Patience Quotations, Quotes, Quotation Collection

Perhaps there is only one cardinal sin: impatience. Because of impatience we were driven out of Paradise, because of impatience we cannot return.

W. H. Auden

Abused patience turns to fury.
 

Thomas Fuller

All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer.
 

Thomas Fuller

Let him that hath no power of patience retire within himself, though even there he will have to put up with himself.
 

Baltasar Gracian

Patience and tenacity of purpose are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness.
 

Thomas Henry Huxley

Only with winter - patience can we bring
The deep - desired, long - awaited spring.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

That which in mean men we entitle patience
Is pale cold cowardice in noble breasts.

William Shakespeare

I am extraordinarily patient provided I get my own way in the end.
 

Margaret Thatcher