • "Think of the ills from which you are exempt, and it will aid you to bear patiently those which now you may suffer."

    - Richard Cecil
    Topics: Patience, Suffering


  • "Do daily and hourly your duty; do it patiently and thoroughly. Do it as it presents itself; do it at the moment, and let it be its own reward. Never mind whether it is known and acknowledged or not, but do not fail to do it."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Patience, Service, Faithful


  • "There are three indispensable requirements for a missionary: 1. Patience 2. Patience 3. Patience."

    - Hudson Taylor
    Topics: Missions, Patience


  • "Joy is the holy fire that keeps our purpose warm and our intelligence aglow."

    - Helen Keller
    Topics: Patience, Fire, Joy


  • "Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections, but instantly set about remedying them - every day begin the task anew."

    - Francis de Sales
    Topics: Patience, Perseverance


  • "No man is poor who does not think himself so. But if in a full fortune with impatience he desires more, he proclaims his wants and his beggarly condition."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Character, Impatience


  • "Affect not little shifts and subterfuges to avoid the force of an argument."

    - Isaac Watts
    Topics: Patience


  • "Do not be impatient for impatience is of the flesh. Do not try different methods because they are useful solely in helping the flesh. We must distrust the flesh entirely."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Impatience, Humility



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